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AMD reported third-quarter results after today's closing bell.
U.S. stock futures rise and European stocks are mixed following the final U.S. presidential debate and after the European Central Bank leaves rates unchanged.
The chip giant's latest earnings reveal some speed bumps for an otherwise good transformation plan.
AMD (AMD) is expected to post on Thursday third-quarter results that have improved from a year ago.