QCOM
$62.75
Qualcomm
($.77)
(1.21%)

Earnings History

Earnings
Revenue
Reaction
Drift
FY EPS In-line/Revenue Above
FY 2012
11/2/2011
4:00:00 PM
$3.42 to $3.62
7.5%
-1.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Sees Revenue Above Estimates

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects first quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.86 to $0.92 per share on revenue of $4.35 billion to $4.75 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.85 per share on revenue of $4.25 billion for the quarter ending December 31, 2011. The company said it expects 2012 earnings of $3.42 to $3.62 per share on revenue of $18.0 billion to $19.0 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $3.48 per share on revenue of $17.31 billion for the year ending September 30, 2012.
Raises Guidance
Q 03/2012
2/1/2012
4:00:00 PM
$0.91 to $0.97
$0.89
$4.49 bill
2.0%
1.5%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Raises Guidance

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects second quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.91 to $0.97 per share on revenue of $4.60 billion to $5.00 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.89 per share on revenue of $4.49 billion for the quarter ending March 31, 2012. The company said it now expects 2012 earnings of $3.55 to $3.75 per share on revenue of $18.7 billion to $19.7 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $3.42 to $3.62 per share on revenue of $18.0 billion to $19.0 billion and the current consensus earnings estimate is $3.59 per share on revenue of $18.44 billion for the year ending September 30, 2012.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
Q 06/2012
4/18/2012
4:00:00 PM
$0.83 to $0.89
$0.89
$4.77 bill
-6.6%
0.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Raises Guidance, but Remains In-line with Estimates

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects third quarter earnings of $0.83 to $0.89 per share on revenue of $4.45 billion to $4.85 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.89 per share on revenue of $4.77 billion for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The company said it now expects 2012 earnings of $3.61 to $3.76 per share and continues to expect revenue of $18.7 billion to $19.7 billion. The company's previous guidance was of $3.55 to $3.75 per share current consensus earnings estimate is $3.75 per share on revenue of $19.29 billion for the year ending September 30, 2012.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
Q 09/2012
7/18/2012
4:00:00 PM
$0.78 to $0.84
$0.90
$4.91 bill
4.3%
-1.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Guides Below Estimates

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects fourth quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.78 to $0.84 per share on revenue of $4.45 billion to $4.85 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.90 per share on revenue of $4.91 billion for the quarter ending September 30, 2012.
EPS & Revenue Above Estimates
Q 12/2012
11/7/2012
4:00:00 PM
$1.08 to $1.16
$1.00
$5.28 bill
4.4%
-2.4%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Guides Higher

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects first quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.08 to $1.16 per share on revenue of $5.60 billion to $6.10 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.00 per share on revenue of $5.28 billion for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The company also said it expects 2013 earnings of $4.12 to $4.32 per share on revenue of $23.0 billion to $24.0 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $4.11 per share on revenue of $21.58 billion for the year ending September 30, 2013.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2013
1/30/2013
4:00:00 PM
$4.25 to $4.45
$23.4 bil to $24.4 bil
$4.31
$23.6 bil
3.9%
-0.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Raises Guidance, but Remains In-line with Estimates

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects second quarter earnings of $1.10 to $1.18 per share on revenue of $5.80 billion to $6.30 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.11 per share on revenue of $5.90 billion for the quarter ending March 31, 2013. The company also said it now expects fiscal 2013 earnings of $4.25 to $4.45 per share on revenue of $23.4 billion to $24.4 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $4.12 to $4.32 per share on revenue of $23.0 billion to $24.0 billion and the current consensus earnings estimate is $4.31 per share on revenue of $23.6 billion for the year ending September 30, 2013.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2013
4/24/2013
4:00:00 PM
$4.40 to $4.55
$24.0 bil to $25.0 bil
$4.51
$24.04 bil
-5.4%
0.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Raises Guidance to be In-line with Estimates

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects third quarter earnings of $0.97 to $1.05 per share on revenue of $5.80 billion to $6.30 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.03 per share on revenue of $5.87 billion for the quarter ending June 30, 2013. The company also said it expects 2013 earnings of $4.40 to $4.55 per share on revenue of $24.0 billion to $25.0 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $4.25 to $4.45 per share on revenue of $23.4 billion to $24.4 billion and the current consensus earnings estimate is $4.51 per share on revenue of $24.04 billion for the year ending September 30, 2013.
In-line Guidance
Q 09/2013
7/24/2013
4:00:00 PM
$1.02 to $1.10
$1.08
$6.32 bill
3.3%
2.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Guides In-line

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects fourth quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.02 to $1.10 per share on revenue of $5.90 billion to $6.60 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.08 per share on revenue of $6.32 billion for the quarter ending September 30, 2013.
Q1 Below/FY In-line
FY 2014
11/6/2013
4:00:00 PM
$4.95 to $5.15
-3.8%
6.6%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Sees First Quarter Below Estimates; Fiscal Year In-line

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects first quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.10 to $1.20 per share on revenue of $6.30 billion to $6.90 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.30 per share on revenue of $6.99 billion for the quarter ending December 31, 2013. The company also said it expects 2014 earnings of $4.95 to $5.15 per share on revenue of $26.0 billion to $27.5 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $4.95 per share on revenue of $27.47 billion for the year ending September 30, 2014.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2014
1/29/2014
4:00:00 PM
$5.00 to $5.20
$26.0 bil to $27.50 bil
$5.03
$27.07 bil
3.0%
0.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Raises Guidance, but Remains IN-line with Estimates

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects second quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.15 to $1.25 per share on revenue of $6.10 billion to $6.70 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.25 per share on revenue of $6.71 billion for the quarter ending March 31, 2014. The company also said it expects fiscal 2014 earnings of $5.00 to $5.20 per share and continues to expect revenue of $26.0 billion to $27.50 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $4.95 to $5.15 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $5.03 per share on revenue of $27.07 billion for the year ending September 30, 2014.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2014
4/23/2014
4:01:00 PM
$5.05 to $5.25
$26.0 bil to $27.5 bil
$5.12
$26.8 bil
-3.5%
1.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Raises Earnings Guidance, but Remains In-line with Estimates

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects third quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.15 to $1.25 per share on revenue of $6.20 billion to $6.80 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.25 per share on revenue of $6.58 billion for the quarter ending June 30, 2014. The company also said it now expects fiscal 2014 earnings of $5.05 to $5.25 per share and continues to expect revenue of $26.0 billion to $27.5 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $5.00 to $5.20 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $5.12 per share on revenue of $26.8 billion for the year ending September 30, 2014.
EPS Below/Revenue In-line
Q 09/2014
7/23/2014
4:01:00 PM
$1.20 to $1.35
$1.39
$7.15 bill
-6.7%
-4.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Sees Earnings Below Estimates

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects fourth quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.20 to $1.35 per share on revenue of $6.50 billion to $7.40 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.39 per share on revenue of $7.15 billion for the quarter ending September 30, 2014.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
Q 12/2014
11/5/2014
4:01:00 PM
$1.18 to $1.30
$1.43
$7.37 bill
-8.6%
-0.5%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Guides Below Estimates

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects first quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.18 to $1.30 per share on revenue of $6.60 billion to $7.20 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.43 per share on revenue of $7.37 billion for the quarter ending December 31, 2014. The company said it expects fiscal 2015 earnings of $5.05 to $5.35 per share on revenue of $26.8 billion to $28.8 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $5.58 per share on revenue of $28.92 billion for the year ending September 30, 2015.
Lowers Guidance
FY 2015
1/28/2015
4:01:00 PM
$4.75 to $5.05
$26.0 bil to $28.0 bil
$5.21
$27.80 bil
-10.3%
3.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Lowers Fiscal Year Guidance

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects second quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.28 to $1.40 per share on revenue of $6.50 billion to $7.10 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.28 per share on revenue of $6.74 billion for the quarter ending March 31, 2015. The company also said it expects fiscal 2015 earnings of $4.75 to $5.05 per share on revenue of $26.0 billion to $28.0 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $5.05 to $5.35 per share on revenue of $26.8 billion to $28.8 billion and the current consensus earnings estimate is $5.21 per share on revenue of $27.80 billion for the year ending September 30, 2015.
Lowers Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2015
4/22/2015
4:01:00 PM
$4.60 to $5.00
$25.0 bil to $27.0 bil
$5.00
$27.22 bil
-0.9%
1.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Lowers Guidance, but Earnings Remain In-line with Estimates

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects third quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.85 to $1.00 per share on revenue of $5.40 billion to $6.20 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.14 per share on revenue of $6.50 billion for the quarter ending June 30, 2015. The company also said it now expects fiscal 2015 earnings of $4.60 to $5.00 per share on revenue of $25.0 billion to $27.0 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $4.75 to $5.05 per share on revenue of $26.0 billion to $28.0 billion and the current consensus earnings estimate is $5.00 per share on revenue of $27.22 billion for the year ending September 30, 2015.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
Q 09/2015
7/22/2015
4:01:00 PM
$0.75 to $0.95
$1.08
$6.13 bill
-3.8%
2.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Guides Below Estimates

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects fourth quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.75 to $0.95 per share on revenue of $4.70 billion to $5.70 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.08 per share on revenue of $6.13 billion for the quarter ending September 30, 2015.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
Q 12/2015
11/4/2015
4:02:00 PM
$0.80 to $0.90
$1.08
$5.79 bill
-15.3%
-7.3%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Sees Earnings Below Estimates

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects first quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.80 to $0.90 per share on revenue of $5.20 billion to $6.00 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.08 per share on revenue of $5.79 billion for the quarter ending December 31, 2015.
EPS Above Estimates
Q 12/2015
12/15/2015
7:30:00 AM
at least $0.90
$0.87
2.5%
2.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Updates Guidance Above Estimates

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it now expects first quarter non-GAAP earnings to be at or modestly above the high-end of its previous guidance range of $0.80 to $0.90 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.87 per share for the quarter ending December 31, 2015.
EPS Below Estimates
Q 03/2016
1/27/2016
4:05:00 PM
$0.90 to $1.00
$1.02
$5.69 bill
-8.3%
-0.3%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Sees Earnings Below Estimates

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects second quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.90 to $1.00 per share on revenue of $4.90 billion to $5.70 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.02 per share on revenue of $5.69 billion for the quarter ending March 31, 2016.
EPS Below Estimates
Q 06/2016
4/20/2016
4:01:00 PM
$0.90 to $1.00
$1.02
$5.56 bill
-0.8%
1.6%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Sees Earnings Below Estimates

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects third quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.90 to $1.00 per share on revenue of $5.20 billion to $6.00 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.02 per share on revenue of $5.56 billion for the quarter ending June 30, 2016.
In-line Guidance
Q 09/2016
7/20/2016
4:07:00 PM
$1.05 to $1.15
$1.09
$5.74 bill
7.4%
4.4%
Guidance:
Consensus:
QUALCOMM Guides in-line

QUALCOMM Incorporated said it expects fourth quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.05 to $1.15 per share on revenue of $5.40 billion to $6.20 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.09 per share on revenue of $5.74 billion for the quarter ending September 30, 2016.
Date
Grade
Actual
Earnings
Whisper
Consensus
Estimate
Surprise
Growth
Gap
Drift
11/2/2011
4:00:00 PM
Sep '11
Q4 '11
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$0.77
$4.1 Bil
$0.81
$0.78
$4.0 Bil
-4.9%
2.9%
34.8%
39.5%
7.9%
-1.9%
2/1/2012
4:00:00 PM
Dec '11
Q1 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G A-
EPS
Rev
$0.95
$4.7 Bil
$0.93
$0.89
$4.6 Bil
2.2%
2.4%
27.5%
39.8%
2.5%
1.5%
4/18/2012
4:00:00 PM
Mar '12
Q2 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$0.99
$4.9 Bil
$0.99
$0.95
$4.8 Bil
-
2.6%
17.6%
27.6%
-5.2%
0.7%
7/18/2012
4:00:00 PM
Jun '12
Q3 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$0.83
$4.6 Bil
$0.91
$0.87
$4.7 Bil
-8.8%
-1.2%
19.8%
27.7%
5.0%
-1.1%
11/7/2012
4:00:00 PM
Sep '12
Q4 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G A-
EPS
Rev
$0.88
$4.9 Bil
$0.83
$0.82
$4.7 Bil
6.0%
4.3%
14.8%
18.3%
8.0%
-2.4%
1/30/2013
4:00:00 PM
Dec '12
Q1 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B
EPS
Rev
$1.26
$6.0 Bil
$1.16
$1.12
$5.9 Bil
8.6%
2.0%
36.5%
28.6%
5.6%
-0.8%
4/24/2013
4:00:00 PM
Mar '13
Q2 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C
EPS
Rev
$1.16
$6.1 Bil
$1.21
$1.16
$6.1 Bil
-4.1%
0.9%
20.5%
23.9%
-4.8%
0.1%
7/24/2013
4:00:00 PM
Jun '13
Q3 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B
EPS
Rev
$1.04
$6.2 Bil
$1.06
$1.03
$6.1 Bil
-1.9%
3.2%
25.2%
35.0%
3.4%
2.8%
11/6/2013
4:00:00 PM
Sep '13
Q4 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C
EPS
Rev
$1.03
$6.5 Bil
$1.10
$1.08
$6.3 Bil
-6.4%
2.4%
19.0%
33.0%
-4.2%
6.6%
1/29/2014
4:00:00 PM
Dec '13
Q1 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B
EPS
Rev
$1.21
$6.6 Bil
$1.21
$1.18
$6.7 Bil
-
-0.9%
-12.8%
10.0%
2.2%
0.8%
4/23/2014
4:01:00 PM
Mar '14
Q2 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$1.33
$6.4 Bil
$1.25
$1.22
$6.5 Bil
6.4%
-1.6%
11.2%
4.0%
-4.0%
1.9%
7/23/2014
4:01:00 PM
Jun '14
Q3 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$1.48
$6.8 Bil
$1.24
$1.22
$6.5 Bil
19.4%
4.2%
43.0%
9.0%
-5.1%
-4.8%
11/5/2014
4:01:00 PM
Sep '14
Q4 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$1.25
$6.7 Bil
$1.35
$1.31
$7.0 Bil
-7.4%
-4.5%
22.1%
3.3%
-8.0%
-0.5%
1/28/2015
4:01:00 PM
Dec '14
Q1 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$1.34
$7.1 Bil
$1.29
$1.24
$6.9 Bil
3.9%
2.3%
17.4%
7.2%
-7.7%
3.7%
4/22/2015
4:01:00 PM
Mar '15
Q2 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$1.41
$6.9 Bil
$1.37
$1.33
$6.8 Bil
2.9%
0.9%
3.7%
8.3%
-2.3%
1.0%
7/22/2015
4:01:00 PM
Jun '15
Q3 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C
EPS
Rev
$0.99
$5.8 Bil
$0.93
$0.91
$5.9 Bil
6.5%
-0.3%
-38.9%
-14.3%
-2.5%
2.9%
11/4/2015
4:02:00 PM
Sep '15
Q4 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C
EPS
Rev
$0.94
$5.5 Bil
$0.86
$0.86
$5.2 Bil
9.3%
4.7%
-35.9%
-18.5%
-5.9%
-7.3%
1/27/2016
4:05:00 PM
Dec '15
Q1 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$0.97
$5.8 Bil
$0.96
$0.90
$5.7 Bil
1.0%
1.5%
-36.9%
-18.7%
-3.6%
-0.3%
4/20/2016
4:01:00 PM
Mar '16
Q2 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$1.03
$5.6 Bil
$1.02
$0.96
$5.3 Bil
1.0%
4.0%
-37.6%
-19.5%
-1.5%
1.6%
7/20/2016
4:07:00 PM
Jun '16
Q3 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$1.18
$6.0 Bil
$1.03
$0.98
$5.6 Bil
14.6%
8.3%
9.6%
3.6%
7.1%
4.4%
EPS
Rev
-
-
-
$0.98
$5.8 Bil
-
-
4.3%
6.7%
EPS
Rev
-
-
-
$1.04
$6.0 Bil
-
-
7.2%
4.2%
11/3/2010
$45.69
$2.06
$10.99 Bil
-
-
-
11/2/2011
$52.18
$3.01
$14.96 Bil
46.1%
36.1%
14.2%
11/7/2012
$58.12
$3.25
$19.12 Bil
8.0%
27.8%
11.4%
11/6/2013
$69.74
$4.01
$24.87 Bil
23.4%
30.0%
20.0%
11/5/2014
$77.20
$4.52
$26.49 Bil
12.7%
6.5%
10.7%
11/4/2015
$60.26
$4.15
$25.28 Bil
-8.2%
-4.6%
-21.9%
11/4/2016
$62.75
$3.76
$23.07 Bil
-9.4%
-8.7%
4.1%
11/4/2017
$59.21
$4.03
$23.51 Bil
7.2%
1.9%
-5.6%
11/4/2018
-
$3.89
-
-3.5%
-
-

Price Projection

Current Value
$61
-2%
Projected Price
$59
-6%