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II-VI Inc (NAS:IIVI)
Research and Development
$52.9 Mil (TTM As of Mar. 2016)

This is the expense the company spent on research and development. II-VI Inc's research and development for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $14.9 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $52.9 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 Mar. 2016 was 12.598 (Jun. 2015 ) + 13.151 (Sep. 2015 ) + 12.155 (Dec. 2015 ) + 14.946 (Mar. 2016 ) = $52.9 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

Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14Jun15Jun16
Research & Development 16.17.717.711.816.121.422.742.551.360.4

II-VI Inc Quarterly Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
Research & Development 12.111.312.912.812.912.613.212.214.920.1
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