Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) – A Trader’s Perspective

Papermaster Mark D, Chief Technology Officer & EVP, subtracted 30,000 shares of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) from its portfolio at the rate of $30.70 per share valuing $921,000 on Jun 14. The insider left behind 1,299,588 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) was $33.06. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $33.79, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $34.51. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $32.55 and a 2nd Support Level at $32.03. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) stock has gained $1.87, or 6.00%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $0.65, or 2.01%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $5.27, or 18.96%. This year-to-date, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) shares have gained $14.60, or 79.09%.

Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) stock, 80% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, 100% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 100% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”

With 1,081,601 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $36,547,296K. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) generates $6,475 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $337,000 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 103.20%, a 3-Year Total Return of 543.19%, and a 5-year Total Return of 763.19%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 0.00%. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 0.00%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 0.00.

In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) reported earnings of $0.06 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.05 per share, representing a 0.01 difference and 16.73% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $0.08 represented a 0 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.08 per share, which was a 2.56% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.05 per share. This estimate came from a total of 11 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.08 and the low estimate was $0.04. In the year-ago quarter, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) generated per-share earnings of $0.12. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be -58.33% .

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 14 purchases (948,234 shares in total) and 17 sale (1,089,758 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 20 insider buys amounting to 76,258,234 shares and 28 insider sales amounting to 36,512,924 shares. In the past full year, 54 insider purchases were made (involving 82,228,683 shares) and 76 insider sell-offs equivalent to 40,717,748 shares.

Moving onto liquidity, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) has a Current Ratio of 1.78, a Quick Ratio of 1.36 and a Cash Ratio of 0.59. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 98.74, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 49.68, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 27.44. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 87.99 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 44.28.