QUALCOMM (QCOM) : Woodmont Investment Counsel reduced its stake in QUALCOMM by 8.9% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 53,697 shares of QUALCOMM which is valued at $3,313,642 after selling 5,249 shares in QUALCOMM , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 11, 2016.QUALCOMM makes up approximately 0.96% of Woodmont Investment Counsel’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Mcf Advisors boosted its stake in QCOM in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 105 additional shares and now holds a total of 350 shares of QUALCOMM which is valued at $21,599. QUALCOMM makes up approx 0.01% of Mcf Advisors’s portfolio.Marco Investment Management boosted its stake in QCOM in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,050 additional shares and now holds a total of 167,892 shares of QUALCOMM which is valued at $10,360,615. QUALCOMM makes up approx 1.50% of Marco Investment Management’s portfolio.Wms Partners boosted its stake in QCOM in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 897 additional shares and now holds a total of 14,831 shares of QUALCOMM which is valued at $915,221. QUALCOMM makes up approx 0.12% of Wms Partners’s portfolio.Nippon Life Insurance Co reduced its stake in QCOM by selling 15,336 shares or 21.62% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 55,606 shares of QCOM which is valued at $3,392,522. QUALCOMM makes up approx 0.08% of Nippon Life Insurance Co’s portfolio.Goelzer Investment Management boosted its stake in QCOM in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,882 additional shares and now holds a total of 139,210 shares of QUALCOMM which is valued at $8,512,692. QUALCOMM makes up approx 1.13% of Goelzer Investment Management’s portfolio.
QUALCOMM opened for trading at $63 and hit $63.69 on the upside on Tuesday, eventually ending the session at $63.09, with a gain of 0.41% or 0.26 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 59,70,672 shares. Company has a market cap of $92,972 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. QUALCOMM was Downgraded by Standpoint Research to ” Hold” on Jul 25, 2016. 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 .
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.