QUALCOMM (QCOM) : Lowe Fs scooped up 53 additional shares in QUALCOMM during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 19, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 1,563 shares of QUALCOMM which is valued at $87,247.QUALCOMM makes up approximately 0.06% of Lowe Fs’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Catawba Capital Management Va reduced its stake in QCOM by selling 3,382 shares or 15.15% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 18,942 shares of QCOM which is valued at $1,057,342. QUALCOMM makes up approx 0.25% of Catawba Capital Management Va’s portfolio.Eqis Capital Management reduced its stake in QCOM by selling 2,444 shares or 2.96% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 79,998 shares of QCOM which is valued at $4,427,889. QUALCOMM makes up approx 0.29% of Eqis Capital Management’s portfolio. Contravisory Investment Management added QCOM to its portfolio by purchasing 61 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $3,345. Mazama Capital Management Inc added QCOM to its portfolio by purchasing 21,756 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $1,178,958. QUALCOMM makes up approx 0.23% of Mazama Capital Management Inc’s portfolio.Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa reduced its stake in QCOM by selling 213,687 shares or 23.73% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 686,843 shares of QCOM which is valued at $37,220,022. QUALCOMM makes up approx 0.16% of Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa’s portfolio.
QUALCOMM opened for trading at $55.36 and hit $55.95 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $55.82, with a gain of 1.23% or 0.68 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,72,04,320 shares. Company has a market cap of $81,995 M.
On the company’s financial health, QUALCOMM reported $1.16 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.19 according to the earnings call on Jul 20, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.97. The company had revenue of $6000.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $5578.82 million. The company’s revenue was up 2.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.99 EPS.
Investors should note that on Jul 12, 2016, QUALCOMM announced a cash dividend of $0.5300. The company’s management has announced Aug 29, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Aug 31, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Sep 21, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on QUALCOMM. Company shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on Jul 21, 2016 to “Neutral”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 56 from a previous price target of $50 .Company shares were Reiterated by Cowen on Jul 21, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 62 from a previous price target of $60 .Company shares were Reiterated by Canaccord Genuity on Jul 21, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 70 from a previous price target of $65 .
Qualcomm Incorporated (Qualcomm) is engaged in providing third-generation (3G) fourth-generation (4G) and next-generation wireless technologies. The Company’s products include 2net AllPlay Brew Gobi Halo HealthyCircles Hy-Fi IPQ IZat Pixtronix Powerline QChat QLearn Small Cells Snapdragon Vive RaptorQ Vuforia and WiPower. AllPlay helps manufacturers create devices and services. It also helps developers create Android and iPhone operating system (iOS) music streaming applications. The Company’s Brew platform enables feature phone applications such as gaming messaging Web browsing and social networking. Qualcomm Gobi modems connect users devices to 3G 4G and 4G long-term evolution (LTE) networks. Qualcomm Halo technology eliminates the need for plug-in cords for recharging in electric and hybrid vehicles. Qualcomm Powerline solutions turn electrical outlets into broadband connection points creating networks by plugging in.