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This is the expense the company spent on research and development. KLA-Tencor Corp's research and development for the three months ended in Jun. 2014 was $138 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $539 Mil.
This is the expense the company spent on research and development.
KLA-Tencor Corp Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 132.273 (Sep. 2013 ) + 134.587 (Dec. 2013 ) + 134.161 (Mar. 2014 ) + 138.448 (Jun. 2014 ) = $539 Mil.
* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.
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.
KLA-Tencor Corp Annual Data
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KLA-Tencor Corp Quarterly Data
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