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http://www.eetimes.com/news/semi/sho...leID=199702472

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Last week, rumor had it that ''Lexmark, Micron and AMD were all on the verge of going private,'' according to a report from SG Cowen Securities.
... Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) is struggling and is seeing red ink.
Buy AMD stock now
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post #2 of 21
Technically they ARE private sector... in the economical sense.
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post #3 of 21
Private Sector means there is no publicly offered stock.
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Please note that I said in the economical sense as Private Sector is an economical term described as for profit non-state entities.

Even then, that's a little ridiculous sounding in the sense that they'd have to buy out every single amd stock owner.... what if some don't want to sell?
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post #5 of 21
Heh... Heh... Heh Heh, you said private sector, heh

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post #6 of 21
highly doubt that, when u need money why would u go private?
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To sell the Co. to one large firm , buy up stock @ low prices, people with stock in there portfolio who do not know who AMD is will sell cheap thinking it is being bought for liquidation.
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post #8 of 21
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Originally Posted by AMDCAMARO View Post
To sell the Co. to one large firm , buy up stock @ low prices, people with stock in there portfolio who do not know who AMD is will sell cheap thinking it is being bought for liquidation.
Now why would you buy a stock without researching the company?? Im pretty sure they know who AMD is.
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post #9 of 21
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Please note that I said in the economical sense as Private Sector is an economical term described as for profit non-state entities.

Even then, that's a little ridiculous sounding in the sense that they'd have to buy out every single amd stock owner.... what if some don't want to sell?
Stock holders vote. It they vote to sell, you have no choice.
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post #10 of 21
i have a bit of AMD stock

also have intel.
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