NASDAQ:QCOM

QUALCOMM Stock Forecast, Price & News

$137.85
+1.85 (+1.36 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$136.29
$138.69
50-Day Range
$127.18
$142.68
52-Week Range
$74.37
$167.94
Volume6.89 million shs
Average Volume10.42 million shs
Market Capitalization$155.49 billion
P/E Ratio30.43
Dividend Yield1.89%
Beta1.34
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Radio & t.v. communications equipment
Sub-IndustryCommunications Equipment
Current SymbolNASDAQ:QCOM
CUSIP74752510
Phone858-587-1121
Employees41,000
Year Founded1985

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$23.53 billion
Cash Flow$4.06 per share
Book Value$5.39 per share

Profitability

Net Income$5.20 billion

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Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares1,128,000,000
Market Cap$155.49 billion
Next Earnings Date8/4/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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About QUALCOMM

QUALCOMM Incorporated engages in the development and commercialization of foundational technologies and products are used in mobile devices and other wireless products, including network equipment, broadband gateway equipment, consumer electronic devices, and other connected devices 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 3G/4G/5G 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, WCDMA, CDMA TDD, LTE, and/or 5G standards and their derivatives. The QSI segment invests in early-stage companies in various industries, including artificial intelligence, automotive, digital healthcare, enterprise, IoT, mobile and networking and investment for supporting the design and introduction of new products and services for voice and data communications, and new industry segments. The company also provides development, and other services and related products to the United States government agencies and their contractors. QUALCOMM Incorporated was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.49 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

6th out of 1,556 stocks

Radio & T.V. Communications Equipment Industry

1st out of 52 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 3.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM) Frequently Asked Questions

Is QUALCOMM a buy right now?

28 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for QUALCOMM in the last twelve months. There are currently 11 hold ratings, 16 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" QUALCOMM stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than QUALCOMM?

Wall Street analysts have given QUALCOMM a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but QUALCOMM wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is QUALCOMM's next earnings date?

QUALCOMM is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 4th 2021.
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How were QUALCOMM's earnings last quarter?

QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 28th. The wireless technology company reported $1.90 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.41 by $0.49. The wireless technology company had revenue of $7.93 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $7.62 billion. QUALCOMM had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 90.74% and a net margin of 22.09%. The company's revenue was up 52.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.88 earnings per share.
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How has QUALCOMM's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

QUALCOMM's stock was trading at $74.59 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, QCOM stock has increased by 84.8% and is now trading at $137.85.
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How often does QUALCOMM pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for QUALCOMM?

QUALCOMM declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 14th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.68 per share on Thursday, June 24th. This represents a $2.72 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.97%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 2nd. This is an increase from QUALCOMM's previous quarterly dividend of $0.65.
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Is QUALCOMM a good dividend stock?

QUALCOMM pays an annual dividend of $2.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.89%. QUALCOMM does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of QUALCOMM is 77.84%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, QUALCOMM will have a dividend payout ratio of 32.46% next year. This indicates that QUALCOMM will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has QUALCOMM issued on next quarter's earnings?

QUALCOMM updated its third quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 5th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 1.550-1.750 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.520. The company issued revenue guidance of $7.10 billion-$7.90 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $7.11 billion.

What price target have analysts set for QCOM?

28 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for QUALCOMM's stock. Their forecasts range from $125.00 to $200.00. On average, they expect QUALCOMM's share price to reach $166.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are QUALCOMM's key executives?

QUALCOMM's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Steven M. Mollenkopf, CEO & Director (Age 52, Pay $7.93M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Cristiano Renno Amon, Pres (Age 51, Pay $4.61M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Akash Palkhiwala, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 45, Pay $2.88M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Dr. James H. Thompson, Chief Technology Officer (Age 57, Pay $3.76M)
  • Mr. Alexander H. Rogers, Exec. VP & Pres of Qualcomm Technology Licensing (Age 64, Pay $3.13M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Franklin P. Antonio, Co-Founder & Chief Scientist
  • Ms. Erin L. Polek, Sr. VP, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 47)
  • Ms. Mary A. Gendron, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 55)
  • Mauricio Lopez-Hodoyan, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Donald J. Rosenberg, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 70)

What is Steve Mollenkopf's approval rating as QUALCOMM's CEO?

2,209 employees have rated QUALCOMM CEO Steve Mollenkopf on Glassdoor.com. Steve Mollenkopf has an approval rating of 87% among QUALCOMM's employees.

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), AT&T (T), Micron Technology (MU), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), The Walt Disney (DIS), Alibaba Group (BABA), Verizon Communications (VZ) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).

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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.41%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (1.25%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.41%), Swiss National Bank (0.39%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.18%) and New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.13%). Company insiders that own QUALCOMM stock include Akash J Palkhiwala, Alexander H Rogers, Cristiano R Amon, Donald J Rosenberg, Erin L Polek, 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 Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Artemis Investment Management LLP, Victory Capital Management Inc., Cibc World Markets Corp, Westwood Management Corp IL, Los Angeles Capital Management LLC, Bank of Nova Scotia, and Trinity Street Asset Management LLP. 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, and Steven M Mollenkopf.
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Which institutional investors are buying QUALCOMM stock?

QCOM stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., Oak Ridge Investments LLC, Waverton Investment Management Ltd, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Envestnet Asset Management Inc., and KBC Group NV.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is QUALCOMM's stock price today?

One share of QCOM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $137.85.

How much money does QUALCOMM make?

QUALCOMM has a market capitalization of $155.49 billion and generates $23.53 billion in revenue each year. The wireless technology company earns $5.20 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.34 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does QUALCOMM have?

QUALCOMM employs 41,000 workers across the globe.

Does QUALCOMM have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of QUALCOMM: AMD, Airgo Networks, Atheros Communications, Berkäna Wireless, Bigfoot Networks, Bitboys Oy, Black Sand Technologies, CSR, Capsule Tech, DesignArt Networks, Digital Fountain, ELATA, Empowered Careers, Euvision Technologies, Firethorn, Flarion Technologies, FleetAdvisor, HaloIPT, InnoPath Software, Iridigm Display Corporation, NUVIA, Now Software, Orb Networks, Pixtronix, QUALCOMM CDMA Technologies Asia-Pacific Pte. Ltd., Qualcomm Atheros, Qualcomm Global Trading Pte. Ltd., Qualcomm India Private Limited, Qualcomm Technologies Inc., Qualcomm Technologies International Ltd., Qualphone, RF360 Europe GmbH, RF360 Holdings, RF360 Singapore Pte. Ltd., Sandbridge Technologies, Scyfer, SnapTrack, SoftMax, Spike Technologies, Stonestreet One, Summit Microelectronics, Sylectus, Tapioca Mobile, TeleCIS Wireless, Trigenix, Ubicom, Ultra-Scan Corporation, Wilocity, Within Technology, Xiam, iSkoot, kooaba, and nPhase.

When was QUALCOMM founded?

QUALCOMM was founded in 1985.

What is QUALCOMM's official website?

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

Where are QUALCOMM's headquarters?

QUALCOMM is headquartered at 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE, SAN DIEGO CA, 92121.

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 5/10/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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