Qualcomm Stock Analysis (NASDAQ:QCOM)

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Qualcomm
Updated on : Apr 25, 2017
previous close
QCOM 53 (0%)
NASDAQ 6025.5 (0%)
Closing Price On: Apr 25, 2017
stock rating
RATING: ★★★★★★★★★★ (0/5)
Industry :
Wireless Equipment
Sector :
Computer and Technology
5 Quarter Revenue
Revenue Growth
2017-Q2
$billion
%
YOY GROWTH
Compared to the industry
Long Term Growth
5 Year CAGR:
6%
Operating Profit
Operating Margin:
21.1%
Sector Average:
5.3%
5 Quarter Net Profit
Net Margins
2017-Q2
%
LTM Margin
Compared to the industry
Debt/Equity Ratio
Debt:
11.94B
Debt/Equity Ratio:
 0.38
Compared to the industry
Cash Flow
Operating cash flow:
$815M
Net Income:
$749M
Dividend Yield
QCOM dividend yield:
4%
PROS      CONS
Operating Margins
Net Margins
ROIC
ROE
FCF Margin
High Dividend Yield
Recent Growth
Long Term Growth
High Debt Burden
Rating: ★★★★★★★★★★ (0/5)
Relative Valuation
QCOM PS :
3.4
Industry PS :
2.7
Sector:   Computer and Technology.   *PE adjusted for one time items.
Other Metrics
Return on Invested Capital:
13.9%
Return on Equity:
14.5%
Free Cash Flow Margin:
13.8%
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View Qualcomm stock analysis video. This is our QCOM analyst opinion covering the buy and sell arguments for QCOM stock.

Qualcomm Inc. Stock Rating (3.7/5)

Our Qualcomm stock opinion is based on fundamentals of the company. This Qualcomm stock analysis is based on latest Q2 earnings for 2017. The stock price analysis takes into account a company's valuation metrics.

Should you buy QCOM stock?

  • Qualcomm's average operating margin of 21.1% was exceptional.
  • Net margins stood at a healthy 19.2% (average) for Qualcomm in the Trailing Twelve Months.
  • The Qualcomm stock currently trades at a price to earnings ratio of 11.9. We rate this as a positive, compared to the industry average of 26.1.
  • Qualcomm is a dividend paying stock with a high yield of 4%.
  • Qualcomm generates a high return on invested capital of 13.9%.
  • Qualcomm has a good Return On Equity (ROE) of 14.5%.
  • The company has a good Free Cash Flow (FCF) margin of 13.8%.

Should you sell QCOM stock?

  • Qualcomm sales shrank by -9.6% year-over-year in 2017 Q2.
  • Long term revenue growth of 6% over the past 5 years has been disappointing.
  • Qualcomm has a debt/equity ratio of  0.38, which is worse than the average in the Computer and Technology sector.

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