How To Buy Advanced Micro Devices Inc (AMD) Stock

154.81 ↓2.99 (-1.89%)
As of November 26, 2021, 12:59pm EST.


Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) is a common stock listed on the NASDAQ exchange, which means you can buy the stock from most brokers. Follow the steps below to learn how to purchase shares of AMD.

  1. Open a brokerage account.

    Don't worry, it's easy and free to open a brokerage account. Below are a few of our favorite brokers where you can buy Advanced Micro Devices stock from quickly and easily:

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  2. Fund your new account.

    You'll have to transfer money into your new brokerage account before you can buy the stock. Transferring via a bank transfer is recommended and the most common way to fund an account. Some brokers might allow funding via a debit or credit card.

  3. Search for AMD on the brokerage platform.

    Once your funds are in your account, look for Advanced Micro Devices on your broker by searching for the name (Advanced Micro Devices) or the ticker symbol (AMD).

  4. Buy the stock.

    Now that you've found Advanced Micro Devices on your broker, you can submit a purchase order to buy the stock for $154.81 a share (current price). You may also be able to purchase fractional shares, depending on your broker.

    When submitting the purchase order, you may choose to buy shares of Advanced Micro Devices at the current market price with a market order or at a set price using a limit order.

    • Market order: Buy or sell a stock immediately, at the current market price.
    • Limit order: Buy or sell a stock only once it reaches your target price.

    Once your order is submitted and fulfilled, you've just bought your first shares of Advanced Micro Devices Inc. Congratulations!

Should You Buy AMD Stock Now?

In the past week, the price per share of Advanced Micro Devices has gone up ↑2.29 (1.50%) while the daily volume has decreased significantly. You should buy AMD now if you think the stock will continue going up in price.

In the end, no one nor metric can tell you whether or not AMD will go up or down in price. You should be comfortable with the risk of the investment and buy only when you think the time is right.

AMD Stock Performance

  • Current price: $154.81
  • Yesterday's price: $157.8000
  • Price Change (Last 24 Hours): ↓2.99 (-1.89%)
  • Price Change (Last 14 Days): ↑8.32 (5.68%)

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