Qualcomm: What does the future hold?

But rather than focusing on just the one-time settlement payout, investors should also try to evaluate how exactly Qualcomm’s growth trajectory could evolve going forward.

Let’s take a look.Use of cashThere aren’t many specifics about the settlement between Qualcomm and Apple to begin with.

For starters, we know that Qualcomm and Apple now have a 6-year-long supply agreement which can be extended further by another 2 years.

This settlement might actually boost Qualcomm’s Mobile Station Modem (MSM) shipments which, by the way, have begun stagnating of late.