On March 03, 2014, Qualcomm announced that its Board of Directors has approved a 20 percent increase in the Company's quarterly cash dividend and, effective immediately, a $5.0 billion increase in its stock repurchase authorization.
Shares of wireless powerhouse Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM ) have underperformed the broad indexes for quite a while now. The stock is up just 0.82% year to date against a Nasdaq that's up 7.15% in that same time farme.
That is the case with Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM), as the company has shown considerable growth in earnings over the last ten years, and yet the market seems to be discounting that growth when pricing the company.
Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM) agreed to buy U.K. chipmaker CSR Plc (CSR) for 1.56 billion pounds ($2.5 billion) to expand in technology for connected appliances, two months after CSR rejected a bid from Microchip Technology Inc. (MCHP).
As expected, chipmaker Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM ) has emerged a winner with Apple's (NASDAQ: AAPL ) latest iPhones. The company grabbed additional chip content over what it provided in last year's iPhone 5c and 5s, according to a teardown from ...
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Even though Qualcomm, Inc. (QCOM) is facing anti-trust legislations in China -one of its biggest markets in terms of revenue- it is expected to grow in the near future because of its superior baseband and mobile processors, of its Snapdragon brand.