QUALCOMM Company Profile (NASDAQ:QCOM)

About QUALCOMM (QCOM)

QUALCOMM logoQUALCOMM Incorporated is engaged in the development and commercialization of a digital communication technology called code division multiple access (CDMA). The Company is engaged in the development and commercialization of the orthogonal frequency division multiple access (OFDMA) family of technologies, including long-term evolution (LTE), which is an Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM)-based standard that uses OFDMA and single-carrier Frequency Division Multiple Access (FDMA), for cellular wireless communication applications. The Company's segments include QCT (Qualcomm CDMA Technologies), QTL (Qualcomm Technology Licensing) and QSI (Qualcomm Strategic Initiatives). The Company also develops and commercializes a range of other technologies used in handsets and tablets that contribute to end user demand. The Company's products principally consist of integrated circuits (chips or chipsets) and system software used in mobile devices and in wireless networks.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Communication Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: Communications Equipment
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: QCOM
  • CUSIP: 74752510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $53.21
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $55.74
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $61.27
  • 52-Week Range: $50.11 - $71.62
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.91
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.46
  • P/E Growth: 1.08
  • Market Cap: $79.40B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,477,041,000
  • Beta: 1.31
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 20.56%
  • Return on Equity: 20.25%
  • Return on Assets: 12.16%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.32%
  • Current Ratio: 3.14%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.93%

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 16 Hold Ratings, 12 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: $66.11 (23.02% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/28/2017Standpoint ResearchUpgradeHold -> Buy$68.00HighView Rating Details
4/24/2017Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformLowView Rating Details
4/22/2017Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingOutperform$75.00LowView Rating Details
4/22/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector Perform$60.00LowView Rating Details
4/22/2017MizuhoReiterated RatingBuy$75.00 -> $68.00LowView Rating Details
4/22/2017Pacific CrestReiterated RatingOverweight$81.00 -> $77.00LowView Rating Details
4/22/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$60.00LowView Rating Details
4/20/2017Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuy -> Buy$76.00 -> $75.00MediumView Rating Details
4/19/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralHighView Rating Details
4/19/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket PerformHighView Rating Details
4/19/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual WeightHighView Rating Details
4/19/2017Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$73.00LowView Rating Details
4/19/2017Rosenblatt SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$56.00LowView Rating Details
4/17/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$64.00LowView Rating Details
4/4/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$78.00LowView Rating Details
3/30/2017MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutral -> Neutral$60.00LowView Rating Details
2/23/2017Citigroup IncReiterated RatingNeutral$70.00 -> $60.00N/AView Rating Details
2/16/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
1/26/2017InstinetLower Price Target$65.00N/AView Rating Details
1/26/2017Brean CapitalReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
1/24/2017Charter EquityDowngradeBuy -> Mkt PerformN/AView Rating Details
1/23/2017CLSADowngradeBuy -> Underperform$80.00 -> $60.00N/AView Rating Details
1/23/2017NomuraDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$80.00 -> $70.00N/AView Rating Details
12/20/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncInitiated CoveragePositive$80.00N/AView Rating Details
10/9/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingHold$54.00N/AView Rating Details
9/30/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$70.00 -> $73.00N/AView Rating Details
8/3/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuy$70.00N/AView Rating Details
7/22/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncUpgradeBuy -> Conviction-BuyN/AView Rating Details
7/18/2016Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
7/6/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$59.00N/AView Rating Details
7/1/2016Evercore ISIDowngradeBuy -> Hold$60.00 -> $55.00N/AView Rating Details
3/28/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$55.00 -> $50.00N/AView Rating Details
2/17/2016William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
2/12/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
1/28/2016Topeka Capital MarketsLower Price TargetHold$52.00 -> $50.00N/AView Rating Details
1/22/2016Northland SecuritiesUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
1/15/2016Chardan CapitalReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
11/6/2015JMP SecuritiesLower Price TargetMarket Outperform$85.00 -> $75.00N/AView Rating Details
7/26/2015ScotiabankReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
6/29/2015Drexel HamiltonDowngradeHold -> Sell$60.00 -> $55.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 4/29/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM)
Earnings by Quarter for QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM)
Earnings History by Quarter for QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/19/2017        
4/19/2017Q2 2017$1.05$1.34$5.86 billion$5.99 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2017Q117$1.18$1.19$6.12 billion$5.99 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q416$1.13$1.28$5.84 billion$9.17 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/20/2016Q316$0.97$1.16$5.57 billion$5.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q216$0.96$1.04$5.33 billion$5.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/27/2016Q116$0.90$0.97$5.68 billion$5.78 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q415$0.86$0.91$5.21 billion$5.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/22/2015Q315$0.95$0.99$5.85 billion$5.83 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2015Q215$1.33$1.40$6.83 billion$6.89 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q115$1.26$1.34$6.93 billion$7.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q414$1.31$1.26$7.02 billion$6.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2014Q314$1.22$1.44$6.52 million$6.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2014Q214$1.22$1.31$6.48 billion$6.37 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2014Q114$1.18$1.26$6.69 billion$6.60 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q413$1.08$1.05$6.34 billion$6.48 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q3 2013$1.03$1.03$6.05 billion$6.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q2 2013$1.17$1.17$6.07 billion$6.12 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2013Q1 2013$1.12$1.26$5.90 billion$6.02 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q412$0.82$0.89$4.67 billion$4.87 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2012$0.86$0.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2012$0.96$1.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2012$0.90$0.97ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.78$0.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2011$0.71$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2011$0.80$0.86ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2011$0.72$0.82ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.80
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.97$1.04$1.01
Q2 20172$1.01$1.04$1.03
Q3 20174$0.70$0.98$0.89
Q4 20173$0.82$0.98$0.88
Q2 20181$1.11$1.11$1.11
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM)
Next Dividend:6/21/2017
Annual Dividend:$2.12
Dividend Yield:3.94%
Dividend Growth:16.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:64.63% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
45.40% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
45.20% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:14 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM)

Dividend History by Quarter for QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
4/12/2017quarterly$0.574.32%5/26/20175/31/20176/21/2017
1/12/2017quarterly$0.533.17%2/27/20173/1/20173/22/2017
10/6/2016quarterly$0.533.11%11/28/201611/30/201612/16/2016
7/12/2016quarterly$0.533.87%8/29/20168/31/20169/21/2016
4/8/2016quarterly$0.534.16%5/27/20166/1/20166/22/2016
1/12/2016quarterly$0.484.16%2/29/20163/2/20163/23/2016
10/9/2015quarterly$0.483.32%11/27/201512/1/201512/18/2015
7/7/2015quarterly$0.483.1%8/31/20159/2/20159/23/2015
4/8/2015quarterly$0.482.79%6/1/20156/3/20156/24/2015
1/14/2015quarterly$0.422.35%3/2/20153/4/20153/25/2015
10/16/2014quarterly$0.422.32%11/26/201412/1/201412/18/2014
7/18/2014quarterly$0.422.11%8/29/20149/3/20149/24/2014
4/8/2014quarterly$0.422.1%6/2/20146/4/20146/25/2014
1/22/2014quarterly$0.351.85%3/3/20143/5/20143/26/2014
10/24/2013quarterly$0.352.05%11/27/201312/2/201312/19/2013
4/9/2013quarterly$0.352.08%6/3/20136/5/20136/26/2013
1/15/2013quarterly$0.251.54%3/6/20133/8/20133/27/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.24%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 79.28%
Insider Trades by Quarter for QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM)
Insider Trades by Quarter for QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/21/2017James H ThompsonEVPSell25,000$52.53$1,313,250.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2017Cristiano R. AmonEVPBuy18,815$53.13$999,640.95View SEC Filing  
1/30/2017Anthony J VinciquerraDirectorBuy1,000$53.99$53,990.00View SEC Filing  
1/9/2017Derek K AberlePresidentSell11,621$65.68$763,267.28View SEC Filing  
1/3/2017Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$65.86$131,720.00View SEC Filing  
12/29/2016Alexander H RogersEVPSell8,993$65.50$589,041.50View SEC Filing  
12/13/2016Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$70.00$140,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2016Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$68.16$136,320.00View SEC Filing  
12/7/2016John Francis MurphySVPSell9,344$68.24$637,634.56View SEC Filing  
11/30/2016Derek K AberlePresidentSell14,990$66.69$999,683.10View SEC Filing  
11/21/2016Michelle M SterlingEVPSell9,810$66.53$652,659.30View SEC Filing  
11/8/2016Stiles Barbara AlexanderDirectorSell22,000$68.52$1,507,440.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2016Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$67.72$135,440.00View SEC Filing  
10/26/2016Derek K AberlePresidentSell15,000$67.43$1,011,450.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$68.18$136,360.00View SEC Filing  
9/30/2016Raymond V DittamoreDirectorSell18,000$68.39$1,231,020.00View SEC Filing  
9/29/2016Matthew S GrobEVPSell74,000$66.63$4,930,620.00View SEC Filing  
9/28/2016Derek K AberlePresidentSell15,000$63.55$953,250.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016James H ThompsonEVPSell10,000$60.94$609,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2016Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$62.30$124,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2016Derek K. AberlePresidentSell20,874$62.81$1,311,095.94View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016Matthew S GrobEVPSell15,000$63.25$948,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2016Donald J RosenbergEVPSell8,250$61.09$503,992.50View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$62.37$124,740.00View SEC Filing  
7/27/2016Derek K AberlePresidentSell22,653$61.95$1,403,353.35View SEC Filing  
7/27/2016Matthew S GrobEVPSell30,000$61.75$1,852,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2016Raymond V DittamoreDirectorSell7,000$61.00$427,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/21/2016Matthew S GrobEVPSell33,000$59.85$1,975,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Matthew S GrobEVPSell10,000$55.25$552,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Cristiano R AmonEVPSell6,887$51.51$354,749.37View SEC Filing  
4/13/2016Matthew S GrobEVPSell32,700$51.59$1,686,993.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Michelle M SterlingEVPSell6,948$52.16$362,407.68View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Donald G CruickshankDirectorSell18,000$51.27$922,860.00View SEC Filing  
2/22/2016Raymond V DittamoreDirectorSell18,000$50.99$917,820.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2016Marc I SternDirectorSell25,000$43.30$1,082,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2016Marc I SternDirectorSell25,000$45.15$1,128,750.00View SEC Filing  
1/29/2016Brian ModoffEVPBuy2,500$44.76$111,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Cristiano R AmonEVPSell9,351$51.82$484,568.82View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Donald J RosenbergEVPSell5,139$49.36$253,661.04View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Raymond V. DittamoreDirectorSell7,000$52.49$367,430.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2015Venkata S M RenduchintalaEVPSell2,700$55.58$150,066.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2015Cristiano R AmonEVPSell2,737$53.57$146,621.09View SEC Filing  
9/11/2015Anthony J VinciquerraDirectorBuy1,000$54.70$54,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2015Michelle M SterlingEVPSell4,185$59.32$248,254.20View SEC Filing  
7/27/2015Mark D MclaughlinDirectorBuy5,650$61.63$348,209.50View SEC Filing  
6/26/2015Michelle M SterlingEVPSell3,073$65.28$200,605.44View SEC Filing  
6/15/2015Derek K AberlePresidentSell14,794$66.34$981,433.96View SEC Filing  
5/27/2015Cristiano R AmonEVPSell2,071$69.40$143,727.40View SEC Filing  
5/13/2015Derek K AberlePresidentSell13,191$69.78$920,467.98View SEC Filing  
5/8/2015Donald J RosenbergEVPSell9,522$69.06$657,589.32View SEC Filing  
5/8/2015Raymond V DittamoreDirectorSell4,000$69.01$276,040.00View SEC Filing  
5/4/2015Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$68.45$136,900.00View SEC Filing  
4/13/2015Paul E JacobsChairmanSell4,858$71.21$345,938.18View SEC Filing  
4/6/2015Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$66.29$132,580.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Paul E JacobsChairmanSell30,000$69.22$2,076,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2015Paul E JacobsChairmanSell70,000$73.81$5,166,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2015Paul E JacobsChairmanSell54,000$72.21$3,899,340.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$71.80$143,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2015Brent ScowcroftDirectorSell18,000$70.47$1,268,460.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2015Cristiano R AmonEVPSell4,441$70.79$314,378.39View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015Paul E JacobsChairmanSell10,508$65.87$692,161.96View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$65.00$130,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/5/2015Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$74.10$148,200.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014Daniel L SullivanEVPSell10,037$73.82$740,931.34View SEC Filing  
12/3/2014Donald J RosenbergEVPSell16,359$74.29$1,215,310.11View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$72.46$144,920.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014Cristiano R AmonEVPSell6,719$72.00$483,768.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014Donald J RosenbergEVPSell4,996$71.73$358,363.08View SEC Filing  
11/14/2014Paul E JacobsChairmanSell16,064$70.84$1,137,973.76View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Donald J RosenbergEVPSell40,829$70.57$2,881,302.53View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$78.31$156,620.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2014Paul E JacobsChairmanSell10,452$78.25$817,869.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Paul E JacobsChairmanSell64,798$74.58$4,832,634.84View SEC Filing  
9/19/2014Paul E JacobsChairmanSell70,000$76.73$5,371,100.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Donald J RosenbergEVPSell33,000$75.04$2,476,320.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014Steven M MollenkopfCEOSell23,125$75.56$1,747,325.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$75.92$151,840.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Paul E JacobsChairmanSell88,704$75.68$6,713,118.72View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Cristiano R AmonEVPSell2,634$77.17$203,265.78View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014Paul E JacobsChairmanSell125,652$76.05$9,555,834.60View SEC Filing  
8/19/2014Paul E JacobsChairmanSell24,454$75.21$1,839,185.34View SEC Filing  
8/15/2014Donald J RosenbergEVPSell33,000$74.81$2,468,730.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$72.87$145,740.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Margaret L JohnsonEVPSell2,400$73.69$176,856.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Paul E JacobsChairmanSell70,000$73.71$5,159,700.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2014Donald J RosenbergEVPSell33,000$79.80$2,633,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/7/2014Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$80.67$161,340.00View SEC Filing  
7/3/2014Paul E JacobsChairmanSell70,000$81.23$5,686,100.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Margaret L JohnsonEVPSell2,400$79.35$190,440.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Paul E JacobsChairmanSell140,000$79.42$11,118,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2014Paul E JacobsChairmanSell32,694$80.41$2,628,924.54View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Matthew S GrobEVPSell2,000$80.66$161,320.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Paul E JacobsChairmanSell70,000$80.55$5,638,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2014Cristiano R AmonEVPSell20,000$80.13$1,602,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014Cristiano R AmonEVPSell4,938$79.85$394,299.30View SEC Filing  
5/20/2014Paul JacobsChairmanSell10,280$80.03$822,708.40View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Matthew GrobEVPSell20,000$79.88$1,597,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014Paul JacobsChairmanSell70,000$79.72$5,580,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Margaret JohnsonEVPSell2,400$78.53$188,472.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Paul JacobsChairmanSell70,000$78.71$5,509,700.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Donald CruickshankDirectorSell1,144$78.56$89,872.64View SEC Filing  
4/4/2014Paul JacobsChairmanSell70,000$81.23$5,686,100.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014Margaret JohnsonEVPSell2,400$79.26$190,224.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014Paul JacobsChairmanSell140,000$79.45$11,123,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/31/2014Venkata RenduchintalaEVPSell51,167$79.51$4,068,288.17View SEC Filing  
3/27/2014Paul JacobsChairmanSell12,000$79.71$956,520.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2014Paul JacobsChairmanSell70,000$78.22$5,475,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2014Paul JacobsChairmanSell70,000$76.79$5,375,300.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Paul JacobsChairmanSell70,000$75.23$5,266,100.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014Steven MollenkopfCEOSell23,125$77.10$1,782,937.50View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Cristiano AmonEVPSell14,000$76.25$1,067,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/14/2014James H ThompsonEVPSell27,084$76.05$2,059,738.20View SEC Filing  
2/12/2014Daniel L SullivanEVPSell63,350$75.71$4,796,228.50View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Derek K AberleEVPSell118,134$75.42$8,909,666.28View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Paul E JacobsCEOSell70,000$75.23$5,266,100.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014Donald J RosenbergEVPSell60,000$74.57$4,474,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2014Sherry LansingDirectorSell7,334$73.24$537,142.16View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014Margaret L JohnsonEVPSell2,400$73.71$176,904.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014Paul E JacobsCEOSell70,000$73.80$5,166,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/31/2014Paul E JacobsCEOSell9,692$73.07$708,194.44View SEC Filing  
1/21/2014Paul E JacobsCEOSell70,000$75.24$5,266,800.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2014Margaret L JohnsonEVPSell2,400$73.83$177,192.00View SEC Filing  
1/10/2014Matthew S GrobEVPSell10,000$74.46$744,600.00View SEC Filing  
1/9/2014Paul E JacobsCEOSell69,700$73.95$5,154,315.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2014Matthew S GrobEVPSell7,500$73.67$552,525.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013James P LedererEVPSell13,315$73.86$983,445.90View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Margaret L JohnsonEVPSell25,077$73.65$1,846,921.05View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Paul E JacobsCEOSell124,000$73.69$9,137,560.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2013Daniel L SullivanEVPSell18,968$73.64$1,396,803.52View SEC Filing  
11/29/2013Paul E JacobsCEOSell70,000$73.73$5,161,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2013Steven R AltmanChairmanSell49,925$73.66$3,677,475.50View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013James H ThompsonEVPSell13,061$72.97$953,061.17View SEC Filing  
11/22/2013Venkata S M RenduchintalaEVPSell14,653$72.67$1,064,833.51View SEC Filing  
11/21/2013James P LedererEVPSell2,992$71.58$214,167.36View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Marc I SternDirectorSell42,000$71.80$3,015,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2013Derek K AberleEVPSell14,618$72.10$1,053,957.80View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Paul E JacobsCEOSell70,460$72.02$5,074,529.20View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Stiles Barbara AlexanderDirectorSell54,000$71.79$3,876,660.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013Andrew M GilbertEVPSell8,894$71.16$632,897.04View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013Paul E JacobsCEOSell40,000$70.71$2,828,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2013Donald J RosenbergEVPSell13,426$69.38$931,495.88View SEC Filing  
11/13/2013Steven R AltmanChairmanSell51,901$69.10$3,586,359.10View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013Daniel L SullivanEVPSell8,138$67.88$552,407.44View SEC Filing  
11/11/2013James P LedererEVPSell20,147$67.28$1,355,490.16View SEC Filing  
11/11/2013Steven M MollenkopfCOOSell30,198$67.29$2,032,023.42View SEC Filing  
11/4/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell7,000$69.97$489,790.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Margaret L JohnsonEVPSell6,000$69.50$417,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Paul E JacobsCEOSell39,842$69.54$2,770,612.68View SEC Filing  
10/31/2013Cristiano R AmonEVPSell7,000$69.50$486,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$68.32$362,096.00View SEC Filing  
10/22/2013Paul E JacobsCEOSell30,000$69.21$2,076,300.00View SEC Filing  
10/21/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$68.51$363,103.00View SEC Filing  
10/14/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$67.05$355,365.00View SEC Filing  
10/11/2013Steven M MollenkopfCOOSell4,917$66.70$327,963.90View SEC Filing  
10/7/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$66.30$351,390.00View SEC Filing  
10/7/2013Steven R AltmanChairmanSell9,083$66.30$602,202.90View SEC Filing  
9/23/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$70.00$371,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/20/2013James P LedererEVPSell6,667$69.52$463,489.84View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$68.99$365,647.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Steven M MollenkopfCOOSell28,041$68.25$1,913,798.25View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell7,800$68.63$535,314.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Steven R AltmanChairmanSell25,000$69.50$1,737,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Paul E JacobsCEOSell30,000$69.21$2,076,300.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013James P LedererEVPSell1,556$68.00$105,808.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2013James H ThompsonEVPSell5,721$67.82$387,998.22View SEC Filing  
9/5/2013Paul E JacobsCEOSell22,000$67.71$1,489,620.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Derek K AberleEVPSell4,500$67.00$301,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Steven R AltmanChairmanSell75,000$67.18$5,038,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$67.05$355,365.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Venkata S M RenduchintalaEVPSell2,582$67.01$173,019.82View SEC Filing  
8/19/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$66.90$354,570.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$65.81$348,793.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Steven M MollenkopfCOOSell8,251$65.81$542,998.31View SEC Filing  
8/6/2013Donald G CruickshankDirectorSell1,254$65.73$82,425.42View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$65.40$346,620.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Derek K AberleEVPSell6,000$65.01$390,060.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Marc I SternDirectorSell40,000$65.50$2,620,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Margaret L JohnsonEVPSell6,000$64.64$387,840.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Steven R AltmanChairmanSell75,000$64.61$4,845,750.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2013Marc I SternDirectorSell40,000$64.70$2,588,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$64.29$340,737.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2013Derek K AberleEVPSell2,000$64.50$129,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2013Steven R AltmanChairmanSell25,000$64.50$1,612,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$61.85$327,805.00View SEC Filing  
7/17/2013Derek K AberleEVPSell2,000$62.50$125,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$61.39$325,367.00View SEC Filing  
7/11/2013Steven M MollenkopfCOOSell8,250$61.08$503,910.00View SEC Filing  
7/8/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$60.76$322,028.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2013Derek K AberleEVPSell2,000$60.80$121,600.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$61.61$326,533.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Steven R AltmanChairmanSell50,000$61.41$3,070,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/24/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$60.00$318,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$61.61$326,533.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2013Steven M MollenkopfCOOSell8,583$61.30$526,137.90View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$62.11$329,183.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Margaret L JohnsonEVPSell6,000$63.30$379,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Steven R AltmanChairmanSell50,000$63.30$3,165,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013James H ThompsonEVPSell9,791$64.52$631,715.32View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$64.77$343,281.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Cristiano R AmonEVPSell11,219$65.93$739,668.67View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$66.33$351,549.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Andrew M GilbertEVPSell66,788$65.82$4,395,986.16View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Donald J RosenbergEVPSell50,000$65.19$3,259,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Paul E JacobsCEOSell27,244$65.41$1,782,030.04View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Cristiano R AmonEVPSell5,080$65.15$330,962.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$64.38$341,214.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Steven M MollenkopfCOOSell26,520$64.36$1,706,827.20View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Derek K AberleEVPSell3,000$64.50$193,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Steven R AltmanChairmanSell25,000$64.50$1,612,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/11/2013Steven M MollenkopfCOOSell9,750$67.11$654,322.50View SEC Filing  
4/10/2013Paul E JacobsCEOSell30,000$66.96$2,008,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/25/2013Matthew S GrobEVPSell5,300$66.15$350,595.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2013Daniel L SullivanEVPSell57,000$68.00$3,876,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2013Derek K AberleEVPSell10,000$66.05$660,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/14/2013Paul E JacobsCEOSell1,054$65.10$68,615.40View SEC Filing  
2/5/2013Paul E JacobsCEOSell70,000$66.96$4,687,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2013Derek K AberleEVPSell11,000$66.24$728,640.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2013Marc I SternDirectorSell20,000$66.15$1,323,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2013Brent ScowcroftDirectorSell20,000$66.70$1,334,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2013Margaret L JohnsonEVPSell6,000$66.17$397,020.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2013Steven R AltmanChairmanSell75,000$66.35$4,976,250.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2012Derek K AberleEVPSell6,000$63.83$382,980.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2012Paul E JacobsCEOSell30,000$63.81$1,914,300.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2012Steven R AltmanChairmanSell50,000$63.78$3,189,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2012Duane NellesDirectorSell40,000$62.56$2,502,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2012Steven R AltmanChairmanSell100,000$62.01$6,201,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2012Daniel L SullivanEVPSell4,046$61.75$249,840.50View SEC Filing  
11/12/2012Steven M MollenkopfCOOSell36,837$61.51$2,265,843.87View SEC Filing  
11/9/2012Daniel L SullivanEVPSell4,861$61.83$300,555.63View SEC Filing  
11/9/2012Paul E JacobsCEOSell15,222$61.78$940,415.16View SEC Filing  
11/8/2012James P LedererEVPSell9,875$62.70$619,162.50View SEC Filing  
10/4/2012Derek K AberleEVPSell3,000$62.50$187,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/2/2012Derek K AberleEVPSell3,000$62.25$186,750.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2012Margaret L JohnsonEVPSell30,000$60.77$1,823,100.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2012Paul E JacobsCEOSell22,000$61.19$1,346,180.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2012Steven R AltmanChairmanSell50,000$60.97$3,048,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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Headline Trends for QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM)
Latest Headlines for QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM)
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americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Critical News Coverage Very Likely to Affect QUALCOMM (QCOM) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 8:17 AM
forbes.com logoQualcomm's Patent-Trolling Habits Come Home To Roost
www.forbes.com - April 28 at 8:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGM is the 'Rodney Dangerfield' stock of the stock market:...
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 8:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Qualcomm Gets Pelted by Apple
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 8:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoApple Confirms It Will Not Make Royalty Payments to Qualcomm
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 8:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQualcomm Warns As Apple Withholds Royalty Payments
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 8:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoApple Cuts Off Payments to Qualcomm
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 8:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFull Show: Bloomberg Technology (04/28)
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 8:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Upgraded by Standpoint Research to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 5:16 PM
marketbeat.com logoApple ceases iPhone payments to Qualcomm, escalating feud
marketbeat.com - April 28 at 4:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQUALCOMM Sees Unusually High Options Volume (QCOM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 2:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQUALCOMM Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (QCOM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 2:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Issues Q3 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 10:18 AM
seekingalpha.com logoQualcomm: Activist Investor Had It Right - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - April 28 at 8:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoApple Continues to Improperly Interfere with Qualcomm's Agreements with Contract Manufacturers
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 8:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoApple Cuts Off Licensing Payments to Qualcomm as Fight Escalates
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 8:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQualcomm, Apple battle heats up
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 8:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Qualcomm Warns of Lower Profit as Apple Dispute Bites
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 8:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQualcomm Drops 4%: Slashes FYQ3 View as Apple Goes Nuclear
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 8:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQualcomm says Apple to stop paying royalties, cuts profit forecast
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 8:14 AM
prnewswire.com logoResearch Reports on Communication Equipment Equities -- QUALCOMM, Nokia, Ericsson, and Viavi Solutions
www.prnewswire.com - April 27 at 10:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQUALCOMM (QCOM) Given Media Impact Rating of 0.25
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 11:02 PM
seekingalpha.com logoS&P 500 'Safer' Dividend Dogs Topped By Macy's & Qualcomm Per Analyst Upsides For April
seekingalpha.com - April 26 at 10:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo4.3% Dividend Yield With Acquisition a Major Growth Catalyst
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 5:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQualcomm Announces Top Eight Finalists for Cycle I of Qualcomm Design in India Challenge II
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 5:52 PM
investorplace.com logoQualcomm, Inc. (QCOM) Stock’s Decline Can Still Make You Money
investorplace.com - April 25 at 6:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGoogle may be planning to launch three new smartphones
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 6:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe next iPhone may be much slower than the Galaxy S8 — here’s why
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 6:31 PM
investorplace.com logoQualcomm, Inc. (QCOM) Stock’s Decline Can Still Make You Money
investorplace.com - April 25 at 10:27 AM
seekingalpha.com logoStalking Qualcomm Under $50 (To Harvest Its Outsized Dividend) - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - April 25 at 10:18 AM
seekingalpha.com logoRecent Purchase: Qualcomm - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - April 25 at 10:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAs Microsoft and Google Battle Over the Notebook Market, Consumers Could Win
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 10:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to QUALCOMM, Inc. : April 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 5:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQualcomm's Pullback Represents a Great Buying Opportunity
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 5:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Rating Reiterated by Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 1:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 12:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQualcomm Signs 3G/4G Patent License Agreement with Smartron
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 11:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Forecasted to Earn FY2017 Earnings of $3.95 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 9:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQUALCOMM (QCOM) Receiving Positive News Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 10:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Rating Lowered to Neutral at Rosenblatt Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 8:12 AM
investorplace.com logoQualcomm, Inc. (QCOM) Stock: Don’t Get Sucked Into the Black Hole!
investorplace.com - April 22 at 10:30 AM
investorplace.com logoQualcomm, Inc. (QCOM) Stock: Don’t Get Sucked Into the Black Hole!
investorplace.com - April 22 at 10:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Pacific Crest
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 9:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Bank of Canada Reiterates "Sector Perform" Rating for QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 9:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Receives Buy Rating from Mizuho
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 9:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Rating Reiterated by Wells Fargo & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 8:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBMO Capital Markets Reiterates Market Perform Rating for QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 7:19 AM
247wallst.com logoHow Analysts See Qualcomm and NXP After Earnings
247wallst.com - April 21 at 7:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSamsung Claims Its New 10-Nanometer LPP Tech Is Ready for Mass Production
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 7:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQUALCOMM, Inc. :QCOM-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : April 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 7:14 PM

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Frequently Asked Questions for QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM)

What is QUALCOMM's stock symbol?

QUALCOMM trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "QCOM."

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

QUALCOMM announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 12th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.57 per share on Wednesday, June 21st. This represents a $2.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 26th. This is an increase from QUALCOMM's previous quarterly dividend of $0.53.

How were QUALCOMM's earnings last quarter?

QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 19th. The company reported $1.34 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.05 by $0.29. The business earned $5.99 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.86 billion. QUALCOMM had a return on equity of 20.25% and a net margin of 20.56%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 8.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.04 EPS.

When will QUALCOMM make its next earnings announcement?

QUALCOMM is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 19th 2017.

What guidance has QUALCOMM issued on next quarter's earnings?

QUALCOMM issued an update on its third quarter earnings guidance on Friday, April, 28th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.75-0.85 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.03. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.8-5.6 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.75 billion.

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

30 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for QUALCOMM's stock. Their forecasts range from $54.00 to $80.00. On average, they anticipate QUALCOMM's share price to reach $66.11 in the next twelve months.

Who owns QUALCOMM stock?

QUALCOMM's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.68%), Jennison Associates LLC (0.56%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.15%), Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY (0.12%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.11%) and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (0.10%). Company insiders that own QUALCOMM stock include Alexander H Rogers, Anthony J Vinciquerra, Brian Modoff, Cristiano R Amon, Derek K Aberle, Donald G Cruickshank, Donald J Rosenberg, James H Thompson, John Francis Murphy, Marc I Stern, Mark D Mclaughlin, Matthew S Grob, Michelle M Sterling, Raymond V Dittamore, Stiles Barbara Alexander and Venkata S M Renduchintala.

Who sold QUALCOMM stock? Who is selling QUALCOMM stock?

QUALCOMM's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jennison Associates LLC, Korea Investment CORP, Boston Advisors LLC, Advisors Capital Management LLC, Braun Stacey Associates Inc., Factory Mutual Insurance Co., Capstone Asset Management Co. and Tocqueville Asset Management L.P.. Company insiders that have sold QUALCOMM stock in the last year include Alexander H Rogers, Cristiano R Amon, Derek K Aberle, Donald J Rosenberg, James H Thompson, John Francis Murphy, Matthew S Grob, Michelle M Sterling, Raymond V Dittamore and Stiles Barbara Alexander.

Who bought QUALCOMM stock? Who is buying QUALCOMM stock?

QUALCOMM's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hamlin Capital Management LLC, DnB Asset Management AS, Sabal Trust CO, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Doyle Wealth Management, Randolph Co Inc, Bank of Montreal Can and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. Company insiders that have bought QUALCOMM stock in the last two years include Anthony J Vinciquerra, Brian Modoff, Cristiano R Amon and Mark D Mclaughlin.

How do I buy QUALCOMM stock?

Shares of QUALCOMM 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 QUALCOMM stock cost?

One share of QUALCOMM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $53.74.

QUALCOMM (QCOM) Chart for Saturday, April, 29, 2017

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