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This is the expense the company spent on research and development. Smith & Wesson Holding Corp's research and development for the three months ended in Apr. 2015 was $2.1 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was $6.9 Mil.
This is the expense the company spent on research and development.
Smith & Wesson Holding Corp Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was 1.457 (Jul. 2014 ) + 1.473 (Oct. 2014 ) + 1.901 (Jan. 2015 ) + 2.113 (Apr. 2015 ) = $6.9 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.
Smith & Wesson Holding Corp Annual Data
|Research & Development||0.3||1.2||1.9||2.9||4.3||4.4||4.5||4.8||5.6||6.9|
Smith & Wesson Holding Corp Quarterly Data
|Research & Development||1.0||1.4||1.4||1.3||1.5||1.5||1.5||1.5||1.9||2.1|