QUALCOMM (QCOM) : Forte Capital Adv scooped up 4,525 additional shares in QUALCOMM during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 13, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 14,770 shares of QUALCOMM which is valued at $970,389.QUALCOMM makes up approximately 0.38% of Forte Capital Adv’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Edge Wealth Management reduced its stake in QCOM by selling 64,616 shares or 52.64% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 58,133 shares of QCOM which is valued at $3,819,338. QUALCOMM makes up approx 1.61% of Edge Wealth Management’s portfolio.Carroll Financial Associates reduced its stake in QCOM by selling 363 shares or 2.11% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 16,811 shares of QCOM which is valued at $1,130,540. QUALCOMM makes up approx 0.17% of Carroll Financial Associates’s portfolio.Hills Bank Trust Co reduced its stake in QCOM by selling 120 shares or 0.37% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 32,052 shares of QCOM which is valued at $2,155,497. QUALCOMM makes up approx 0.78% of Hills Bank Trust Co’s portfolio.Contravisory Investment Management boosted its stake in QCOM in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 64 additional shares and now holds a total of 125 shares of QUALCOMM which is valued at $8,406.First Mercantile Trust Co reduced its stake in QCOM by selling 22,599 shares or 16.85% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 111,533 shares of QCOM which is valued at $7,605,435. QUALCOMM makes up approx 1.02% of First Mercantile Trust Co’s portfolio.
QUALCOMM closed down -1.16 points or -1.72% at $66.09 with 89,10,597 shares getting traded on Tuesday. Post opening the session at $67, the shares hit an intraday low of $65.45 and an intraday high of $67.09 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Tuesday session in Red.
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.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on QUALCOMM. Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Oct 3, 2016 to “Sector Perform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 70 from a previous price target of $59 .Mizuho Upgraded QUALCOMM on Sep 30, 2016 to ” Buy”, Price Target of the shares are set at $75.Company shares were Reiterated by Cowen on Sep 30, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 74 from a previous price target of $62 .
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.