Switch to:
NCR Corp (NYSE:NCR)
Research and Development
$263 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2014)

This is the expense the company spent on research and development. NCR Corp's research and development for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was $77 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $263 Mil.


Definition

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

NCR Corp Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 63 (Mar. 2014 ) + 64 (Jun. 2014 ) + 59 (Sep. 2014 ) + 77 (Dec. 2014 ) = $263 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.

NCR Corp Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
Research & Development 125119137148141156176155203263

NCR Corp Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
Research & Development 47135555534063645977
Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)
FEEDBACK