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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

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Cash to Debt 0.47
AMD's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
50% of the 1107 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. AMD: 0.47 )
AMD' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 1.8
Current: 0.47

0.23
1.8
Equity to Asset 0.05
AMD's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
65% of the 1093 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 0.62 vs. AMD: 0.05 )
AMD' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 0.68
Current: 0.05

0.02
0.68
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: -0.46
M-Score: -2.83
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 4/10

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Operating margin (%) -2.82
AMD's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 1098 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 4.53 vs. AMD: -2.82 )
AMD' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -45.43   Max: 19.14
Current: -2.82

-45.43
19.14
Net-margin (%) -7.32
AMD's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 1098 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. AMD: -7.32 )
AMD' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -57.68   Max: 21.17
Current: -7.32

-57.68
21.17
ROE (%) -88.45
AMD's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 1096 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. AMD: -88.45 )
AMD' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -200.77   Max: 97.03
Current: -88.45

-200.77
97.03
ROA (%) -9.70
AMD's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1109 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 2.65 vs. AMD: -9.70 )
AMD' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -32.56   Max: 19.38
Current: -9.7

-32.56
19.38
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -19.54
AMD's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 1108 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 7.54 vs. AMD: -19.54 )
AMD' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -135.12   Max: 37.38
Current: -19.54

-135.12
37.38
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -6.80
AMD's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 776 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: -1.40 vs. AMD: -6.80 )
AMD' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -11.4   Max: 18.9
Current: -6.8

-11.4
18.9
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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

AMD Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Julian Robertson 360,900 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 71,700 sh (+378.03%)
Charles Brandes Sold Out
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Q1 2014

AMD Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Steven Cohen 67,100 sh (-6.42%)
Julian Robertson 315,000 sh (-12.72%)
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Q2 2014

AMD Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 659,926 sh (New)
John Burbank 13,682 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 181,081 sh (New)
Julian Robertson 163,000 sh (-48.25%)
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Q3 2014

AMD Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jana Partners 975,051 sh (New)
George Soros 1,000,000 sh (New)
Julian Robertson Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
John Burbank Sold Out
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with AMD

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Julian Robertson 2014-09-30 Sold Out 0.25%$3.55 - $4.66 $ 2.57-36%0
George Soros 2014-09-30 New Buy0.03%$3.55 - $4.66 $ 2.57-36%1000000
Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Sold Out 0.01%$3.55 - $4.66 $ 2.57-36%0
John Burbank 2014-09-30 Sold Out $3.55 - $4.66 $ 2.57-36%0
Julian Robertson 2014-06-30 Reduce -48.25%0.2%$3.65 - $4.47 $ 2.57-36%163000
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 New Buy0.01%$3.65 - $4.47 $ 2.57-36%181081
John Burbank 2014-06-30 New Buy$3.65 - $4.47 $ 2.57-36%13682
Julian Robertson 2013-12-31 New Buy0.43%$3.14 - $4.09 $ 2.57-28%360900
Charles Brandes 2013-12-31 Sold Out $3.14 - $4.09 $ 2.57-28%0
Charles Brandes 2013-06-30 New Buy$2.29 - $4.38 $ 2.57-26%41700
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.31%$1.86 - $3.27 $ 2.579%0
John Burbank 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.01%$1.86 - $3.27 $ 2.579%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Add 383.75%0.25%$3.29 - $6.03 $ 2.57-39%1366982
Ray Dalio 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.13%$3.29 - $6.03 $ 2.57-39%0
John Burbank 2012-09-30 New Buy0.01%$3.29 - $6.03 $ 2.57-39%68877
Ray Dalio 2012-06-30 New Buy0.13%$5.42 - $8.1 $ 2.57-62%1514290
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Add 355.77%0.09%$5.42 - $8.1 $ 2.57-62%282579
George Soros 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.08%$5.42 - $8.1 $ 2.57-62%0
George Soros 2012-03-31 New Buy0.08%$5.43 - $8.25 $ 2.57-61%650000
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Add 78.01%0.02%$5.43 - $8.25 $ 2.57-61%62001
Charles Brandes 2012-03-31 Sold Out $5.43 - $8.25 $ 2.57-61%0
Joel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 New Buy0.02%$4.53 - $5.95 $ 2.57-51%34830
Ray Dalio 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.02%$4.53 - $5.95 $ 2.57-51%0
Charles Brandes 2011-12-31 New Buy$4.53 - $5.95 $ 2.57-51%13500
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Ratios

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Forward P/E 25.13
AMD's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
83% of the 1171 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. AMD: 25.13 )
N/A
P/B 10.71
AMD's P/B is ranked lower than
60% of the 1171 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. AMD: 10.71 )
AMD' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.82   Max: 12.81
Current: 10.71

0.82
12.81
P/S 0.36
AMD's P/S is ranked higher than
94% of the 1171 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. AMD: 0.36 )
AMD' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 3.12
Current: 0.36

0.17
3.12
EV-to-EBIT -20.27
AMD's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
53% of the 1171 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 43.10 vs. AMD: -20.27 )
AMD' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -877.9   Max: 298
Current: -20.27

-877.9
298
Current Ratio 1.90
AMD's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
59% of the 1107 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 2.51 vs. AMD: 1.90 )
AMD' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.07   Max: 2.17
Current: 1.9

1.07
2.17
Quick Ratio 1.42
AMD's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
58% of the 1107 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. AMD: 1.42 )
AMD' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.77   Max: 1.89
Current: 1.42

0.77
1.89
Days Inventory 85.50
AMD's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
67% of the 1171 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 90.59 vs. AMD: 85.50 )
AMD' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 37.29   Max: 94.63
Current: 85.5

37.29
94.63
Days Sales Outstanding 54.23
AMD's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
79% of the 1171 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 69.89 vs. AMD: 54.23 )
AMD' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 20.11   Max: 73.95
Current: 54.23

20.11
73.95

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 0.44
AMD's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
97% of the 1171 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. AMD: 0.44 )
AMD' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 2.88
Current: 0.44

0.28
2.88
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -4.90
AMD's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
52% of the 1092 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. AMD: -4.90 )
AMD' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 35.8
Current: -4.9

0.3
35.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -75.96
AMD's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
50% of the 406 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 6.74 vs. AMD: -75.96 )
AMD' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -81.8   Max: -2.6
Current: -75.96

-81.8
-2.6

Business Description

Industry: Semiconductors » Semiconductors
Compare:INTC, TSM, BRCM, ARMH, ADI » details
Traded in other countries:AMD.Germany, AMD.Mexico, AMD.Switzerland, 0QZD.UK,
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. was incorporated under the laws of Delaware on May 1, 1969 and became a publicly held company in 1972. It is a semiconductor company with facilities around the world. In semiconductor industry, it offers: Computing Solutions comprised of x86 microprocessors, as standalone devices or as incorporated as an accelerated processing unit (APU), chipsets, embedded processors and dense servers; and Graphics and Visual Solutions comprised of graphics processing units (GPUs), including professional graphics, semi-custom System-on-Chip (SOC) products, development services and technology for game consoles. It currently designs, develops and sells microprocessor products for servers, desktop PCs and mobile devices, including mobile PCs and tablets. Its microprocessors and chipsets are incorporated into computing platforms that also include GPUs and core software to enable and advance the computing components. Its CPUs and APUs are manufactured mainly using 45-nanometer (nm), 40nm, and 32nm or 28nm process technology. It currently base its microprocessors and chipsets on the x86 instruction set architecture and AMD's Direct Connect Architecture, which connects an on-chip memory controller and input/output, or I/O, channels directly to one or more microprocessor cores. It's APUs for desktop PC platforms consist primarily of the AMD A Series APU and the E-Series APU. Its embedded products address customer needs in PC-adjacent markets. Its customers generally use its graphics solutions to increase the speed of rendering images and to improve image resolution and color definition. The Company's AMD FirePro family of professional graphics products consists of 3D and 2D multi-view graphics cards and GPUs that it designed for integration in mobile and desktop workstations, as well as business PCs. The Company designed its AMD FireStream series of products to utilize the parallel stream processing power of the GPU for heavy floating-point computations and to meet the requirements of various industries, such as the high-performance computing and the scientific and financial sectors. The Company markets and sell its products under the AMD trademark. Its desktop PC product brands for microprocessors are AMD A-Series, AMD E-Series, AMD FX, AMD Athlon and AMD Sempron. Its notebook and tablet brands for microprocessors are AMD A-Series A, AMD E-Series, AMD C-Series, AMD Z-Series, AMD Phenom, AMD Athlon, AMD Turion and AMD Sempron. Its server brand for microprocessors is AMD Opteron. It sells dense server system products under the SeaMicro brand, including the SM15000 series and Freedom Fabric Storage series for storage systems. It also sells low-power versions of its AMD Opteron, AMD Athlon and AMD Sempron, as well as AMD Geode, AMD R-Series and G-Series processors as embedded processor solutions. Its product brand in the consumer graphics market is AMD Radeon. Its product brand for professional graphics products is AMD FirePro.
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