The Best (And Worst) Technology Stocks Of 2012


Advanced Micro Devices

CEO: Rory Read

Dec. 31, 2012: $2.40
Dec. 31, 2011: $5.40
Change: -55.6%

AMD shares fell dramatically in July and October after the company reported its quarterly financials. Last November, CEO Rory Read took the unusual step to say the company is not pursuing a buyer.