QUALCOMM (QCOM) : Sonora Investment Management reduced its stake in QUALCOMM by 0.63% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 167,847 shares of QUALCOMM which is valued at $9,290,331 after selling 1,064 shares in QUALCOMM , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 15, 2016.QUALCOMM makes up approximately 5.13% of Sonora Investment Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Pioneer Trust Bank N Aor boosted its stake in QCOM in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,375 additional shares and now holds a total of 22,643 shares of QUALCOMM which is valued at $1,253,290. QUALCOMM makes up approx 0.74% of Pioneer Trust Bank N Aor’s portfolio.Gradient Investments boosted its stake in QCOM in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 6,039 additional shares and now holds a total of 85,903 shares of QUALCOMM which is valued at $4,754,731. QUALCOMM makes up approx 0.51% of Gradient Investments’s portfolio.Hall Laurie J Trustee boosted its stake in QCOM in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 250 additional shares and now holds a total of 30,532 shares of QUALCOMM which is valued at $1,674,070. QUALCOMM makes up approx 1.08% of Hall Laurie J Trustee’s portfolio.Rosenbaum Jay D. reduced its stake in QCOM by selling 3,750 shares or 42.33% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 5,110 shares of QCOM which is valued at $276,911. QUALCOMM makes up approx 0.04% of Rosenbaum Jay D.’s portfolio.
QUALCOMM opened for trading at $55.14 and hit $55.65 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $55.35, with a gain of 1.10% or 0.6 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 92,25,899 shares. Company has a market cap of $81,304 M.
On the company’s financial health, QUALCOMM reported $1.04 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.08 according to the earnings call on Apr 20, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.96. The company had revenue of $5551.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $5334.52 million. The company’s revenue was down -19.5 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.40 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. QUALCOMM was Downgraded by Evercore ISI to ” Hold” on Jul 1, 2016. QUALCOMM was Downgraded by Bernstein to ” Mkt Perform” on Jun 30, 2016. QUALCOMM was Downgraded by Brean Capital to ” Hold” on Jun 9, 2016.
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.