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Qualcomm (NAS:QCOM) 3-Year RORE %

: 43.54% (As of Sep. 2022)
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Return on Retained Earnings (RORE) is an indicator of a company's growth potential, it shows how much a company earns by reinvesting its retained earnings, i.e. profits after dividend payments. Qualcomm's 3-Year RORE % for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2022 was 43.54%.

The industry rank for Qualcomm's 3-Year RORE % or its related term are showing as below:

QCOM's 3-Year RORE % is ranked better than
66.75% of 848 companies
in the Semiconductors industry
Industry Median: 26.59 vs QCOM: 43.54

Qualcomm (NAS:QCOM) 3-Year RORE % Historical Data

The historical data trend for Qualcomm's 3-Year RORE % can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Qualcomm Annual Data
Trend Sep13 Sep14 Sep15 Sep16 Sep17 Sep18 Sep19 Sep20 Sep21 Sep22
3-Year RORE % Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 159.20 -37.38 -298.11 51.50 43.54

Qualcomm Quarterly Data
Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22 Sep22
3-Year RORE % Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 51.50 50.29 51.87 64.97 43.54

Qualcomm (NAS:QCOM) 3-Year RORE % Competitive Comparison

For the Semiconductors subindustry, Qualcomm's 3-Year RORE %, along with its competitors' market caps and 3-Year RORE % data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Qualcomm (NAS:QCOM) 3-Year RORE % Distribution

For the Semiconductors industry and Technology sector, Qualcomm's 3-Year RORE % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Qualcomm's 3-Year RORE % falls into.



Qualcomm 3-Year RORE % Calculation

Qualcomm's 3-Year RORE % for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2022 is calculated as:

3-Year RORE %=( Most Recent EPS (Diluted)- First Period EPS (Diluted) )/( Cumulative EPS (Diluted) for 3-year -Cumulative Dividends per Share for 3-year )
=( 11.37-4.53 )/( 23.77-8.06 )
=6.84/15.71
=43.54 %

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

In the calculation of 3-Year RORE %, the most recent and first period EPS (Diluted) is the trailing twelve months (TTM) data ended in Sep. 2022 and 3-year before.


Qualcomm  (NAS:QCOM) 3-Year RORE % Explanation

Return on Retained Earnings (RORE) is important to investors because it reveals a company's efficiency and growth potential. A higher RORE indicates a higher return. A high RORE indicates that the company should reinvest profits into the business. A lower RORE suggests that the company should distribute profits to shareholders by paying out dividends, since those dollars aren't generating much additional growth for the company.

There are a several different ways to arrive at the Return on Retained Earnings. The simplest way to calculate it is by using published information on Earnings per Share (EPS) and Dividend per Share (DPS) over a selected period. Here, 3-year period is chosen.

Be Aware

Please keep in mind that the RORE is relative to the nature of the business and its competitors. If another company in the same sector is producing a lower return on retained earnings, it doesn’t necessarily mean it’s a bad investment. It may just suggest the company is older and no longer in a high growth stage. At such a stage in the business cycle, it would be expected to see a lower RORE and higher dividend payout.


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Qualcomm (NAS:QCOM) Business Description

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Address
5775 Morehouse Drive, San Diego, CA, USA, 92121-1714
Qualcomm develops and licenses wireless technology and designs chips for smartphones. The company's key patents revolve around CDMA and OFDMA technologies, which are standards in wireless communications that are the backbone of all 3G and 4G networks. The firm is a leader in 5G network technology as well. Qualcomm's IP is licensed by virtually all wireless device makers. The firm is also the world's largest wireless chip vendor, supplying nearly every premier handset maker with leading-edge processors. Qualcomm also sells RF-front end modules into smartphones and chips into automotive and Internet of Things markets.
Executives
Cathey James J officer: Chief Commercial Officer 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Chaplin Ann C officer: General Counsel&Corp Secretary 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Acevedo Sylvia director 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Johnson Gregory N director C/O INTUIT INC. 2700 COAST AVENUE MOUNTAIN VIEW CA 94043
Tricoire Jean-pascal director 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Miller Jamie S director GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY 5 NECCO STREET BOSTON MA 02210
Ace Heather S officer: EVP, Human Resources 3721 VALLEY CENTRE DR SUITE 500 SAN DIEGO CA 92130
Palkhiwala Akash J. officer: SVP & Interim CFO 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Wise David officer: Interim CFO 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Polek Erin L officer: SVP Corporate Controller & CAO 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Anstice Martin B director 4650 CUSHING PARKWAY FREMONT CA 94538
Rosenfeld Irene B director 999 VANDERBILT BEACH ROAD SUITE 601 NAPLES FL 34108
Mollenkopf Steven M director, officer: Chief Executive Officer 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
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