Qualcomm Inc


  • Qualcomm CEO: Cell Phone Will Replace the Wallet Thursday, 26 Apr 2007 | 12:37 PM ET
    Paul Jacobs, CEO of QUALCOMM, gestures as he speaks on QUALCOMM'S mobile multimedia technology during a news conference at the Cellular Communications and Internet Association convention in Las Vegas, Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

    Paul Jacobs, Qualcomm’s chief executive officer, told CNBC’s “Morning Call” that he believes the cell phone morph itself into a payment device, eventually making your old-fashioned leather wallet obsolete.

  • Qualcomm Earnings Jump on Strong Mobile Phone Chip Demand Wednesday, 25 Apr 2007 | 5:31 PM ET

    Wireless technology and chip developer Qualcomm posted a higher quarterly profit as revenue rose on strong demand for its mobile phone chips. Excluding its investment arm and other items, Qualcomm said its profit for the fiscal second quarter ended April 1 rose 22% to 50 cents a share and revenue rose 21% to $2.22 billion.

  • It's Time for the Lightning Round! Monday, 23 Apr 2007 | 2:09 PM ET

    McDonald's, Tata Motors, Qualcomm, GigaMedia and more...Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • Qualcomm Files New Patent Suits Against Nokia Tuesday, 3 Apr 2007 | 7:58 AM ET

    Qualcomm said on Tuesday it had filed two new lawsuits in the United States against Nokia, the world's largest mobile phone maker, alleging infringement of five patents.

  • Answering The Call Saturday, 31 Mar 2007 | 1:42 PM ET

    The launch of Apple’s sleek new iPhone may still be months away, but it already is dialing up the competition in the mobile communications industry, and creating new opportunities for investors.

  • Broadcom Says Court Found Qualcomm Violated Duties Thursday, 22 Mar 2007 | 5:31 PM ET

    Broadcom said on Thursday that a U.S. court had adopted a jury finding that rival Qualcomm had violated its duty to disclose patents to an industry standards body and therefore waived its rights to enforce two patents related to video compression.

  • Nokia Wants End to Qualcomm Patents Monday, 19 Mar 2007 | 1:37 PM ET

    Nokia, the world's largest maker of mobile phones, said Monday that it filed complaints against wireless technology company Qualcomm in Germany and the Netherlands.

  • Sell Block for Thursday, March 15 Friday, 16 Mar 2007 | 9:49 AM ET

    Despite what you’re hearing these days, tech isn’t going to bottom any time soon. Don’t get bamboozled by hopeful analysts – hope is not a part of the equation.

  • The Word On Retail, Qualcomm and New Mortgage Laws... Tuesday, 13 Mar 2007 | 8:57 PM ET

    Find out which stocks are moving and what traders are saying about them as they execute orders on the floor.

  • Qualcomm Raises Quarterly Sales And Earnings Guidance Tuesday, 13 Mar 2007 | 12:50 PM ET

    Qualcomm raised its forecast for fiscal second-quarter earnings and revenue on Tuesday, citing stronger-than-expected worldwide demand for products based on its CDMA mobile phone technology.

  • Texas Instruments Disappoints Investors With Outlook Monday, 12 Mar 2007 | 6:27 PM ET

    Texas Instruments narrowed earnings guidance and tightened sales expectations for the fiscal first quarter. The semiconductor company said after Monday's close that it expects fiscal first-quarter earnings to range from 29 cents to 33 cents a share, compared with earlier guidance of 28 to 34 cents.

  • It's Time for the Lightning Round! Friday, 2 Mar 2007 | 6:53 PM ET

    Hear what Cramer has to say about Ameritrade, Six Flags, ExxonMobil and more...

  • Qualcomm Inc said it has agreed with Broadcom Corp to dismiss their respective claims over four patents, preventing the need for a trial that was scheduled to begin on March 5.

  • Ex-FCC Exec: iPods Make Sirius-XM Merger Likely Tuesday, 20 Feb 2007 | 1:50 PM ET

    Will Sirius' Howard Stern find true love with XM's Opie & Anthony? Blair Levin, managing director at Stifel Nicolaus (and former chief of staff at the FCC) told CNBC's Liz Claman he is "cautiously optimistic" that the satellite radio merger will be approved -- thanks to new technology.

  • Microsoft's Big Play; The Big Push For Mobile Video Thursday, 15 Feb 2007 | 9:18 AM ET
    Microsoft Zune

    Microsoft is busy pushing its entertainment offerings. The tech company's new secret weapon in selling digital downloads to play on a cell phone or other devices is a new digital rights management technology called PlayReady. The upside for consumers: content purchased for one mobile device isn't limited to just that gadget. Users can register several devices to share content. This is a rather controversial approach, but could really catch on eventually.

  • Qualcomm Narrowly Beats Earnings Forecast Wednesday, 24 Jan 2007 | 10:35 PM ET

    Qualcomm reported earnings of 43 cents a share, just above analysts' estimates, but results were mixed as quarterly sales came in at $2.02 billion, below forecasts.

  • Citigroup's Top Picks For '07 Friday, 5 Jan 2007 | 10:59 AM ET

    Citigroup's Tobias Levkovich has released his top picks for '07. Here are the hints to the stocks he liked--that you may have heard on "Squawk on the Street": 1) your parents were wrong; TV is good for you, 2) another of his favorites can be found in the mall, 3) the real little engines that could. Think you know which ones Levkovich likes? See if you guessed right...

  • Qualcomm Lowers Profit Estimate for Quarter Friday, 22 Dec 2006 | 1:26 PM ET

    Qualcomm lowered its profit estimate for its fiscal first quarter, citing higher-than-expected legal costs and customer's deferred payment.