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Helmerich & Payne Inc (NYSE:HP)
Research and Development
$16 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 2014)

This is the expense the company spent on research and development. Helmerich & Payne Inc's research and development for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $4 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $16 Mil.


Definition

This is the expense the company spent on research and development.

Helmerich & Payne Inc Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 4.257 (Dec. 2013 ) + 3.625 (Mar. 2014 ) + 3.864 (Jun. 2014 ) + 4.159 (Sep. 2014 ) = $16 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

If competitive advantage is created by a patent or tech advantage, at some point it will disappear.

High R&D usually dictates high SG&A which threatens the competitive advantage.


Related Terms

Gross Profit


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Helmerich & Payne Inc Annual Data

Sep05Sep06Sep07Sep08Sep09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14
Research & Development 0002101216161516

Helmerich & Payne Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
Research & Development 4534444444
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