Investors Must-Watch: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) plummeted -0.66 percent and ended the day at $13.49. The Average Volume of the company is 57 Million and P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 0, while Forward P/E ratio is 49.78.

Mizuho Upgrade its coverage for Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) in a note sent to investors on 20-Dec-16. The research firm Upgrade the stock to Buy. Moreover, Morgan Stanley issued Upgrade rating for the stock on 15-Dec-16. BofA/Merrill also Upgrade the company to Buy on 8-Dec-16, 2016. Additionally, Loop Capital Initiated its ratings on the stock to Buy.

The highest price AMD stock touched in the last 12 month was $14.27 and the lowest price it hit in the same period was $1.82. The stock has a Return on Assets of -15 percent, Return on Investment of -22.2 percent and a Return on Equity of 0 percent. The company’s market cap is $12.5 Billion.

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)’s growth estimate is 66.7 percent for the current quarter. The growth estimate for the next quarter is 80 percent. The company’s stock has fell -43.28 percent in the past five year. The company is expected to grow by -98.3 percent over the next five years.

Price Target is an important factor while doing analysis of a stock. According to 22 analysts, Price Target for Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) may hit a high of $16. The average and low price target for the stock are $11.03 and $4, respectively.

Now we look at the Moving Averages, the 200-day is 86.5, the 50-day is 23.04 and the 20-day is 19. Moving averages are used as a strong indicator for technical stock analysis and it helps investors in figuring out where the stock has been and also help in determining where it may be possibly heading.

Looking forward, the company is expected to report earnings of $-0.04 per share for the current quarter. Revenue is expected in between 986.8 Million and 965.92 Million with an average of 982.56 Million.

When we look at the recommendation trends, the stock presently has an average brokerage recommendation of 5.2. Out of 26 brokerage recommendations, 4 gave a Strong Buy, 7 issued a Buy, 13 issued Hold, 1 rated Under-perform and 1 issued a Sell.

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) performance during the last one year Improved 637.16 percent, while its year to date (YTD) performance showed a Positive trend of 18.96 percent. The stock Jumped 100.45 percent over the past six months. The stock’s quarterly performance indicates a Positive momentum of 114.3 percent, whereas its last one month trend is Optimistic with 25.37 percent. Its weekly performance showed downward trend of -1.03 percent.

Profitability analysis helps a great deal in making investment decision. Net profit margin of the company was recorded at -11.6 percent, operating profit margin was -8.7 percent, whereas gross profit margin stands at 23.4 percent. Beta factor was calculated at 2.47.

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) has 931 Million shares outstanding and 920.76 Million shares were floated in market. The short ratio in the company’s stock is documented at 1.75 and the short float is around of 10.85%. The stock’s average true range of stands at 0.64, while the relative strength index is 71.06.

Liquidity ratios helps investors to determine a company’s ability to pay off its debts. For the most recent quarter, quick ratio was 1.3, current ratio was 1.9, LT Debt/Equity ratio was 3.45 and Total Debt/Equity ratio was 3.45.