QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) has won certification from Germany’s cyber watchdog for a next generation chip that boosts the security of smartphones, as applications such as mobile payments become increasingly prevalent. The company said its Snapdragon 855 mobile system on a chip (SoC) had gained a seal of approval from Germany’s Federal Office for Information Security (BSI), whose certification was “known to be very rigorous and globally recognised”.
The stock Earnings per share (EPS) and the diluted EPS are the profitability measures used in the fundamental analysis of companies. The figure of EPS only takes into account a QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) common shares, whereas the very important diluted EPS take into account all the convertible securities such as convertible bonds/convertible preferred stock, which are changed into equity or common stock. Dilutive effects occur when the number of shares increases, for example, through a new issue. If a company issues more shares to shareholders and other investors, this increases the number of shares outstanding and decreases the company’s earnings per share. Ultimately, this can decrease the stock price. QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) Diluted EPS is 1.81, whereas the EPS Estimate for next year is 5.11. The Annual EPS Growth of past 5 years is -22.60% and QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) yearly performance is 37.88% and net profit margin is 11.60%.
Key Performance indicators for QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM), in last 4 months the performance of QCOM was 33.39% while its price to sale ratio is 4.32 and price to book ratio is 23.85. Company gross margin stands at 56.40% whereas its return on investment (ROI) is -25.00%.
On 28 June 2019, QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM), a Technology sector firm, traded 29.18 Million shares in last trading session and stock moved up 0.85% with closing price of $76.07 per share. withQUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) traded 29.18 Million shares. The QCOM distance from 20 day simple moving average is 7.93% and distance from 50-Day simple moving average is -0.85%.The relative strength index for stock is 59.09 and Average true range of QCOM is 2.09.
Analyst’s mean target price for QCOM is $88.77 while analysts mean recommendation is 2.20. The Stock value has moved between $49.08 – 90.56 in last one year. QCOM market capitalization is 91700.10 with beta of 1.65. Company has 0.09% insider ownership.
QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) is under coverage by number of analysts. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 11 of Thomson Reuters analysts, 12 given HOLD rating to the stock and 0 given UNDERPERFORM rating. Buy rating has been given by 7 analysts to the company stock.