BMO Capital Markets raised the price target for the Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) stock from “an Underperform” to “a Market perform”. The rating was released on August 09, 2021. We previously noted in another research note published on July 28, 2021 by The Benchmark Company that reiterated the stock to a Buy with a price target of $110 for AMD stock. The research report from Susquehanna has reiterated the stock to Positive, with a price target set at $130. The stock was reiterated by Rosenblatt, who disclosed in a research note on July 28, 2021, to Buy and set the price objective to $150. In their research brief published July 28, 2021, Northland Capital analysts reiterated the Advanced Micro Devices Inc. stock to Outperform with a price target of $125.
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The latest trade, Performances and Moving Averages give us the following Picture
The share price of Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) dipped -0.89% to close Friday’s market session at $105.20, lower as compared to yesterday’s close. The stock price fluctuated between $104.98 and $106.9913 throughout the trading session with the volume trading being 32205291 shares, which represented a significant variation when compared to the three months average volume of 61.79 million shares. The firm’s stock price fluctuated -3.66% within the last five trades and -2.30% within the last 30 trades, which was a significant change from the beginning of this year. Despite the fact that the share price increased 29.80% in the last 6 months and 29.38% was added to its value over the previous 3 months. AMD stock is trading at a margin of -2.59%, 3.73% and 18.15% apart from the 20-Day, 50-Day and 200-Day Simple Moving Average prices.
As of the close of trading, AMD deals in the Technology domain. The stock is trading -14.12 percent below its 52-week high and 45.10 percent above its 52-week low. For example, looking both at the price and the high and low measurements of 52 weeks will give you a clearer picture of the direction the price is heading. The firm’s Weighted Alpha is 42.08. A positive weighted alpha indicates the firm has done well over the course of the year, whereas one below 0 indicates that the firm has done poorly.
What Does Advanced Micro Devices Inc.’s Profitability and Valuation Ratios Tell Us About the Stock?
With regard to the profitability of the company, the operating margin is currently at 18.30 percent and the profit margin is 25.80 percent, and the company has reported a gross margin of 45.70 percent. The profit margin, also known as the revenue ratio or gross profit ratio, is an efficiency figure used to estimate the business’s profitability by comparing net income and sales. The higher the number, the more profits are generated for the company and vice versa.
The stock’s market cap achieved a total value of $128.76 billion as of the last trading session. Market capitalization is the total value of all outstanding shares of a corporation and it is used to measure a company’s market value. The price-to-earnings ratio for Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) is 37.54. The price-to-earnings ratio is a method of assessing corporate values by comparing them to their per-share profit. Forward P/E stands at 34.70. Forward price-to-earnings is calculated using predicted earnings for the next financial year’s P/E determination. The stock has achieved an effective Price-to-Sales Ratio of 9.65 that mirrors the cost to be found for sales by the market. The firm managed a Price-to-Book ratio of 18.11, which equates the market value of a stock with its book value.
Is Insider Trading a Real Thing?
Almost all investors and traders prefer to invest in shares controlled by the management of a corporation as a management company will be more likely to run the business itself and to never conduct things against the management’s desires and will always try to do what is best for their shareholders. Currently, 0.50 percent of Advanced Micro Devices Inc. shares are owned by insiders, and 69.50 percent are held by financial institutions. GRASBY PAUL DARREN, the EVP & CSO at Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) has sold 24,370 shares of firm on Sep 01 at a price of $111.32 against the total amount of $2.71 million. In another inside trade, SMITH DARLA M, Chief Accounting Officer of Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) sold 1,411 shares of the firm on Aug 31 for a total worth of $0.16 million at a price of $111.19. An inside trade which took place on Aug 31, EVP, CFO & Treasurer of Advanced Micro Devices Inc. KUMAR DEVINDER sold 74,020 shares of firm against total price of $8.17 million at the cost of $110.43 per share.