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Trio-Tech International (AMEX:TRT)
Research & Development
$0.21 Mil (TTM As of Mar. 2017)

This is the expense the company spent on research and development. Trio-Tech International's research and development for the three months ended in Mar. 2017 was $0.05 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was $0.21 Mil.


Definition

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

Trio-Tech International Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was 0.052 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.053 (Sep. 2016 ) + 0.052 (Dec. 2016 ) + 0.051 (Mar. 2017 ) = $0.21 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

Trio-Tech International Annual Data

Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14Jun15Jun16
Research & Development 0.070.060.040.040.250.300.280.200.180.20

Trio-Tech International Quarterly Data

Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16Mar17
Research & Development 0.050.040.040.050.050.050.050.050.050.05
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