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AMD Closes Transaction to Sell and Lease-back Austin Campus

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AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the successful closing of its transaction with 7171 Southwest Parkway Holdings, LP to sell and lease-back the company's "Lone Star Campus" located at 7171 Southwest Parkway in Austin, Texas. The transaction generated proceeds of approximately $164 million in cash, net of all fees, which will be reflected in the company's first quarter 2013 financial statements when reported on Apr. 18, 2013.

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This generates cash that can be used for other activities. I don't know that AMD stock holders will see anything specific from this transaction however.
 
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Some of that cash better go to steamroller and then excavator CPU designs to get them out as soo n as possible. This will also help AMD generate cash.
 
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I'm willing to bet the CEO of AMD has an ownership stake in the building itself and will sell it back to AMD when the company recovers from this mess they have gotten themselves in to.