Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. operates as a semiconductor company worldwide.
Flawless balance sheet with high growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Advanced Micro Devices's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: AMD's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: AMD exceeded the US Semiconductor industry which returned 35.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AMD exceeded the US Market which returned 17.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Advanced Micro Devices's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 days ago | Simply Wall StIs Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.’s (NASDAQ:AMD) 17% ROCE Any Good?
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHere's Why We Don't Think Advanced Micro Devices's (NASDAQ:AMD) Statutory Earnings Reflect Its Underlying Earnings Potential
4 weeks ago | Simply Wall StDoes Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) Create Value For Shareholders?
Is Advanced Micro Devices undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: AMD ($53.28) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($36.25)
Significantly Below Fair Value: AMD is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AMD is poor value based on its PE Ratio (170.5x) compared to the Semiconductor industry average (37.3x).
PE vs Market: AMD is poor value based on its PE Ratio (170.5x) compared to the US market (18.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: AMD is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AMD is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (22.1x) compared to the US Semiconductor industry average (3.1x).
How is Advanced Micro Devices forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 34 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: AMD's forecast earnings growth (47.9% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: AMD's earnings (47.9% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (14.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: AMD's revenue (18.5% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (7.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: AMD's revenue (18.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: AMD's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (31%)
How has Advanced Micro Devices performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AMD has a large one-off loss of $176.0M impacting its December 28 2019 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: AMD's current net profit margins (5.1%) are lower than last year (5.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AMD has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 60.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: AMD's earnings growth over the past year (1.4%) is below its 5-year average (60.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: AMD earnings growth over the past year (1.4%) exceeded the Semiconductor industry -28.7%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: AMD's Return on Equity (12.1%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Advanced Micro Devices's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AMD's short term assets ($4.6B) exceed its short term liabilities ($2.4B).
Long Term Liabilities: AMD's short term assets ($4.6B) exceed its long term liabilities ($842.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AMD's debt to equity ratio (17.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: AMD's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 1201.1% to 17.2% over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: AMD has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: AMD's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 9.5x debt).
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: AMD is profitable, therefore cash runway is not a concern.
Forecast Cash Runway: AMD is profitable, therefore cash runway is not a concern.
What is Advanced Micro Devices's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate AMD's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate AMD's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AMD's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AMD's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of AMD's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Lisa Su (49yo)
Dr. Lisa T. Su, Ph.D., has been Director at Cisco Systems, Inc. since January 27, 2020. Dr. Su has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. since August 10, 2014 and O ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Lisa's total compensation ($USD13.36M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD10.81M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Lisa's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
|Senior VP||7.1yrs||US$3.65m||0.041% $25.3m|
|CTO and Executive VP of Technology & Engineering||8.3yrs||US$4.81m||0.11% $71.1m|
|Senior VP||17.1yrs||US$2.82m||0.13% $78.7m|
|Senior VP and GM of Datacenter & Embedded Solutions Business Group||5.3yrs||US$3.50m||0.071% $44.1m|
|Senior Vice President of Global Operations||2.1yrs||no data||no data|
|Corporate VP & Chief Accounting Officer||3.8yrs||no data||0.0013% $797.7k|
|Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing||3.9yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||4.3yrs||no data||0.0040% $2.5m|
|Senior VP & Chief Human Resources Officer||1.6yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: AMD's management team is considered experienced (4.8 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||5.9yrs||US$318.38k||0.013% $8.1m|
|Independent Director||3yrs||US$303.38k||no data|
|Independent Chairman of the Board||3.8yrs||US$450.07k||0.0064% $4.0m|
|Chairman Emeritus||16yrs||US$2.13m||no data|
|Independent Director||5.4yrs||US$328.38k||no data|
|Director||0.2yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||2.7yrs||US$303.38k||0.0013% $816.4k|
|Independent Director||2.3yrs||US$316.68k||no data|
Experienced Board: AMD's board of directors are considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: AMD insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 11.1%.
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
- Ticker: AMD
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1969
- Industry: Semiconductors
- Sector: Semiconductors
- Market Cap: US$62.320b
- Shares outstanding: 1.17b
- Website: https://www.amd.com
Number of Employees
- Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
- 2485 Augustine Drive
- Santa Clara
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|AMD||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Dec 1972|
|AMD||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Dec 1972|
|AMD||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Dec 1972|
|AMD *||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Common Stock||MX||MXN||Dec 1972|
|AMD-U||ETLX (Eurotlx)||Yes||Common Stock||IT||EUR||Dec 1972|
|AMD||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||CH||CHF||Dec 1972|
|0QZD||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Dec 1972|
|AMD||WBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||AT||EUR||Dec 1972|
|AMD||BASE (Buenos Aires Stock Exchange)||CEDEARS (EACH 1 REP 2 COM USD0.01)||AR||ARS||Apr 2019|
|A1MD34||BOVESPA (Bolsa de Valores de Sao Paulo)||BDR EACH REPR 1 COM||BR||BRL||Dec 2019|
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. Its products include x86 microprocessors as an accelerated processing unit (APU), chipsets, discrete and integrated graphics processing units (GPUs), and professional GPUs; and server and embedded processors, and semi-custom System-on-Chip (SoC) products and technology for game consoles. The company provides x86 microprocessors for desktop PCs under the AMD Ryzen, AMD Ryzen PRO, Threadripper, AMD A-Series, AMD FX, AMD Athlon, AMD Athlon PRO, and AMD Pro A-Series processors brands; microprocessors for notebook and 2-in-1s under the AMD Ryzen processors with Radeon Vega GPUs, AMD A-Series, AMD Athlon, AMD Ryzen PRO, and AMD Pro A-Series processors brands; microprocessors for servers under the AMD EPYC and AMD Opteron brands; and chipsets under the AMD trademark. It also offers discrete GPUs for desktop and notebook PCs under the AMD Radeon graphics and AMD Embedded Radeon brands; professional graphics products under the AMD Radeon Pro and AMD FirePro graphics brands; and Radeon Instinct accelerators for servers. In addition, the company provides embedded processor solutions for interactive digital signage, casino gaming, and medical imaging under the AMD Opteron, AMD Athlon, AMD Geode, AMD Ryzen, AMD EPYC, AMD R-Series, and G-Series processors brands; and customer-specific solutions based on AMD’s CPU, GPU, and multi-media technologies, as well as semi-custom SoC products. It serves original equipment and design manufacturers, datacenters, original design manufacturers, system integrators, distributors, and add-in-board manufacturers through its direct sales force, independent distributors, and sales representatives. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/23 23:31|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/21 00:00|
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