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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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industry
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Cash to Debt 0.53
AMD's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
58% of the 1014 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 4.92 vs. AMD: 0.53 )
AMD' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 2.78
Current: 0.53

0.23
2.78
Equity to Asset 0.13
AMD's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
69% of the 1005 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 0.65 vs. AMD: 0.13 )
AMD' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 0.71
Current: 0.13

0.02
0.71
Interest Coverage 0.58
AMD's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
71% of the 556 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 332.53 vs. AMD: 0.58 )
AMD' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.58   Max: 278.27
Current: 0.58

0.58
278.27
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: -0.21
M-Score: -2.33
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 : 3/10

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Operating margin (%) 1.94
AMD's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 985 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 2.37 vs. AMD: 1.94 )
AMD' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -45.43   Max: 24.04
Current: 1.94

-45.43
24.04
Net-margin (%) -1.57
AMD's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 985 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. AMD: -1.57 )
AMD' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -57.68   Max: 21.17
Current: -1.57

-57.68
21.17
ROE (%) -15.26
AMD's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 980 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 2.33 vs. AMD: -15.26 )
AMD' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -2463.78   Max: 58.02
Current: -15.26

-2463.78
58.02
ROA (%) -1.91
AMD's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 994 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. AMD: -1.91 )
AMD' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -40.78   Max: 17.04
Current: -1.91

-40.78
17.04
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 17.91
AMD's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 994 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 4.09 vs. AMD: 17.91 )
AMD' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -160.49   Max: 79.7
Current: 17.91

-160.49
79.7
Revenue Growth (%) -7.40
AMD's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 707 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: -0.40 vs. AMD: -7.40 )
AMD' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -11.4   Max: 18.9
Current: -7.4

-11.4
18.9
EBITDA Growth (%) -40.30
AMD's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 473 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: -4.10 vs. AMD: -40.30 )
AMD' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -40.3   Max: 64.6
Current: -40.3

-40.3
64.6
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

AMD Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Steven Cohen 21,500 sh (-90.28%)
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Q2 2013

AMD Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Charles Brandes 41,700 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 25,343 sh (+17.87%)
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Q3 2013

AMD Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Charles Brandes 41,700 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 14,999 sh (-40.82%)
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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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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with AMD

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Julian Robertson 2013-12-31 New Buy0.43%$3.14 - $4.09 $ 4.320%360900
Charles Brandes 2013-12-31 Sold Out $3.14 - $4.09 $ 4.320%0
Charles Brandes 2013-06-30 New Buy$2.29 - $4.38 $ 4.324%41700
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.31%$1.86 - $3.27 $ 4.383%0
John Burbank 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.01%$1.86 - $3.27 $ 4.383%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Add 383.75%0.25%$3.29 - $6.03 $ 4.32%1366982
Ray Dalio 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.13%$3.29 - $6.03 $ 4.32%0
John Burbank 2012-09-30 New Buy0.01%$3.29 - $6.03 $ 4.32%68877
Ray Dalio 2012-06-30 New Buy0.13%$5.42 - $8.1 $ 4.3-36%1514290
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Add 355.77%0.09%$5.42 - $8.1 $ 4.3-36%282579
George Soros 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.08%$5.42 - $8.1 $ 4.3-36%0
George Soros 2012-03-31 New Buy0.08%$5.43 - $8.25 $ 4.3-34%650000
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Add 78.01%0.02%$5.43 - $8.25 $ 4.3-34%62001
Charles Brandes 2012-03-31 Sold Out $5.43 - $8.25 $ 4.3-34%0
Joel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 New Buy0.02%$4.53 - $5.95 $ 4.3-18%34830
Ray Dalio 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.02%$4.53 - $5.95 $ 4.3-18%0
Charles Brandes 2011-12-31 New Buy$4.53 - $5.95 $ 4.3-18%13500
Ray Dalio 2011-09-30 Add 203.85%0.01%$5.31 - $7.75 $ 4.3-35%214490
Charles Brandes 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.0007%$5.31 - $7.75 $ 4.3-36%0
Charles Brandes 2011-06-30 New Buy$6.89 - $9.1 $ 4.3-48%13500
George Soros 2011-03-31 Sold Out $7.48 - $9.44 $ 4.3-50%0
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Ratios

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P/B 5.90
AMD's P/B is ranked lower than
80% of the 982 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. AMD: 5.90 )
AMD' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.82   Max: 12.81
Current: 5.9

0.82
12.81
P/S 0.61
AMD's P/S is ranked higher than
86% of the 1026 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. AMD: 0.61 )
AMD' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 3.12
Current: 0.61

0.17
3.12
EV-to-EBIT 41.70
AMD's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
66% of the 706 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 20.57 vs. AMD: 41.70 )
AMD' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.7   Max: 280.6
Current: 41.7

2.7
280.6

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 0.70
AMD's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 938 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. AMD: 0.70 )
AMD' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 2.57
Current: 0.7

0.25
2.57
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 2.40
AMD's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
61% of the 750 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. AMD: 2.40 )
AMD' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 37.4
Current: 2.4

0.4
37.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -15.90
AMD's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
52% of the 574 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. AMD: -15.90 )
AMD' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -30.4   Max: -2.1
Current: -15.9

-30.4
-2.1

Business Description

Industry: Semiconductors » Semiconductors
Compare:INTC, TSM, BRCM, ARMH, ADI » details
Traded in other countries:AMD.Germany
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 global semiconductor company with facilities around the world. In global semiconductor industry, it offers: x86 microprocessors, for the commercial and consumer markets, embedded microprocessors for commercial, commercial client and consumer markets and chipsets for desktop and notebook personal computers, or PCs, professional workstations and servers; and graphics, video and multimedia products for desktop and notebook PCs, including home media PCs, professional workstations and servers 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's main facility with respect to its graphics and chipset products is located in Markham, Ontario, Canada. The Company's operations and properties have in the past and continue to be subject to various United States and foreign environmental laws and regulations, including those relating to materials used in its products and manufacturing processes, discharge of pollutants into the environment, the treatment, transport, storage and disposal of solid and hazardous wastes, and remediation of contamination.

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