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In Pictures: Top tech hoarders - 15 companies with...
Thanks in part to its vast patent portfolio, Qualcomm is raking in the cash. The mobile chipmaker’s cash, cash equivalents and marketable securities totaled $30.4 billion at the end of June, compared to $26.5 billion a year ago, and the company has no debt. In March, Qualcomm raised its quarterly dividend by 40% from $0.25 to $0.35 per share. At the same time, it announced plans to hike its share buyback program to $5 billion.
In Pictures: Top tech hoarders - 15 companies with huge cash piles