InterDigital Company Profile (NASDAQ:IDCC)

About InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC)

InterDigital logoInterDigital, Inc. designs and develops technologies for wireless communications. The Company is focused on three technology areas: cellular wireless technology, Internet of things (IoT) technology, and, through its Hillcrest Laboratories, Inc. (Hillcrest Labs) subsidiary, sensor and sensor fusion technology. It offers a range of technologies that are used in digital cellular and wireless products and networks, including second generation (2G), third generation (3G), fourth generation (4G) and IEEE 802-related products and networks. Products incorporating its inventions include mobile devices, such as cellular phones, tablets, notebook computers and wireless personal digital assistants; wireless infrastructure equipment, such as base stations; components, dongles and modules for wireless devices, and IoT devices and software platforms. The Company is developing a range of technologies in the areas of video compression and delivery, security, analytics, and other areas.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Wireless Communications
  • Sub-Industry: Communications Equipment
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:IDCC
  • CUSIP: 45867G10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $2.86 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 34,681,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $85.24
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $86.67
  • 52 Week Range: $51.97 - $102.30
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 9.29
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 31.05
  • P/E Growth: 1.06
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $652.62 million
  • Price / Sales: 4.39
  • Book Value: $21.52 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.84
  • Annual Dividend: $1.20
  • Dividend Yield: 1.5%
  • EBIDTA: $476.32 million
  • Net Margins: 40.78%
  • Return on Equity: 33.71%
  • Return on Assets: 12.89%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.44%
  • Current Ratio: 4.09%
  • Quick Ratio: 4.09%
  • Average Volume: 349,016 shs.
  • Beta: 1.25
  • Short Ratio: 3.07

Frequently Asked Questions for InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC)

What is InterDigital's stock symbol?

InterDigital trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "IDCC."

How often does InterDigital pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for InterDigital?

InterDigital declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 29th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, April 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Wednesday, April 26th. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.45%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, April 10th. View InterDigital's Dividend History.

How were InterDigital's earnings last quarter?

InterDigital, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDCC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 27th. The company reported $0.93 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.71 by $0.22. The firm had revenue of $94.53 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $92.90 million. InterDigital had a net margin of 40.78% and a return on equity of 33.71%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 12.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.79 EPS. View InterDigital's Earnings History.

When will InterDigital make its next earnings announcement?

InterDigital is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 31st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for InterDigital.

Where is InterDigital's stock going? Where will InterDigital's stock price be in 2017?

6 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for InterDigital's stock. Their predictions range from $86.00 to $100.00. On average, they expect InterDigital's share price to reach $91.33 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for InterDigital.

Who are some of InterDigital's key competitors?

Who owns InterDigital stock?

InterDigital's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.22%), State Street Corp (3.20%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.58%), AQR Capital Management LLC (1.90%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.38%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.27%). Company insiders that own InterDigital stock include James J Nolan, Jannie K Lau, Jean F Rankin, Jeffrey K Belk, Lawrence F Shay, Richard Brezski, Robert S Roath, Scott A Mcquilkin and William J Merritt. View Institutional Ownership Trends for InterDigital.

Who sold InterDigital stock? Who is selling InterDigital stock?

InterDigital's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY, Morgan Stanley, DUPONT CAPITAL MANAGEMENT Corp, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Quantitative Investment Management LLC, BTIM Corp. and Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have sold InterDigital stock in the last year include James J Nolan, Jannie K Lau, Jean F Rankin, Jeffrey K Belk, Lawrence F Shay, Richard Brezski, Robert S Roath, Scott A Mcquilkin and William J Merritt. View Insider Buying and Selling for InterDigital.

Who bought InterDigital stock? Who is buying InterDigital stock?

InterDigital's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Nova Scotia, Highbridge Capital Management LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Gotham Asset Management LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, UBS Group AG and Seizert Capital Partners LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for InterDigital.

How do I buy InterDigital stock?

Shares of InterDigital can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of InterDigital stock cost?

One share of InterDigital stock can currently be purchased for approximately $82.60.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $91.33 (10.57% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/25/2017ValuEngineUpgradeBuy -> Strong-BuyLowView Rating Details
5/4/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$100.00LowView Rating Details
4/25/2017Benchmark Co.Initiated CoverageHold -> HoldLowView Rating Details
2/24/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual Weight -> Equal Weight$94.00 -> $88.00N/AView Rating Details
12/7/2016SidotiDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$86.00N/AView Rating Details
10/5/2016Dougherty & CoDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC)
Earnings by Quarter for InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC)
Earnings History by Quarter for InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/27/2017Q1 2017$0.71$0.93$92.90 million$94.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2017Q416$3.84$3.85$262.57 million$273.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$3.01$2.99$210.68 million$208.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q216$0.31$1.14$76.60 million$75.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.78$0.79$101.36 million$107.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q415$0.72$0.92$103.23 million$112.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2015Q315$0.24$0.68$79.04 million$100.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.78$0.89$108.27 million$118.55 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.77$0.84$108.65 million$110.38 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2015Q414$0.36$0.36$85.90 million$86.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.20$0.34$70.90 million$77.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$2.13$1.93$192.30 million$194.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114($0.16)($0.05)$56.60 million$57.84 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413$0.30$0.35$81.60 million$9.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q313$0.01$0.64$51.79 million$110.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.15$0.22$68.18 million$67.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013($0.20)($0.30)$46.90 million$46.91 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2013Q4 2012$0.06$0.38$61.17 million$87.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2012$5.61$5.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.30$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.30$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$0.46$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$0.49$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2011$0.79$0.76ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.16
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.99
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.74$1.11$0.93
Q2 20172$0.63$1.33$0.98
Q3 20172$0.60$0.67$0.64
Q4 20172$0.62$0.62$0.62
Q1 20182$0.53$1.30$0.92
Q2 20182$0.53$0.75$0.64
Q3 20182$0.53$0.84$0.69
Q4 20182$0.70$0.79$0.75
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC)
Most Recent Dividend:4/26/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.20
Dividend Yield:1.45%
Payout Ratio:20.55% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
41.52% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
45.11% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC)

Dividend History by Quarter for InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 69.84%
Insider Trades by Quarter for InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/12/2017Lawrence F ShayEVPSell8,000$85.88$687,040.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2017James J NolanEVPSell8,596$83.83$720,602.68View SEC Filing  
3/31/2017Scott A McquilkinEVPSell500$85.75$42,875.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2017Richard BrezskiCFOSell10,000$84.93$849,300.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2017William J MerrittInsiderSell2,000$84.92$169,840.00View SEC Filing  
1/24/2017William J MerrittCEOSell9,000$90.06$810,540.00View SEC Filing  
1/23/2017William J MerrittCEOSell9,000$88.32$794,880.00View SEC Filing  
1/20/2017Jeffrey K BelkDirectorSell2,773$88.70$245,965.10View SEC Filing  
1/20/2017Lawrence F ShayEVPSell7,157$88.70$634,825.90View SEC Filing  
10/31/2016Richard BrezskiCFOSell6,807$70.00$476,490.00View SEC Filing  
10/12/2016Robert S RoathDirectorSell6,901$77.34$533,723.34View SEC Filing  
10/10/2016Jannie K LauEVPSell2,010$78.35$157,483.50View SEC Filing  
10/10/2016William J MerrittInsiderSell5,000$78.35$391,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2016Jean F RankinDirectorSell950$58.36$55,442.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2016Jannie K LauEVPSell6,132$59.50$364,854.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016Lawrence F ShayEVPSell4,233$55.00$232,815.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016William J MerrittCEOSell5,000$50.00$250,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/16/2015Jannie K LauEVPSell1,604$57.50$92,230.00View SEC Filing  
6/19/2015Robert S RoathDirectorSell7,992$59.31$474,005.52View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015William J MerrittCEOSell5,000$59.50$297,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015John A KritzmacherDirectorSell2,000$52.56$105,120.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2015Lawrence F ShayVPSell7,036$52.31$368,053.16View SEC Filing  
12/29/2014Jannie K LauEVPSell2,295$54.17$124,320.15View SEC Filing  
12/22/2014Jeffrey K BelkDirectorSell2,400$53.63$128,712.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2014William J MerrittCEOSell5,000$53.36$266,800.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2014John A KritzmacherDirectorSell2,000$49.38$98,760.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2014John A KritzmacherDirectorSell2,000$43.24$86,480.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2014Edward KaminsDirectorSell7,000$46.78$327,460.00View SEC Filing  
7/14/2014Lawrence F ShayVPSell6,057$46.58$282,135.06View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013John A KritzmacherDirectorSell2,000$40.00$80,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2012William J MerrittCEOSell2,644$42.00$111,048.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC)
Latest Headlines for InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC)
DateHeadline logoInterDigital, Inc. (IDCC) Upgraded by ValuEngine to "Strong-Buy" - May 25 at 3:37 PM logoDougherty & Co Weighs in on InterDigital, Inc.'s Q2 2017 Earnings (IDCC) - May 22 at 7:06 AM logoResearch Analysts Set Expectations for InterDigital, Inc.'s Q3 2017 Earnings (IDCC) - May 19 at 7:32 AM logoIDCC Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level - May 17 at 5:47 PM logoInterDigital to Present at 18th Annual B. Riley & Co. Institutional Investor Conference - May 17 at 5:46 PM logoInterDigital, Inc. (IDCC) EVP Lawrence F. Shay Sells 8,000 Shares - May 15 at 7:31 PM logoInterDigital (IDCC) Guides Q2 Revenues Above Views - - May 12 at 6:32 PM logoInterDigital (IDCC) Guides Q2 Revenues Above Views - May 11 at 6:25 PM logoInterDigital, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : IDCC-US : May 11, 2017 - May 11 at 6:25 PM logoInterDigital Issues Revenue Guidance for Second Quarter 2017 - May 11 at 6:25 PM logoETFs with exposure to InterDigital, Inc. : May 11, 2017 - May 11 at 6:25 PM logoInterDigital, Inc. (IDCC) EVP Sells $720,602.68 in Stock - May 9 at 7:41 PM logo$93.95 Million in Sales Expected for InterDigital, Inc. (IDCC) This Quarter - May 6 at 7:56 AM logo Analysts Expect InterDigital, Inc. (IDCC) Will Announce Earnings of $0.63 Per Share - May 4 at 10:52 PM logoInterDigital, Inc. (IDCC) Receives "Buy" Rating from B. Riley - May 4 at 2:36 PM logoInterDigital (IDCC) Given Media Sentiment Rating of 0.23 - May 4 at 1:23 AM logoInterDigital (IDCC) Given Media Sentiment Rating of 0.23 - May 4 at 1:23 AM logoInterDigital, Inc. (IDCC) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - May 3 at 8:42 AM logoIoT Research Paper: Road to Energy Savings, ROI Goes Through Telecom Operators - May 2 at 10:19 AM logoETFs with exposure to InterDigital, Inc. : May 1, 2017 - May 1 at 6:25 PM logoInterDigital, Inc. (IDCC) Expected to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of $0.63 Per Share - May 1 at 8:11 AM logoInterDigital, Inc. Expected to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of $0.63 Per Share (IDCC) - May 1 at 8:11 AM logoSomewhat Favorable News Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect InterDigital (IDCC) Share Price - April 30 at 1:09 PM logoInterDigital, Inc. (IDCC) Given Buy Rating at B. Riley - April 29 at 7:52 AM logoInterDigital, Inc. :IDCC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : April 28, 2017 - April 28 at 6:50 PM logoEdited Transcript of IDCC earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 2:00pm GMT - April 28 at 10:04 AM logoInterDigital, Inc. (IDCC) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.22 EPS - April 27 at 9:01 PM logoInterDigital posts 1Q profit - April 27 at 6:25 PM logoInterDigital Announces Financial Results for First Quarter 2017 - GlobeNewswire (press release) - April 27 at 8:38 AM logoInterDigital Announces Financial Results for First Quarter 2017 - April 27 at 8:37 AM logoInterDigital, Inc. (IDCC) Lifted to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - April 27 at 12:50 AM logoInterDigital, Inc. (IDCC) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research - April 27 at 12:28 AM logoB. Riley Upgrades InterDigital Inc. (IDCC) to Buy - - April 26 at 7:29 PM logoInterDigital, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:IDCC) : April 26, 2017 - April 26 at 7:29 PM logoInterDigital (IDCC) Getting Somewhat Negative Press Coverage, Study Shows - April 26 at 2:56 PM logoInterDigital, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : IDCC-US : April 25, 2017 - April 25 at 10:45 AM logoInterDigital, Inc. (IDCC) Upgraded to "Buy" by B. Riley - April 24 at 9:10 PM logoSomewhat Critical Press Coverage Very Likely to Impact InterDigital (IDCC) Stock Price - April 23 at 3:59 PM logoInterDigital, Inc. : IDCC-US: Dividend Analysis : April 12th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 19, 2017 - April 19 at 5:43 PM logoInterDigital (IDCC) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.56 - April 18 at 9:33 AM logoInterDigital to Explore Business Relationships with Emerging Companies in Conjunction with EvoNexus - April 17 at 5:14 PM logo$94.02 Million in Sales Expected for InterDigital, Inc. (IDCC) This Quarter - April 15 at 8:15 AM logoInterDigital, Inc. (IDCC) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.62 Per Share - April 13 at 8:30 PM logoInterDigital Announces Date for First Quarter 2017 Financial Results - April 10 at 11:05 AM logoInterDigital Joins the 5G Automotive Association - April 10 at 11:05 AM logoInterDigital Wins IEEE Technology Innovation Award for Millimeter Wave Communication Technology - April 3 at 8:54 PM logoINTERDIGITAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers - April 3 at 8:54 PM logoInterDigital, Inc. (IDCC) EVP Sells $42,875.00 in Stock - April 3 at 8:26 PM logoInterDigital (IDCC) Names Joan Gillman to Board of Directors - - April 3 at 3:53 PM logoInterDigital, Inc. Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.30 (idcc) - March 30 at 8:29 AM



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