AMD : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Strong Fundamentals Support a Breakout for Applied Materials

    January 9, 2017
    Applied Materials got off to a rocky start this year but a robust pipeline bodes well for shareholders.
  2. AMD Challenges Rivals, Aims for A.I. Market

    December 21, 2016
    Continuing its long-standing rivalry with NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA), Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ: AMD) earlier this month ...
  3. AMD, Mentor Graphics Extend Deal (AMD, MENT)

    December 6, 2016
    Advanced Micro Devices, which could be acquired in 2017, agreed to extend its partnership with Mentor Graphics -- and was ...
  4. AMD Could Fall 20%, Says One Indicator (AMD)

    November 30, 2016
    The chipmaker's year-long rally is no longer justified according to fundamental or technical analysis
  5. AMD Falls Despite Topping 3Q Estimates

    October 21, 2016
    Shares of AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) fell about 6% after hours on Thursday, although the chipmaker posted better-than-expected third ...
  6. AMD Enters High-End PC & Server Market (AMD, INTC)

    October 7, 2016
    Tech industry leaders, from hardware manufacturers to chipmakers, strategize in order to bolster profitability amid a continued ...
  7. NVIDIA, AMD Battle for a Spot in Samsung Galaxys

    September 12, 2016
    Like other big hitters in the global smartphone market, South Korea-based Samsung (NASDAQOTH: SSNLF) is exploring ways to ...
  8. AMD Sinks on Stock and Convertible Debt Offering

    September 8, 2016
    Shares of AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) fell almost 7% on Wednesday after the company announced new offerings of $600 million common ...
  9. Top 6 Companies Owned by Dell (INTC)

    August 22, 2016
    Dell Computers combated a declining PC market by acquiring companies with the intent of creating a large service and software-oriented ...
  10. The 4 Tech Stocks You'll Wish You'd Bought in 2016

    August 22, 2016
    It's not too late to add these to your portfolio this year.
  11. 3 Heavily Shorted Tech Stocks (INTC, AMD)

    August 14, 2016
    Tech is riding high nowadays. But these three tech stocks have been shorted by investors.
  12. Nvidia Surprises Gamers With a New Titan X Chip

    July 22, 2016
    Chipmaker Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA) recently surprised gamers and investors with a new top-tier Titan X card powered by its ...
  13. A Look at AMD Ahead of Q2 Earnings

    July 20, 2016
    With its shares soaring almost 90% year-to-date and 202% over the past year, there's a lot riding on AMD's second quarter ...
  14. Why AMD is Acquiring Graphics Specialist HiAlgo

    July 2, 2016
    Chipmaker AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) is, quite literally, upping its game in the graphics department. The company has acquired privately ...
  15. Buffett's Moat: Is Intel's Competitive Advantage Sustainable? ...

    June 20, 2016
    Examine Intel's economic moat to assess its width and sustainability. Can Intel's competitive advantage keep returns above ...
  16. AMD Stock Nets 8% Rise In Short Interest (AMD)

    June 13, 2016
    Sentiment forAMD has become more favorable. But it would seem not everyone is betting that AMD will succeed.
  17. Facebook Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers (FB)

    May 16, 2016
    Discover how Facebook came to dominate social networking and how the company utilizes key suppliers to remain a global powerhouse.
  18. The New Nvidia Graphics Cards are Here, and They're Sick

    May 12, 2016
    The GTX 1080 and 1070 will deliver "irresponsible amounts of performance."
  19. NVIDIA Targets VR Market With High-Powered Chip

    May 11, 2016
    There's no escaping the hype surrounding virtual reality. One estimate suggests that the VR business will generate $30 billion ...
  20. AMD Stock: Capital Structure Analysis

    May 10, 2016
    Analyze AMD's debt and shareholder equity to understand the firm's capital structure. Learn about shareholder deficit and ...
  21. AMD Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers

    May 5, 2016
    Learn about the business operations of five key companies serving as supply partners in support of AMD's global semiconductor ...
  22. AMD Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers

    May 2, 2016
    Learn about several important computer and gaming hardware companies that serve as key customers for Advanced Micro Devices ...
  23. AMD: Advanced Micro Devices Earnings Case Study

    April 28, 2016
    Read an earnings analysis of AMD. Discover its historical earnings, and get breakdowns of past and future analyst earnings ...
  24. AMD Stock Surge 20% on Q1 Beat, Outlook (AMD, INTC)

    April 25, 2016
    Thanks to Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD)'s earnings beat, solid outlook and promise of a profit this fiscal year, AMD ...
  25. AMD Surges After Big Q1 Beat and Solid Q2 Guidance

    April 22, 2016
    Shares of AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) have surged nearly 40% as of this writing after the chipmaker topped first quarter expectations ...
  26. Who Are Advanced Micro Devices' Main Competitors? (AMD)

    April 18, 2016
    Learn about the financial profiles of four of Advanced Micro Devices' competitors and each company's specific product niches.
  27. AMD Stock Decline Amid Profit Taking (AMD, INTC)

    March 29, 2016
    Just as quickly as AMD stock has risen, the shares can sell off in dramatic fashion.
  28. Intel May License AMD Graphics Technologies

    March 21, 2016
    Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) might sign a GPU licensing agreement with rival chipmaker AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) after its current licensing ...
  29. Why AMD Stock Surged 16% Last Week (AMD, INTC)

    March 21, 2016
    With AMD shares now a few pennies away from making a new 52-week high, investors must reconcile how real are the company's ...
  30. Can AMD Make Real Money in Virtual Reality? (AMD)

    March 17, 2016
    Investors would be better served to focus on AMD's high cash burn rate, weak profits and plummeting sales -- the real issues ...
  31. The Sky's the Limit for Nvidia (NVDA, AMD)

    March 9, 2016
    Nvidia is ready to benefit from its leadership position in the virtual reality headset market.
  32. Analyzing Advanced Micro Devices’ Return on Equity (AMD)

    March 4, 2016
    Learn about Advanced Micro Devices' ROE in 2015. Find out why this metric was not meaningful, and what investors should expect ...
  33. The Top 3 Small Cap Hardware Stocks for 2016 (AMD, TIVO)

    February 10, 2016
    Learn about the three growth segments and the top three small-cap stocks that could bolster your portfolio regardless of ...
  34. Is Smaller Better? In the Chip Sector, Yes: TSM

    January 27, 2016
    One of the world's biggest semiconductor manufacturers, one you might never have heard of, creates products you use every ...
  35. Opportunities and Challenges for Advanced Micro Devices (AMD)

    January 14, 2016
    AMD has a plan for achieving long-term profitability. But does it have what it takes to make this plan a reality?
  36. The Biggest Risks of Investing in Advanced Micro Devices Stock ...

    January 13, 2016
    Learn the biggest risks to Advanced Micro Devices stock, and discover the company's biggest competitors and how they threaten ...
  37. The Top 5 Small-Cap Technology Stocks for 2016 (AMD, CLS)

    January 8, 2016
    Learn what the top five small-cap technology stocks are for 2016, with a summary, growth outlook and price target on each ...
  38. The Basics Of Trading Chip Stocks (INTC, TXN)

    December 15, 2015
    Semiconductor companies offer an endless variety of trading and investment opportunities.
  39. Is Advanced Micro Devices Stock Suitable for Your IRA or Roth ...

    December 8, 2015
    Find out if AMD stock is suitable for an IRA. Learn about the company's fundamentals and outlook. Is AMD better for a traditional ...
  40. The 3 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks (FTR, SIRI)

    October 15, 2015
    Learn about the three most shorted stocks on the technology-heavy NASDAQ exchange. Understand why investors are so bearish ...
  41. Look Out Intel, Here Come Qualcomm Server Chips (INTC, QCOM)

    October 9, 2015
    Nearly a year after Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM) announced its intentions to enter the ARM server CPU market, the chipmaker has ...
  42. Will Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) Ever Make a Comeback?

    August 17, 2015
    Discover more about the current condition of Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and learn why it is unlikely the company can make ...
  43. Is Advanced Micro Devices Bankruptcy Imminent? (AMD, INTC)

    August 14, 2015
    Review the current financial condition of Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and the consensus of opinion on whether the company ...
  44. 3 Reasons Why Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) Keeps Sliding (INTC, ...

    August 13, 2015
    Understand how Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) operates and what industry it operates in; learn three reasons why AMD slid in ...
  45. AppliedMicro Gains Another Microserver Ally (AMCC, ARMH)

    July 22, 2015
    TSMC, the largest pure-play foundry in the world, recently announced the deployment of Hewlett-Packard Moonshot servers ...
  46. Advanced Micro Devices Continues to Struggle (AMD, IT)

    July 17, 2015
    Following news a few weeks ago from Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ: AMD) that it had lowered its expected second quarter ...
  47. Game Over for Advanced Micro Devices? (AMD, INTC)

    July 9, 2015
    Shares of Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ: AMD) recently hit their lowest point in nearly three years after the chipmaker ...
  48. Can AMD Regain GPU Market Share From NVIDIA?

    May 22, 2015
    In the past few years, NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) has taken a dominant lead in the market for stand-alone "discrete" GPUs over ...
  49. 3 Reasons Intel Stock Could Fall (INTC, AMD)

    May 20, 2015
    Shares of chip giant Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) have gained about 50% over the past five years as the company fought through a ...
  50. 3 Key Challenges to AMD's Turnaround

    May 15, 2015
    Last week, struggling chipmaker Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ: AMD) held its first analyst day in three years. At the meeting, ...
  51. 2 Big Threats to Intel's Most Profitable Business (ARMH, IBM)

    April 15, 2015
    Chip giant Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) generates most of its revenue and profit from selling the processors that power PCs, and ...
  52. 3 Major Problems Facing Advanced Micro Devices (AMD)

    March 25, 2015
    Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ: AMD) has fallen hard over the past decade. The stock peaked in early 2006, trading in excess ...
  53. The Internet Of Things In 2015

    January 9, 2015
    By now, the internet has made its way into nearly all of our homes and via mobile devices into our pockets. Technology think-tank ...
  54. Console Wars Heating Up

    March 11, 2014
    With Nintendo's Wii U now more than a year old, the two remaining members of the triopoly of video game console makers - ...
  55. Nvidia Still Too Cheap, And Still Very Controversial

    May 10, 2013
    Investors aren't sold on Nvidia's strategy, and that shows in the stock price.
  56. Tech Needs Love Now

    May 14, 2010
    The tech space is worth looking at right now, and IBM especially.
  57. 4 Cup and Handle Patterns To Watch

    April 7, 2010
    These stocks have set up in this classic pattern, suggesting that they could break higher.
  58. The Best Stocks Of 2009

    January 4, 2010
    Investors who owned the best performing S&P 500 stocks were richly rewarded in 2009.