|MEDTRONIC PLC filed this Form 10-Q on 09/01/2017|
Notes to Consolidated Financial Statements
three months ended July 28, 2017, charges included $5 million recognized within cost of products sold and $1 million recognized within selling, general and administrative expense.
For the three months ended July 29, 2016, the Company recognized $111 million in charges, which were partially offset by accrual adjustments of $7 million. Accrual adjustments primarily relate to certain employees identified for termination finding other positions within the Company. For the three months ended July 29, 2016, charges included $10 million recognized within cost of products sold.
6. Financial Instruments
The Company holds investments such as marketable debt and equity securities that are classified and accounted for as available-for-sale and are remeasured on a recurring basis. The Company also holds cost method, equity method, and other investments which are measured at fair value on a nonrecurring basis. For information regarding the valuation techniques and inputs used in the fair value measurements, refer to Note 1 to the consolidated financial statements included in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended April 28, 2017.