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Marvell Technology Group Ltd (NAS:MRVL)
Research and Development
$1,015 Mil (TTM As of Apr. 2016)

This is the expense the company spent on research and development. Marvell Technology Group Ltd's research and development for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was $240 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2016 was $1,015 Mil.


Definition

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

Marvell Technology Group Ltd Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2016 was 285.641 (Jul. 2015 ) + 252.502 (Oct. 2015 ) + 236 (Jan. 2016 ) + 240.458 (Apr. 2016 ) = $1,015 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.

Marvell Technology Group Ltd Annual Data

Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14Jan15Jan16
Research & Development 6589899358288981,0141,0571,1571,1591,054

Marvell Technology Group Ltd Quarterly Data

Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16
Research & Development 289295295288285280286253236240
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