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Xilinx Inc (NAS:XLNX)
Research and Development
$534 Mil (TTM As of Mar. 2016)

This is the expense the company spent on research and development. Xilinx Inc's research and development for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $136 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $534 Mil.


Definition

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

Xilinx Inc Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 126.648 (Jun. 2015 ) + 130.22 (Sep. 2015 ) + 141.378 (Dec. 2015 ) + 135.645 (Mar. 2016 ) = $534 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.

Xilinx Inc Annual Data

Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Mar13Mar14Mar15Mar16
Research & Development 388358355369392435476492526534

Xilinx Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
Research & Development 128128122138133132127130141136
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