Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE:AMD) Preparing to launch FX processor, codenamed Centurion

Advanced Micro DevicesThe well known semiconductor manufacturer Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE:AMD) is reported to preparing itself for the launch of a super FX chip, that has long been overshadowed by the third generation Core Ivy Bridge processors from Intel.

However its been suspected that the company will never go on record and confirm this. The new FX chip is codenamed Centurion and based on Vishera architecture that powers FX 8350. The sources told that Centurion will be made available in very limited quantities. Since the start of current year AMD has continuously drove up gaming interest with the inspiring Never Settle Bundle.

The gaming feast is very crucial for the success of AMD’s next generation processors. Centurion is pleged to run at 5 GHz however the information regarding the supportive hardware along with power requirements are still not provided. The cost of new AMD chip may set around 795 US dollars.

Coming to the stock performance; Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE:AMD) in last trading session end up at $ 2.52 by falling -3.45% with the average volume of 14.78 million shares.

The stock price saw week’s volatility of 6.51% and month’s volatility is 4.14%, while the stock price of the company is moving down from its 20 days moving average with -0.85% and isolated negatively from 50 days moving average with -2.08%.

Looking at Analytic Ratios; the price to sales ratio of AMD in past twelve months was calculated as 0.30 and price to cash ratio as 1.80. Company return on equity ratio is recorded as -111.18% and its return on assets is -26.42%.

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