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Netflix Inc (NAS:NFLX)
Research and Development
$545 Mil (TTM As of Jun. 2015)

This is the expense the company spent on research and development. Netflix Inc's research and development for the three months ended in Jun. 2015 was $155 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was $545 Mil.


Definition

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

Netflix Inc Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was 120.953 (Sep. 2014 ) + 125.876 (Dec. 2014 ) + 143.106 (Mar. 2015 ) + 155.061 (Jun. 2015 ) = $545 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.

Netflix Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
Research & Development 35487190115163259329379472

Netflix Inc Quarterly Data

Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15
Research & Development 92939698110115121126143155
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