Bloomberg Anywhere Login


Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.


Financial Products

Enterprise Products


Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000


Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

Last $57.45 USD
Change Today +0.09 / 0.16%
Volume 12.6M
QCOM On Other Exchanges
Sao Paulo
As of 4:15 PM 08/28/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

qualcomm inc (QCOM) Snapshot

Previous Close
Day High
Day Low
52 Week High
10/31/14 - $78.53
52 Week Low
08/24/15 - $52.59
Market Cap
Average Volume 10 Days
Shares Outstanding
Dividend Yield
Current Stock Chart for QUALCOMM INC (QCOM)

qualcomm inc (QCOM) Related Businessweek News

View More BusinessWeek News

qualcomm inc (QCOM) Details

QUALCOMM Incorporated designs, develops, manufactures, and markets digital communications products and services in China, South Korea, Taiwan, and the United States. The company 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 code division multiple access (CDMA), orthogonal frequency division multiple access (OFDMA), and other technologies for use in voice and data communications, networking, application processing, multimedia, and global positioning system products. The QTL segment grants licenses or rights to use portions of its intellectual property portfolio, which includes patent rights useful in the manufacture and sale of various wireless products, such as products implementing CDMA2000, WCDMA, CDMA TDD, GSM/GPRS/EDGE, and/or OFDMA standards, as well as their derivatives. The QSI segment invests in early-stage companies that support the design and introduction of new products and services, as well as holds a wireless spectrum license. The company also plans to license its next generation IMOD display technology and to focus on wearable devices; and develops and licenses display technologies based on micro-electro-mechanical-systems structure for portable multimedia devices, as well as develops and supplies 3G/LTE and Wi-Fi products designed for implementation of small mobile base stations. In addition, it provides software, content, and push-to-talk enablement services to wireless operators; development, and other services and related products to government agencies and their contractors; device-to-device communication, including software for the connected home; data center products; medical device connectivity and related data management services; and augmented reality system. QUALCOMM Incorporated was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

31,300 Employees
Last Reported Date: 11/5/14
Founded in 1985

qualcomm inc (QCOM) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Total Annual Compensation: $772.7K
Executive Chairman
Total Annual Compensation: $991.4K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $724.0K
Co-President of Qualcomm CDMA Technologies an...
Total Annual Compensation: $659.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

qualcomm inc (QCOM) Key Developments

QUALCOMM, Inc. Unveils Next Generation Moto G and New Moto X Series

QUALCOMM Inc. has unveiled the Moto G, Moto X Pure Edition, and the Moto X Play Motorola. First up in the new X series is Motorola's new smartphone, the Moto X Pure Edition, as the device will be called in the US For other regions, it will go by a different name the Moto X Style. Either way, the latest model is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor and promises to improve mobile relationships by being intuitive and responsive to customer needs. The Moto X Pure Edition boasts a 5.7-inch, quad-HD screen with hydrophobic nano-coating and a 21-megapixel rear camera, which means users can capture more with greater clarity. Some of the standout features include a 3,000mAh battery with Turbo Charge, based on Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 technology; built-in storage of up to 64GB to ensure that HD photos and videos are safely saved; and support for every major band of LTE. Just insert a SIM card, and media can be shared at lightning-fast speeds. Sold unlocked, this newest Moto X will work on any carrier in the US, but will not be available in stores. Fans of the new smartphone be able to buy their model directly from Motorola or retailers like Amazon and Best Buy. The Moto X Style is expected to be available this September. The Moto X Play is smaller than its Moto X sibling, with a 5.5-inch, 1080p display and a Snapdragon 615 processor, but touts an extraordinary 3630mAh battery which Motorola says will give the smartphone up to two full days of battery life. Motorola says it will be available in 55 countries starting next month, though not in the US.

Qualcomm and Brusa Elektronik AG Enter into Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging Patent License Agreement

Qualcomm and Brusa Elektronik AG have entered into a Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging (WEVC) patent license agreement. Brusa has licensed Qualcomm Halo patented inventions to commercialize WEVC systems for Plug-In Hybrid and Electric Vehicles (EVs). Under the terms of the agreement, Qualcomm granted to Brusa a royalty-bearing patent license to develop, make and supply WEVC systems for certain automobile manufacturers.

Parkervision Inc. Affirms District Trial United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit Decision of Noinfringement in the Parkervision V. Qualcomm Patent Infringement Case

ParkerVision Inc. announced that the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit or "CAFC" affirmed the district trial court's decision of noinfringement in the ParkerVision v. Qualcomm (QCOM) patent infringement case maintaining that ParkerVision did not prove infringement of its patents by Qualcomm. The CAFC furthermore upheld the district court's decision denying Qualcomm's judgement as a matter of law motion for invalidity with regard to claim 27 of the '518 patent but reversed the district court's decision with regard to Qualcomm's JMOL for invalidity on the remaining claims in the case.


Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup
Recently Viewed
QCOM:US $57.45 USD +0.09

QCOM Competitors

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Last Change
Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson kr83.55 SEK -0.15
Northrop Grumman Corp $165.54 USD -1.54
Raytheon Co $104.25 USD -0.86
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd 125.00 TWD +1.00
Time Warner Cable Inc $187.43 USD -0.46
View Industry Companies

Industry Analysis


Industry Average

Valuation QCOM Industry Range
Price/Earnings 15.5x
Price/Sales 3.4x
Price/Book 2.7x
Price/Cash Flow 14.6x
TEV/Sales 2.1x

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact QUALCOMM INC, please visit Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at