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Advanced Micro Devices Inc

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. operates as a semiconductor company worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Computing and Graphics; and Enterprise, Embedded and Semi-Custom.

Advanced Micro Devices stock last closed at $70.47, up 0.47% from the previous day, and has decreased 51.48% in one year. It has underperformed other stocks in the Semiconductors industry by 0.2 percentage points. Advanced Micro Devices stock is currently +29.14% from its 52-week low of $54.57, and -55.04% from its 52-week high of $156.73.

At the moment, there are 1.61B shares of AMD outstanding. The market value of AMD is $113.62B. In the last 24 hours, 56.57M AMD shares were traded.

How to Buy Advanced Micro Devices Stock

Wondering how to invest in Advanced Micro Devices stock? Here's how.
  1. Choose where to buy Advanced Micro Devices stock: You need to decide on an online brokerage, but don't worry - we've researched dozens of online brokerages and apps to help you decide where to buy Advanced Micro Devices stock.
  2. Create a brokerage account: Sign up for 0% fee trading with the highest-rated brokerage we've identified. It's the best place to buy AMD stock.
  3. Put funds into your brokerage account: Pick your payment method and add your information.
  4. Analyze Advanced Micro Devices stock: The Advanced Micro Devices ticker symbol is AMD. Is Advanced Micro Devices stock a good investment? Should you buy shares of AMD? How do AMD's underlying business fundamentals look? Do top analysts think Advanced Micro Devices is a good buy? Why has AMD's stock price moved recently? (Hint: Our stock market analysis website can help you understand if AMD is a good stock to buy).
  5. Make your AMD purchase: Decide if you will purchase AMD shares at the current market price or use a limit order to purchase AMD shares at a specific price.
  6. Get key alerts regarding your AMD position: Create a watchlist to important notifications about your investment in Advanced Micro Devices stock.

Step 1: Choose where to buy Advanced Micro Devices stock

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Step 4: Analyze Advanced Micro Devices stock

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Advanced Micro Devices stock data

AMD Price
$70.47
1w %
-9.05%
1y %
-51.48%
5y %
608.95%
P/E
41.7x
P/B
2.08x
P/S
4.99x
PEG
1x
Revenue
$22.83B
Earnings
$2.27B
Fore. Rev. Growth
12.09%
Fore. Earn. Growth
41.58%
Market Cap
$113.62B
Next Earnings
Jan 30, 2023
Next Dividend
N/A

Advanced Micro Devices Zen Score

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You can see all of the due diligence checks on AMD's stock page.

Is AMD stock undervalued?

Investors use many financial metrics, analyses, models, and charts to gauge AMD's intrinsic value.

Using relative valuations methods:

  • AMD may be overvalued based on its P/E ratio of 41.7x, relative to Semiconductors industry P/E ratio of 24.07x
  • AMD may be undervalued based on its P/B ratio of 2.08x, relative to Semiconductors industry P/B ratio of 4.11x
  • AMD could be overvalued based on its PEG ratio of 1x

You can access additional valuation analysis on AMD's stock here.

AMD Financial Health

Passed Financial Due Diligence Checks:

  • There are more short-term assets than short-term liabilities on the AMD balance sheet.
  • Total AMD debt is lower than 5 years ago, relative to shareholder equity.
  • AMD has a low debt to equity ratio of 0.24.
  • There are more short-term assets than long-term liabilities on the AMD balance sheet.
  • AMD's operating cash flow of $3.82B allows it to safely service it's debt of $2.89B.
  • AMD earnings of $2.61B is not sufficient to cover its interest payments.

Failed Financial Due Diligence Checks:

  • AMD profit margin has gone down from 26.7% to 10% in the past year.

Is Advanced Micro Devices stock a Buy, Hold, or Sell?

Out of 29 Wall Street analysts who track AMD, the consensus analyst rating on Advanced Micro Devices is a Strong Buy

Should I buy or sell AMD stock?

Based on 29 analysts offering ratings for Advanced Micro Devices Inc.
Strong Buy
Strong Buy
16 analysts 55.17%
Buy
6 analysts 20.69%
Hold
7 analysts 24.14%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

Latest AMD Analyst Ratings

Timothy Arcuri, a top 11% analyst from UBS upgrades AMD to a strong buy rating and raises their AMD price target from $75.00 to $95.00, on Nov 14, 2022.

Tristan Gerra, a top 15% analyst from Baird upgrades AMD to a buy rating and raises their AMD price target from $65.00 to $100.00, on Nov 14, 2022.

Gerra raised his price target on Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) by 53.8%.

The analyst reported that he conducted supply chain channel checks and the results show a "strong reception of Genoa* at data center makers."

These results "shift significant resources in support of AMD," Gerra stated.

Moreover, the analyst said he believes the "Genoa chip's 'very significant' performance step-up should accelerate market share gains for AMD in FY 2023 and generate significantly higher pricing and a higher gross margin profile."

* From here and here: On 2022/11/10, AMD launched its 4th gen Epyc Genoa data center chip. Chip-watching sites are reporting that it could significantly challenge AMD's peer, Intel.

Toshiya Hari, a top 18% analyst from Goldman Sachs maintains AMD with a strong buy rating and lowers their AMD price target from $84.00 to $74.00, on Nov 3, 2022.

Ruben Roy, a top 9% analyst from Stifel Nicolaus maintains AMD with a strong buy rating and lowers their AMD price target from $100.00 to $91.00, on Nov 2, 2022.

Vijay Rakesh, a top 9% analyst from Mizuho maintains AMD with a strong buy rating and lowers their AMD price target from $102.00 to $95.00, on Nov 2, 2022.

You can dive deeper into what analysts are projecting on the Advanced Micro Devices stock forecast page.

AMD Technical Indicators

SMA10
73.63
SMA20
73.57
SMA50
65.86
SMA100
76.74
SMA200
86.86
MACD
1.52
MACD Signal
2.32
MACD Histogram
-0.8
RSI
48.97
Stochastic %K
10.62
Stochastic %D
20.85
StochRSI %K
1.38
StochRSI %D
0.77

How are AMD Revenues/Earnings doing?

Last year, AMD earnings were $2.27B. Over the past 4 year, AMD's earnings have gone up by 56.74% per year. This was faster than the Semiconductors industry average of 32.73%.

Last year, AMD revenue was $22.83B. During the last five year, AMD's revenue has grown by 35.13% per year. This was faster than the Semiconductors industry average of 16.88%.

Dive into AMD's earnings and revenue performance here.

What are AMD insiders up to?

Over the last year, executives and large shareholders at AMD have sold more shares than they have bought.

Lisa T. Su, Chair President CEO of AMD, was the latest AMD insider to sell. They sold $14,984,678.02 worth of AMD stock on Dec 2, 2022.

Learn more about who owns AMD shares here.

Can I rely on AMD as an income stream?

No, Advanced Micro Devices doesn't provide an income stream by paying out dividends.

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Step 6: Get key alerts regarding your AMD position

Now that you own some AMD shares, you'll want to stay up-to-date on your new stock purchase.

Put AMD on a watchlist to get the latest updates about your AMD stock.

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How to Buy Stock in Advanced Micro Devices

To reiterate, here are the 6 steps for buying Advanced Micro Devices stock:

  1. Choose where to buy Advanced Micro Devices stock
  2. Create a brokerage account
  3. Put funds into your brokerage account
  4. Analyze Advanced Micro Devices stock
  5. Make your AMD purchase
  6. Get key alerts regarding your AMD position

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NASDAQ: AMD
$70.47+0.33 (+0.47%)
Updated Dec 8, 2022
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$70.47+0.33 (+0.47%)
Updated Dec 8, 2022
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FAQ

How much does it cost to buy one Advanced Micro Devices share?

As of Dec 8, 2022, it costs $70.47 to buy one share of Advanced Micro Devices stock.

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Is now a good time to buy Advanced Micro Devices stock?

According to 29 Wall Street analysts who monitor Advanced Micro Devices, their consensus recommendation is to buy Advanced Micro Devices stock.

What is the best way to buy Advanced Micro Devices stock?

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