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Travelzoo (NAS:TZOO)
Research & Development
$8.9 Mil (TTM As of Mar. 2017)

This is the expense the company spent on research and development. Travelzoo's research and development for the three months ended in Mar. 2017 was $2.4 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was $8.9 Mil.


Definition

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

Travelzoo Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was 2.089 (Jun. 2016 ) + 2.317 (Sep. 2016 ) + 2.164 (Dec. 2016 ) + 2.357 (Mar. 2017 ) = $8.9 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.

Travelzoo Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
Research & Development 0.00.00.00.00.00.08.811.312.59.4

Travelzoo Quarterly Data

Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16Mar17
Research & Development 3.03.13.22.93.32.82.12.32.22.4
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