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Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (NYSE:TEVA)
Research and Development
$1,488 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2014)

This is the expense the company spent on research and development. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd's research and development for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was $379 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $1,488 Mil.


Definition

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

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 353 (Mar. 2014 ) + 344 (Jun. 2014 ) + 412 (Sep. 2014 ) + 379 (Dec. 2014 ) = $1,488 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.

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
Research & Development 3694955812,1888029331,0951,3561,4271,488

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
Research & Development 324442329339348411353344412379
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