TechnologyTechnology Hardware & Equipment
  • Price (USD)69.52
  • Today's Change0.000 / 0.00%
  • Shares traded4.44m
  • 1 Year change73.19%
  • Beta1.8679
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About the company

Western Digital Corporation (Western Digital) is a developer, manufacturer and provider of data storage devices and solutions that address the needs of the information technology (IT) industry and the infrastructure that enables the proliferation of data in virtually every industry. The Company's portfolio of offerings addresses three categories: Datacenter Devices and Solutions (capacity and performance enterprise hard disk drives (HDDs), enterprise solid state drives (SSDs), datacenter software and system solutions); Client Devices (mobile, desktop, gaming and digital video hard drives, client SSDs, embedded products and wafers), and Client Solutions (removable products, hard drive content solutions and flash content solutions). The Company develops and manufactures a portion of the recording heads and magnetic media used in its hard drive products.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)15.58bn
  • Net income in USD-1.37bn
  • Incorporated2000
  • Employees61.80k
  • Location
    Western Digital Corp5601 Great Oaks PkwySAN JOSE 95119-1003United StatesUSA
  • Phone+1 (949) 672-7000
  • Fax+1 (302) 636-5454
  • Websitehttps://www.wdc.com/
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
WDC:NSQ since
Kazan Networks CorpDeal completed10 Sep 201910 Sep 2019Deal completed10.79%--
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
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Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
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(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Pure Storage Inc1.57bn-222.09m4.99bn3.35k--6.40--3.17-0.8967-0.89676.352.990.78611.214.71562,018.60-11.09-19.85-14.55-27.1167.7464.99-14.11-22.993.23-80.550.3766--32.7099.78-184.93--52.20--
NetApp Inc.5.76bn991.00m13.65bn10.50k14.8325.5511.482.374.034.0323.492.340.719220.447.46548,761.9012.377.1320.8411.1665.0662.3617.2011.681.27--0.75436.403.84-0.572820.0212.89-4.8125.48
Seagate Technology PLC9.98bn1.76bn16.61bn40.50k9.999.387.351.666.336.3335.736.741.096.768.80246,345.7019.2414.1127.9919.5226.9627.7717.6611.321.177.320.700554.95-7.10-5.4117.945.091.498.58
Western Digital Corp15.58bn-1.37bn20.68bn61.80k--2.1756.181.33-4.68-5.2753.1332.100.56673.958.50252,119.70-4.982.85-5.923.4718.7030.20-8.794.351.22-1.260.516375.86-19.751.83-129.13--6.8812.70
Dell Technologies Inc91.96bn3.91bn36.22bn157.00k9.75--3.180.39385.135.13127.77-1.190.772618.048.15585,751.604.05--7.49--30.8422.725.25-3.250.64241.870.9159--14.659.9631.02--24.13--
Data as of Jan 24 2020. Currency figures normalised to Western Digital Corp's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

40.46%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 30 Sep 201933.36m11.22%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 30 Sep 201919.32m6.50%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 30 Sep 201912.89m4.33%
Wellington Management Co. LLPas of 30 Sep 201910.61m3.57%
ClearBridge Investments LLCas of 30 Sep 20199.93m3.34%
Franklin Mutual Advisers LLCas of 30 Sep 20199.71m3.27%
Fidelity Management & Research Co. LLCas of 30 Sep 20197.82m2.63%
SunAmerica Asset Management LLCas of 30 Sep 20196.13m2.06%
Columbia Management Investment Advisers LLCas of 30 Sep 20195.43m1.83%
Invesco Capital Management LLCas of 30 Sep 20195.12m1.72%
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