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II-VI Inc (NAS:IIVI)
Research and Development
$47.7 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 2014)

This is the expense the company spent on research and development. II-VI Inc's research and development for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $12.9 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $47.7 Mil.


Definition

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

II-VI Inc Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 11.355 (Dec. 2013 ) + 12.099 (Mar. 2014 ) + 11.322 (Jun. 2014 ) + 12.943 (Sep. 2014 ) = $47.7 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.

II-VI Inc Annual Data

Jun05Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14
Research & Development 12.66.916.17.717.711.816.121.422.742.5

II-VI Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
Research & Development 5.55.65.65.85.77.711.412.111.312.9
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