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QUALCOMM Stock Forecast, Price & News

$110.69
-4.19 (-3.65 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 09:36 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$109.80
Now: $110.69
$115.43
50-Day Range
$105.61
MA: $113.16
$123.18
52-Week Range
$58.00
Now: $110.69
$123.93
Volume15.44 million shs
Average Volume10.54 million shs
Market Capitalization$124.89 billion
P/E Ratio46.70
Dividend Yield2.35%
Beta1.36
QUALCOMM Incorporated designs, develops, manufactures, and markets digital communication products worldwide. It operates through three segments: Qualcomm CDMA Technologies (QCT); Qualcomm Technology Licensing (QTL); and Qualcomm Strategic Initiatives (QSI). The QCT segment develops and supplies integrated circuits and system software based on code division multiple access (CDMA), orthogonal frequency division multiple access, and other technologies for use in wireless voice and data communications, networking, application processing, multimedia, and global positioning system products. The QTL segment grants licenses or provides rights to use portions of its intellectual property portfolio, which include various patent rights useful in the manufacture and sale of wireless products comprising products implementing CDMA2000, wideband CDMA, CDMA time division duplex, long term evolution, and/or fifth generation standards and their derivatives. The QSI segment invests in early-stage companies in various industries, including automotive, Internet of things, mobile, data center, and healthcare for supporting the design and introduction of new products and services for voice and data communications, and new industry segments. The company also provides products and services for mobile health; products designed for the implementation of small cells; development, and other services and related products to the United States government agencies and their contractors; and software products, and content and push-to-talk enablement services to wireless operators. In addition, it licenses chipset technology, and products and services for use in data centers. QUALCOMM Incorporated was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 3.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.16 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Radio & t.v. communications equipment
Sub-IndustryCommunications Equipment
Current SymbolNASDAQ:QCOM
CUSIP74752510
Phone858-587-1121

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$24.27 billion
Cash Flow$4.07 per share
Book Value$4.04 per share

Profitability

Net Income$4.39 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees37,000
Outstanding Shares1,128,266,000
Market Cap$124.89 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$110.69
-4.19 (-3.65 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 09:36 PM ET)
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QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM) Frequently Asked Questions

How has QUALCOMM's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

QUALCOMM's stock was trading at $74.59 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, QCOM stock has increased by 48.4% and is now trading at $110.69.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of QUALCOMM?

26 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for QUALCOMM in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings, 17 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is QUALCOMM's next earnings date?

QUALCOMM is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 4th 2020.
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How were QUALCOMM's earnings last quarter?

QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) released its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 29th. The wireless technology company reported $0.86 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.71 by $0.15. The wireless technology company earned $4.89 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.80 billion. QUALCOMM had a return on equity of 78.39% and a net margin of 13.72%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down .1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.80 earnings per share.
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How often does QUALCOMM pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for QUALCOMM?

QUALCOMM declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.65 per share on Thursday, September 24th. This represents a $2.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.35%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 2nd.
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What guidance has QUALCOMM issued on next quarter's earnings?

QUALCOMM updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 29th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.05-1.25 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.09. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.5-6.3 billion (Non-GAAP), compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.76 billion.

What price target have analysts set for QCOM?

26 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for QUALCOMM's stock. Their forecasts range from $61.00 to $150.00. On average, they expect QUALCOMM's share price to reach $113.05 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.1% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting QUALCOMM?

QUALCOMM saw a decrease in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 13,450,000 shares, a decrease of 18.2% from the August 15th total of 16,450,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 9,600,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.4 days. Currently, 1.2% of the company's stock are short sold.
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Who are some of QUALCOMM's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of QUALCOMM own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other QUALCOMM investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Micron Technology (MU), AT&T (T), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Walt Disney (DIS), Alibaba Group (BABA), Verizon Communications (VZ) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).

Who are QUALCOMM's key executives?

QUALCOMM's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Steven M. Mollenkopf, CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Cristiano Renno Amon, Pres (Age 49)
  • Dr. James H. Thompson, Chief Technology Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Donald J. Rosenberg, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 68)
  • Mr. Franklin P. Antonio, Co-Founder & Chief Scientist

What is QUALCOMM's stock symbol?

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

Who are QUALCOMM's major shareholders?

QUALCOMM's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.23%), BlackRock Inc. (6.85%), FMR LLC (4.55%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.57%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.94%) and Nuveen Asset Management LLC (0.85%). Company insiders that own QUALCOMM stock include Akash J Palkhiwala, Alexander H Rogers, Brian Modoff, Clark T Jr Randt, Cristiano R Amon, Donald J Rosenberg, Erin L Polek, Inc/De Qualcomm, James H Thompson, Mark D Mclaughlin, Michelle M Sterling and Steven M Mollenkopf.
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Which institutional investors are selling QUALCOMM stock?

QCOM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, BlackRock Inc., MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, AQR Capital Management LLC, Toronto Dominion Bank, and ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd. Company insiders that have sold QUALCOMM company stock in the last year include Akash J Palkhiwala, Alexander H Rogers, Cristiano R Amon, Donald J Rosenberg, Erin L Polek, Michelle M Sterling, and Steven M Mollenkopf.
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Which institutional investors are buying QUALCOMM stock?

QCOM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., FIL Ltd, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP, PGGM Investments, Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc., Stifel Financial Corp, and DAVENPORT & Co LLC.
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How do I buy shares of QUALCOMM?

Shares of QCOM can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is QUALCOMM's stock price today?

One share of QCOM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $110.69.

How big of a company is QUALCOMM?

QUALCOMM has a market capitalization of $124.89 billion and generates $24.27 billion in revenue each year. The wireless technology company earns $4.39 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.84 on an earnings per share basis. QUALCOMM employs 37,000 workers across the globe.

What is QUALCOMM's official website?

The official website for QUALCOMM is www.qualcomm.com.

How can I contact QUALCOMM?

QUALCOMM's mailing address is 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE, SAN DIEGO CA, 92121. The wireless technology company can be reached via phone at 858-587-1121 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/21/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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