Monthly Archives: July 2015

Qualcomm Earnings: What to Watch

Qualcomm Earnings: What to Watch

…–SAMSUNG SALES: Qualcomm, whose chips handle cellular communications and computing in smartphones, has suffered because of issues concerning longtime customer SAMSUNG Electronics Co. The South Korean company has been losing market share in smartphones to Apple Inc., which typically uses Qualcomm cellular modems along with internally designed processors, where Samsung has often used more profitable Qualcomm chips that handle both chores. And Samsung opted to use its own chips in the flagship Galaxy S6 announced this spring. Prospects for winning more sales from Samsung may be a hot topic on Qualcomm’s conference call. […]