TMO has been removed from your Stock Email Alerts list.
Please enter Portfolio Name for new portfolio.
This is the expense the company spent on research and development. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc's research and development for the three months ended in Jun. 2014 was $184 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $534 Mil.
This is the expense the company spent on research and development.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 95.9 (Sep. 2013 ) + 104.7 (Dec. 2013 ) + 149.7 (Mar. 2014 ) + 183.7 (Jun. 2014 ) = $534 Mil.
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.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc Annual Data
|Research & Development||135||153||170||239||249||246||287||340||376||396|
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc Quarterly Data
|Research & Development||92||94||92||99||98||97||96||105||150||184|