QUALCOMM Inc. (QCOM)

78.70
NASDAQ : Electronic Technology
Prev Close 78.00
Day Low/High 77.29 / 78.76
52 Wk Low/High 58.00 / 96.17
Avg Volume 12.16M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 1.12B
Market Cap 87.74B
EPS 3.60
P/E Ratio 23.08
Div & Yield 2.60 (3.08%)

The Battle Over 5G

Shares of mobile infrastructure companies Ericsson and Nokia are catching a bid this morning for a different reason tied to 5G than you might initially think. Yes, so far this earnings season we've received a number of comments that point to the 5G ...

China Is a Major Wild Card for Qualcomm as Its 5G Chip Sales Surge

China Is a Major Wild Card for Qualcomm as Its 5G Chip Sales Surge

Qualcomm's 5G modem and RF chip sales are set to grow strongly this quarter. But a few different Chinese issues are acting as overhangs.

With Qualcomm, It's Complicated

With Qualcomm, It's Complicated

Despite a beat in earnings and other promising prospects such as 5G tech, QCOM faces coronavirus concerns and a tangle with EU regulators.

Divergences Suggest Qualcomm Shares Could Sink Lower in the Weeks Ahead

Divergences Suggest Qualcomm Shares Could Sink Lower in the Weeks Ahead

Let's look at a few charts of this 'Stock of the Day'.

The Markets That Roared, China Trade, Travel Stocks Pain, Macy's Investor Day

The Markets That Roared, China Trade, Travel Stocks Pain, Macy's Investor Day

The timing of this morning's rally? Almost simultaneously news broke from both China and the UK of possible drugs to fight coronavirus.

Jim Cramer: The Semi Train Is Leaving the Station

Jim Cramer: The Semi Train Is Leaving the Station

It may not be too late to take part in the positive market action on semiconductor stocks, but be cautious. Here is how things stand.

Here Comes the (Long) Weekend

As always, it was good sitting in for Doug Kass on a Friday here on the Daily Diary. It was a quiet trading day as one would expect before a three-day weekend. All the major indices ended in the green, but the biggest gain was just over a quarter of...

Bull Market, Treasury Notes and Green Investing: Market Recon

Bull Market, Treasury Notes and Green Investing: Market Recon

BlackRock's doin' it, Microsoft's doin' it, so all traders should think about ESG-based investing.

Folks Say Apple's Gone Parabolic. I Say That's Hyperbole

Folks Say Apple's Gone Parabolic. I Say That's Hyperbole

Let's look at this stock's rise compared with Qualcomm in 1999 and even Tesla now.

TSMC's Sales and Capex Guidance Lived Up to Investors' High Hopes

TSMC's Sales and Capex Guidance Lived Up to Investors' High Hopes

TSMC issued a strong Q1 sales outlook amid heavy demand for its most advanced manufacturing processes. And it shared a capex budget that has given a boost to chip equipment stocks.

Why We Trimmed This Luxury Goods Firm

In full disclosure, over at the Stocks Under $10 Portfolio, we trimmed back our exposure to Farfetch shares after the open. Why? The shares have had a great run near 30% and from a portfolio management perspective, it pushed the position size well p...

Huawei Trade Restrictions Are Hurting Some U.S. Chip Suppliers More Than Others

Huawei Trade Restrictions Are Hurting Some U.S. Chip Suppliers More Than Others

As the Commerce Department drafts new Huawei export restrictions, some of its U.S. chip suppliers are better-positioned than others to limit the damage.

Chip Industry Firms Keep Pre-Announcing Good Numbers

Chip Industry Firms Keep Pre-Announcing Good Numbers

MagnaChip Semiconductor and Ichor Holdings have joined the ranks of industry firms to announce that their Q4 sales were better than previously expected.

Iran, 5G, China Trade and Bed, Bath & Beyond: Market Recon

Iran, 5G, China Trade and Bed, Bath & Beyond: Market Recon

Iran tension is not the market-turning catalyst one might have expected.

5 Best Buys for 2020 from Argus Research

5 Best Buys for 2020 from Argus Research

Analysts from the independent research firm review their picks from last year and share their new favorites.

Qualcomm Takes Aim at Nvidia and Intel With an Autonomous Driving Platform

Qualcomm Takes Aim at Nvidia and Intel With an Autonomous Driving Platform

Qualcomm's Snapdragon Ride autonomous driving platform is arriving relatively late. But the company's performance and power efficiency claims are impressive.

NXP's CTO Talks About His Firm's Automotive, Mobile and 5G Infrastructure R&D

NXP's CTO Talks About His Firm's Automotive, Mobile and 5G Infrastructure R&D

During a talk with TheStreet, NXP CTO Lars Reger went into detail about his firm's R&D strategy for various growth markets.

Plenty of Reasons to Remain Bullish on Real Money Post Industrial Average

Plenty of Reasons to Remain Bullish on Real Money Post Industrial Average

Let's review 2019 performance of RMPIA in relation to stock indexes and see what's ahead.

CES 2020: 5 Important Things for Tech Investors to Watch

CES 2020: 5 Important Things for Tech Investors to Watch

Chip announcements, automotive reveals and display technology advances are among the things to keep an eye on.

I'm Ringing in 2020 With This Smartphone-Powering Stock

I'm Ringing in 2020 With This Smartphone-Powering Stock

As 5G fires up across the nation and beyond, this chip-maker will likely be called on to let phones connect to new and old generations of networks.

20 Realistic Tech Predictions for 2020 -- Part One

20 Realistic Tech Predictions for 2020 -- Part One

RealMoney's Eric Jhonsa offers some predictions for what the tech world will witness in the new year.

Jim Cramer: Think Owning Tech Is Hard? Look at This Post-Impeachment Record

Jim Cramer: Think Owning Tech Is Hard? Look at This Post-Impeachment Record

A lot of the names that fell hard after the Clinton impeachment have been record earners since then.

The Coming Tech War in 2020

Let's take a break from the trade related headlines, shall we? There are after all other things going on in the world beyond trade and impeachment. Here are a few that are catching my eye:  Proving the premium smartphone market is alive and well, at...

Apple -- and Chip Suppliers -- Are Benefiting as Wearables Sales Take Off

Apple -- and Chip Suppliers -- Are Benefiting as Wearables Sales Take Off

Wearables shipments are now growing at a sky-high rate, and a slew of companies are getting a lift from their exposure to the space.

Jim Cramer: You Can't See the Future, But You Can See Great Themes

Jim Cramer: You Can't See the Future, But You Can See Great Themes

We can't know exactly how the China-U.S. trade talks or our political battles will play out, but we can see the big ideas that will likely push companies higher.

China's Moves to Stop Buying U.S. Tech Aren't Going Away - But They Have Limits

China's Moves to Stop Buying U.S. Tech Aren't Going Away - But They Have Limits

Beijing is intent on reducing its dependence on American hardware, software and chips. But reducing it and eliminating are two very different things.

5 Favorite Ways to Invest in Game-Changing 5G

5 Favorite Ways to Invest in Game-Changing 5G

5G is a technological tipping point and these stocks are well-positioned to benefit.

Qualcomm's Latest Snapdragon Chip Announcements: 4 Takeaways

Qualcomm's Latest Snapdragon Chip Announcements: 4 Takeaways

The mobile chip giant just unveiled a new flagship mobile processor, along with several other products.

Jim Cramer: Why Yesterday's Hot Stock Is Today's Dud

Jim Cramer: Why Yesterday's Hot Stock Is Today's Dud

The purpose is not to shake you out, although it can feel like that; here's what's really going on.

Qualcomm's Analyst Day: 6 Key Takeaways

Qualcomm's Analyst Day: 6 Key Takeaways

Qualcomm's shares moved lower after it forecast strong growth for a chip business that will benefit from 5G adoption, but offered a more measured growth outlook for its patent-licensing business.