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Qualcomm Dividend Yield %

: 2.04% (As of Today)
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As of today (2021-10-16), the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Qualcomm is 2.04%.

Good Sign:

Qualcomm Inc stock dividend yield is close to 1-year high.

The historical rank and industry rank for Qualcomm's Dividend Yield % or its related term are showing as below:

NAS:QCOM' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.25   Med: 2.36   Max: 4.9
Current: 2.04

1.25
4.9

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Qualcomm was 4.90%. The lowest was 1.25%. And the median was 2.36%.

NAS:QCOM's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
50% of the 22 Companies
in the Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 0.71 vs. NAS:QCOM: 2.04 )

Qualcomm's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was 0.38.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Qualcomm was 1.34. The lowest was 0.30. And the median was 0.53.

As of today (2021-10-16), the Forward Dividend Yield % of Qualcomm is 2.08%.

Qualcomm's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was $0.68.

During the past 12 months, Qualcomm's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 4.80% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 4.90% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 7.20% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 14.70% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Qualcomm was 70.30% per year. The lowest was 4.90% per year. And the median was 16.30% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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Qualcomm Dividend Yield % Historical Data

The historical data trend for Qualcomm's Dividend Yield % 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.

* Premium members only.

Qualcomm Annual Data
Trend Sep11 Sep12 Sep13 Sep14 Sep15 Sep16 Sep17 Sep18 Sep19 Sep20
Dividend Yield %
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 2.95 4.25 3.30 3.25 2.16

Qualcomm Quarterly Data
Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21
Dividend Yield % 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 2.75 2.16 1.69 1.96 1.84

Competitive Comparison

For the Semiconductors subindustry, Qualcomm's Dividend Yield %, along with its competitors' market caps and Dividend Yield % 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 Dividend Yield % Distribution

For the Semiconductors industry and Technology sector, Qualcomm's Dividend Yield % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Qualcomm's Dividend Yield % falls into.



Qualcomm Dividend Yield % Calculation

Dividend Yield measures how much a company pays out in dividends each year relative to its share price.

Qualcomm Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.6802021-09-012021-09-022021-09-23Cash DividendquarterlyUSD: 1.000000
USD 0.6802021-06-022021-06-032021-06-24Cash DividendquarterlyUSD: 1.000000
USD 0.6502021-03-032021-03-042021-03-25Cash DividendquarterlyUSD: 1.000000
USD 0.6502020-12-022020-12-032020-12-17Cash DividendquarterlyUSD: 1.000000

* GuruFocus converts dividend currency to local traded share price currency in order to calculate dividend yield. Please refer to the last column "Forex Rate" in the above table.

Qualcomm's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=2.66/130.20
=2.04 %

Current Share Price is $130.20.
Qualcomm's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $2.66.

Qualcomm's Forward Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Forward Annual Dividend Yield=Forward Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=2.72/130.20
=2.09 %

Current Share Price is $130.20.
Qualcomm's Dividends per Share for the forward twelve months is calculated as $0.68 * 4 = $2.72.

* 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.


Qualcomm  (NAS:QCOM) Dividend Yield % Explanation

Over the long term, the return from dividends has been a significant contributor to the total returns produced by equity securities. Studies by Elroy Dimson, Paul Marsh, and Mike Staunton of Princeton University (2002) found that a market-oriented portfolio, which included reinvested dividends, would have generated nearly 85 times the wealth generated by the same portfolio relying solely on capital gains.

Dividends may also qualify a lower tax rate for investors.

In dividends investing, Payout Ratio and Dividend Growth Rate are the two most important variables for consideration. A lower payout ratio may indicate that the company has more room to increase its dividends.

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Qualcomm Business Description

Qualcomm logo
Industry
Technology » Semiconductors NAICS : 334118 SIC : 3577
Address
5775 Morehouse Drive, San Diego, CA, USA, 92121-1714
Qualcomm develops and licenses wireless technology and also 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.
Executives
Amon Cristiano R officer: President 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Rosenberg Donald J officer: EVP & General Counsel QUALCOMM INCORPORATED 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Rogers Alexander H officer: EVP & President, QTL 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Modoff Brian officer: EVP, Strategy and M&A 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Thompson James H officer: EVP, Engineering & CTO 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Mollenkopf Steven M director, officer: Chief Executive Officer 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Mclaughlin Mark D director C/O PALO ALTO NETWORKS, INC. 4401 GREAT AMERICA PKWY SANTA CLARA CA 95054
Miller Jamie S director GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY 5 NECCO STREET BOSTON MA 02210
Fields Mark director FORD MOTOR COMPANY ONE AMERICAN ROAD DEARBORN MI 48126
Smit Neil director C/O AMERICA ONLINE LATIN AMERICA, INC. 6600 N. ANDREWS AVE., SUITE 400 FT. LAUDERDALE FL 33309
Palkhiwala Akash J. officer: EVP & Chief Financial Officer 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Polek Erin L officer: SVP & Chief Accounting Officer 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Tricoire Jean-pascal director 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Ace Heather S officer: EVP, Human Resources 3721 VALLEY CENTRE DR SUITE 500 SAN DIEGO CA 92130
Rosenfeld Irene B director 110 SE 6TH STREET 20TH FLOOR FORT LAUDERDALE FL 33301

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