proved to be beneficial for Advanced Micro Devices (NYSE: AMD ) - the company has focused extensively on its GPU as well as APU segments and gained substantial growth. However, PC sales continue to decline for AMD and the company is looking at ways to
By Bob Wells : Welcome back to Part Two of this important series. You will remember we started in Part One with the following assumption: It's 2014, you just retired and after listening to the suggestions of advisors connected to your 401ks, you decided perhaps it was time to manage your own ...
the stock has been impressive over the last six months. We have looked at different aspects of the business and discussed its APU and GPU segments in detail in our previous articles. In a previous article , we talked about the sales of gaming consoles and
The company has been estimated by IHS to receive $100 per PS4 unit. Analysts were surprised last month when management stated Q3 (rather than Q4) is expected to be AMD's peak 2014 quarter for console APU shipments. Post your comment!
By Ray Merola : This author has long advocated the Energy Transfer companies. Nonetheless, the hyper-aggressive growth posture and consistently improving business prospects has continued to surprise. Energy Transfer Partners (NYSE: ETP ) and Energy Transfer Equity (NYSE: ETE ) are prime MLPs with
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From a strategic perspective, AmeriGas ' management team has proved adept ..... positive reputation with customers. AmeriGas Partners is the largest retail propane marketer ..... million customers in all 50 states. AmeriGas also sells, installs, and services
By Trefis : Though microprocessor and graphic processor manufacturer AMD (NYSE: AMD ) reported a strong Q2 2014 (which was within company guidance but missed analysts estimates), the company's stock price declined by more than 15% since its earnings release on July 17 on account of a conservative
The Fed announcement I figured to hit higher distibution names with lower growth like KMP, WPZ, APU .... which hit did. But higher growth names like MMP, WMB, ETE got hit, too. I would have thought a growing economy would
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