2.06% Jul 23, 04:50 PM
$1.68 Paid Quarterly
36.1% EPS $4.66
11 years Since 2003
37 days Aug 29, 2014

QCOM - Upcoming Dividend Payouts
Next Ex-Dividend Date Aug 29

Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
$0.4200 2014-07-18 2014-08-29 2014-09-03 2014-09-24 Regular
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QCOM - Dividend Yield & Stock Price History
Current Dividend Yield 2.06%


QCOM - Dividend Payout History
Current Annual Payout $1.68

Dividend payouts are split-adjusted

QCOM - Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
Annualized Growth
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Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Years of
Reveal Dividend Growth History for QCOM. 20.7% 34.7% 11 years
Annual dividend amounts based on Ex-dividend date

QCOM - Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth
Payouts Increasing For 11 years

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$1.3000 2013 34.7%
$0.9650 2012 15.6%

QCOM - Historical Dividend Data
Payouts Increasing For 11 years

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.4200 2014-07-18 2014-08-29 2014-09-03 2014-09-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4200 2014-03-04 2014-06-02 2014-06-04 2014-06-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3500 2014-01-22 2014-03-03 2014-03-05 2014-03-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3500 2013-10-24 2013-11-27 2013-12-02 2013-12-19 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3500 2013-07-17 2013-08-30 2013-09-04 2013-09-25 Yes Regular Quarter

Qualcomm, Inc. (QCOM) - News

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  • QUALCOMM, Inc. Shares Jump After Earnings Win (QCOM)

    Qualcomm, Inc. (QCOM) reported its first quarter earnings just after today's closing bell, delighting investors with a solid EPS victory and strong guidance. QCOM Earnings in Brief
    • The company reported EPS of $1.26, a solid eight cents above the $1.18 that analysts had predicted.
    • Revenues came in a little light at $6.6 billion, just under the predicted $6.69 billion.
    • Net income was down 2% year-over-year but up 25% from the previous quarter.
    • The company predicted FY2014 guidance to fall between $5.00 and $5.20, above analysts' predictions of $4.95 to $5.15.
    CEO Commentary CEO Dr. Paul E. Jacobs had this to say on the report: "We are pleased with the start to our fiscal year, with record results in quarterly revenues, device sales reported by licensees and MSM chip shipments. Looking forward, we expect our performance to reflect the continued strong global growth of smartphones, our chipset leadership position and our competitive strengths in 3G/4G technologies and products." QCOM 's Dividend The company made no change to its dividend policy, as it announced a quarterly dividend of $0.35 per share on 1/22/2014. That dividend will be paid on 3/26/2014 to shareholders on record as of 3/5/2014. Stock Performance Though revenues came up just a bit shy, strong 2014 guidance propelled the stock higher in after-hours trading, as QCOM jumped as much as 2.2% following the news.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Qualcomm (QCOM) are currently yielding 1.97% based on Wednesday's closing price of $71.16. Qualcomm (QCOM) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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