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Western Digital Research & Development

: $2,219 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2019)
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This is the expense the company spent on research and development. Western Digital's research and development for the three months ended in Dec. 2019 was $578 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2019 was $2,219 Mil.


Western Digital Research & Development Historical Data

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

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Western Digital Annual Data
Jun10 Jun11 Jun12 Jun13 Jun14 Jun15 Jun16 Jun17 Jun18 Jun19
Research & Development Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 1,646.00 1,627.00 2,441.00 2,400.00 2,182.00

Western Digital Quarterly Data
Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19
Research & Development Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 539.00 544.00 523.00 574.00 578.00

Western Digital Research & Development Calculation

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

Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2019 was 544 (Mar. 2019 ) + 523 (Jun. 2019 ) + 574 (Sep. 2019 ) + 578 (Dec. 2019 ) = $2,219 Mil.

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


Western Digital  (NAS:WDC) Research & Development 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.


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