Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)

[Market Wired] Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) announced that the AMD Embedded Radeon™ HD 7850 GPU is enabling cutting-edge application performance for the BK Ultrasound, powered by Analogic, bk3000™ ultrasound system. Analogic is a leader in developing healthcare and security technology solutions to advance the practice of medicine to save lives.

“The AMD Embedded Radeon HD 7850 GPU with OpenCL™ provides a powerful and efficient pairing,” said Cameron Swen, segment marketing manager, medical applications, AMD Embedded Solutions. “This product is yet another proof point to AMD’s dedication to the healthcare segment through its technology, which helps facilitate crisp, detailed medical image visualization and other advanced graphics-driven capabilities, helping doctors provide improved care for patients.” To view the full article click here.

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD), On 10/16/2014, AMD reported 3 quarter 2014 earnings of $0.03 per share. This result was in-line with the consensus of the 25 analysts following the company and missed last year’s 3 quarter results by 25.00%. The next confirmed earnings announcement is expected on 01/20/2015.

Insufficient price earnings data. AMD’s PE ratio is among the highest of any stock in the Semiconductors industry and signals that investors have high hopes for this company’s future business prospects.

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)‘s PE ratio is among the lowest of any stock in the Semiconductors industry and signals that investors have not been willing to pay a premium for this company’s business prospects. Additionally, during the past year, earnings growth has outpaced its historical five year growth rate.

In terms of ratings, there are twenty four analysts that cover the stock which have provided Q4 2014 earnings per share estimates. The consensus anticipated number for the upcoming quarter is $0.01. The highest estimate is $0.02 while the lowest is $0.00. The company has a one year EPS growth rate of 93.10%.

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) is a global semiconductor company with facilities around the world. The Company offers x86 microprocessors, as standalone devices or as incorporated as an accelerated processing unit (APU), for the commercial and consumer markets, embedded microprocessors for commercial, commercial client and consumer markets and chipsets for desktop and mobile devices, including mobile personal computers, or PCs, and tablets, professional workstations and servers and graphics, video and multimedia products for desktop and mobile devices, including mobile PCs and tablets, home media PCs and professional workstations, servers and technology for game consoles. In September 2013, Advanced Micro Devices Inc announced that its Singapore subsidiary, Advanced Micro Devices (Singapore) Pte Ltd. completed a transaction to sell and lease-back its Singapore facility located at 508 Chai Chee Lane, Singapore 469032 to HSBC Institutional Trust Services (Singapore) Limited.