DV Hardware bringing you the hottest news about processors, graphics cards, Intel, AMD, NVIDIA, hardware and technology!

   Home | News submit | News Archives | Reviews | Articles | Howto's | Advertise
 
DarkVision Hardware - Daily tech news
December 7, 2016 
Main Menu
Home
Info
News archives
Articles
Howto
Reviews
 

Who's Online
There are currently 126 people online.

 

Latest Reviews
Zowie P-TF Rough mousepad
Zowie FK mouse
BitFenix Ronin case
Ozone Rage ST headset
Lamptron FC-10 SE fan controller
ZOWIE G-TF Rough mousepad
ROCCAT Isku FX gaming keyboard
Prolimatech Magnetic Pin
 

Follow us
RSS
 

AMD expects gross margins to climb above 45 percent in 2011

Posted on Friday, December 11 2009 @ 21:41:51 CET by


AMD CFO Thomas Seifert revealed at a Barclays investor conference that the company expects gross margins to climb above 45 percent in 2011 due to the new agreement with Intel and the launch of new products.
Speaking at a Barclays investor conference on Wednesday, Chief Financial Officer Thomas Seifert said a recent agreement with Intel Corp (INTC.O) would help save money. The cross-licensing deal effectively lets the loss-making chip maker outsource more manufacturing. [ID:nN12421488]

Analysts, on average, expect AMD to post 43.1 percent gross margins in 2011, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.

"The take or pay option that we have today for certain idle capacity will be gone," Seifert said, referring to an agreement with its contract manufacturing affiliate, Globalfoundries, set to expire in the first quarter of 2011. "This will allow us to get the gross margin above 45 percent."



 



 

DV Hardware - Privacy statement
All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owner.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2002-2016 DM Media Group bvba