AMD Advanced Micro Devices

For more than 50 years, AMD has driven innovation in high-performance computing, graphics and visualization technologies - the building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms and the data center. Hundreds of millions of consumers, leading Fortune 500 businesses and cutting-edge scientific research facilities around the world rely on AMD technology daily to improve how they live, work and play. AMD employees around the world are focused on building great products that push the boundaries of what is possible.

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Financial data from company earnings reports.

Date Owner Security Transaction Code Indirect 10b5-1 $Price #Shares $Value #Remaining
30 Jul 21 Caldwell John Edward Common Stock Sell Dispose S No Yes 101.62 15,000 1.52M 59,672
29 Jul 21 Forrest Eugene Norrod Common Stock Sell Dispose S No Yes 99.45 18,896 1.88M 268,641
29 Jul 21 Forrest Eugene Norrod Common Stock Sell Dispose S No Yes 98.05 4,107 402.69K 287,537
29 Jul 21 Forrest Eugene Norrod Common Stock Sell Dispose S No Yes 97.01 5,497 533.26K 291,644
29 Jul 21 Forrest Eugene Norrod Common Stock Option exercise Aquire M No Yes 6.98 12,500 87.25K 297,141
29 Jul 21 Forrest Eugene Norrod Stock Option Grant Common Stock Option exercise Dispose M No No 6.98 12,500 87.25K 22,620
15 Jul 21 Papermaster Mark D Common Stock Sell Dispose S No Yes 89.62 4,936 442.36K 1,209,795
15 Jul 21 Papermaster Mark D Common Stock Sell Dispose S No Yes 88.73 50,064 4.44M 1,214,731
15 Jul 21 Papermaster Mark D Common Stock Option exercise Aquire M No Yes 1.84 55,000 101.2K 1,264,795
15 Jul 21 Papermaster Mark D Stock Option Grant Common Stock Option exercise Dispose M No No 1.84 55,000 101.2K 280,221

Data for the last complete 13F reporting period. To see the most recent changes to ownership, click the ownership history button above.

72.0% owned by funds/institutions
13F holders
Current Prev Q Change
Total holders 1197 1235 -3.1%
Opened positions 154 261 -41.0%
Closed positions 192 95 +102.1%
Increased positions 541 580 -6.7%
Reduced positions 372 281 +32.4%
13F shares
Current Prev Q Change
Total value 66.11B 80.62B -18.0%
Total shares 873.93M 913.82M -4.4%
Total puts 113.43M 92M +23.3%
Total calls 66.73M 61.96M +7.7%
Total put/call ratio 1.7 1.5 +14.5%
Largest owners
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Vanguard 96.96M $7.61B +0.5%
BLK Blackrock 87.21M $6.85B +4.9%
Mubadala Investment Co PJSC 53.7M $1.72B 0.0%
STT State Street 45.81M $3.6B -1.0%
FMR 45.73M $3.59B -10.0%
Capital World Investors 45.2M $3.55B -2.3%
TROW T. Rowe Price 42.99M $3.37B -21.9%
JPM JPMorgan Chase & Co. 35.81M $2.81B +5.7%
Wellington Management 26.13M $2.05B +10.3%
Geode Capital Management 18.34M $1.44B +2.2%
Largest transactions
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TROW T. Rowe Price 42.99M -12.02M -21.9%
Norges Bank 0 -10.81M EXIT
MS Morgan Stanley 9.62M +6.09M +172.5%
GQG Partners 0 -6.04M EXIT
FMR 45.73M -5.05M -10.0%
D. E. Shaw & Co. 1.78M -4.56M -72.0%
BLK Blackrock 87.21M +4.05M +4.9%
Viking Global Investors 0 -4.02M EXIT
BMO Bank of Montreal 6.39M +3.9M +156.8%
Melvin Capital Management 0 -3.73M EXIT

Financial report summary

NVIDIAMarvell Technology
  • Intel Corporation’s dominance of the microprocessor market and its aggressive business practices may limit our ability to compete effectively on a level playing field.
  • Global economic and market uncertainty may adversely impact our business and operating results.
  • The loss of a significant customer may have a material adverse effect on us.
  • The ongoing novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic could materially adversely affect our business, financial condition and results of operations.
  • The markets in which our products are sold are highly competitive.
  • The demand for our products depends in part on the market conditions in the industries into which they are sold. Fluctuations in demand for our products or a market decline in any of these industries could have a material adverse effect on our results of operations.
  • The semiconductor industry is highly cyclical and has experienced severe downturns that have materially adversely affected, and may continue to materially adversely affect, our business in the future.
  • Our operating results are subject to quarterly and seasonal sales patterns.
  • If we cannot adequately protect our technology or other intellectual property in the United States and abroad, through patents, copyrights, trade secrets, trademarks and other measures, we may lose a competitive advantage and incur significant expenses.
  • Unfavorable currency exchange rate fluctuations could adversely affect us.
  • We rely on third parties to manufacture our products, and if they are unable to do so on a timely basis in sufficient quantities and using competitive technologies, our business could be materially adversely affected.
  • If essential equipment, materials, substrates or manufacturing processes are not available to manufacture our products, we could be materially adversely affected.
  • Failure to achieve expected manufacturing yields for our products could negatively impact our financial results.
  • The success of our business is dependent upon our ability to introduce products on a timely basis with features and performance levels that provide value to our customers while supporting and coinciding with significant industry transitions.
  • Our revenue from our semi-custom SoC products is dependent upon our semi-custom SoC products being incorporated into customers’ products and the success of those products.
  • Our products may be subject to security vulnerabilities that could have a material adverse effect on us.
  • IT outages, data loss, data breaches and cyber-attacks could compromise our intellectual property or other sensitive information, be costly to remediate or cause significant damage to our business, reputation and operations.
  • Uncertainties involving the ordering and shipment of our products could materially adversely affect us.
  • Our ability to design and introduce new products in a timely manner is dependent upon third-party intellectual property.
  • We depend on third-party companies for the design, manufacture and supply of motherboards, software, memory and other computer platform components to support our business.
  • If we lose Microsoft Corporation’s support for our products or other software vendors do not design and develop software to run on our products, our ability to sell our products could be materially adversely affected.
  • Our reliance on third-party distributors and AIB partners subjects us to certain risks.
  • Our business is dependent upon the proper functioning of our internal business processes and information systems and modification or interruption of such systems may disrupt our business, processes and internal controls.
  • If our products are not compatible with some or all industry-standard software and hardware, we could be materially adversely affected.
  • Costs related to defective products could have a material adverse effect on us.
  • If we fail to maintain the efficiency of our supply chain as we respond to changes in customer demand for our products, our business could be materially adversely affected.
  • We outsource to third parties certain supply-chain logistics functions, including portions of our product distribution, transportation management and information technology support services.
  • Our inability to effectively control the sales of our products on the gray market could have a material adverse effect on us.
  • Government actions and regulations such as export administration regulations, tariffs, and trade protection measures may limit our ability to export our products to certain customers.
  • If we cannot realize our deferred tax assets, our results of operations could be adversely affected.
  • Our business is subject to potential tax liabilities, including as a result of tax regulation changes.
  • We are party to litigation and may become a party to other claims or litigation that could cause us to incur substantial costs or pay substantial damages or prohibit us from selling our products.
  • We are subject to environmental laws, conflict minerals-related provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act as well as a variety of other laws or regulations that could result in additional costs and liabilities.
  • Acquisitions, joint ventures and/or investments, including our recently announced acquisition of Xilinx, and the failure to integrate acquired businesses, could disrupt our business and/or dilute or adversely affect the price of our common stock.
  • Our ability to complete the Merger is subject to closing conditions, including the receipt of consents and approvals from governmental authorities, which may impose conditions that could adversely affect us or cause the Merger not to be completed.
  • Any impairment of the combined company’s tangible, definite-lived intangible or indefinite-lived intangible
  • assets, including goodwill, may adversely impact the combined company’s financial position and results of operations.
  • The agreements governing our notes and our Revolving Credit Facility impose restrictions on us that may adversely affect our ability to operate our business.
  • Our indebtedness could adversely affect our financial position and prevent us from implementing our strategy or fulfilling our contractual obligations.
  • We may not be able to generate sufficient cash to meet our working capital requirements. Also, if we cannot generate sufficient revenue and operating cash flow, we may face a cash shortfall and be unable to make all of our planned investments in research and development or other strategic investments.
  • Our worldwide operations are subject to political, legal and economic risks and natural disasters, which could have a material adverse effect on us.
  • We may incur future impairments of goodwill and technology license purchases.
  • Our inability to continue to attract and retain qualified personnel may hinder our business.
  • Our stock price is subject to volatility.
  • Worldwide political conditions may adversely affect demand for our products.
Management Discussion
  • We report our financial performance based on the following two reportable segments: the Computing and Graphics segment and the Enterprise, Embedded and Semi-Custom segment.
  • Additional information on our reportable segments is contained in Note 11—Segment Reporting of the Notes to Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements (Part I, Financial Information of this Form 10-Q).
  • Our operating results tend to vary seasonally. Historically, our net revenue has been generally higher in the second half of the year than in the first half of the year, although market conditions and product transitions could impact this trend.
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Dynamic configuration of memory timing parameters
3 Aug 21
A processing system includes a memory controller coupleable to a RAM, and a ROM configured to store boot information that includes default values for a set of one or more memory timing parameters.
Method and apparatus of cross shader compilation
3 Aug 21
A method and apparatus provides for compiling a plurality of shaders, each shader having a plurality of computer-readable statements, into a plurality of computer-executable instructions.
Using a Bloom Filter to Reduce the Number of Memory Addressees Tracked by a Coherence Directory
29 Jul 21
An approach for tracking data stored in caches uses a Bloom filter to reduce the number of addresses that need to be tracked by a coherence directory.
Flexible Dictionary Sharing for Compressed Caches
29 Jul 21
Systems, apparatuses, and methods for implementing flexible dictionary sharing techniques for caches are disclosed.
Graphics Processing Architecture Employing a Unified Shader
29 Jul 21
A graphics processing architecture in one example performs vertex manipulation operations and pixel manipulation operations by transmitting vertex data to a general purpose register block, and performing vertex operations on the vertex data by a processor unless the general purpose register block does not have enough available space therein to store incoming vertex data; and continues pixel calculation operations that are to be or are currently being performed by the processor based on instructions maintained in an instruction store until enough registers within the general purpose register block become available.