WDC - Western Digital Corporation

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
64.33
-0.73 (-1.12%)
As of 12:42PM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close65.06
Open64.71
Bid64.37 x 1400
Ask64.43 x 800
Day's Range63.65 - 64.71
52 Week Range61.54 - 106.96
Volume1,424,160
Avg. Volume3,921,245
Market Cap19.25B
Beta0.51
PE Ratio (TTM)29.24
EPS (TTM)2.20
Earnings DateOct 24, 2018 - Oct 29, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield2.00 (2.98%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-09-27
1y Target Est105.56
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  • Why Western Digital Shareholders Have Nothing to Worry About
    Motley Fool7 hours ago

    Why Western Digital Shareholders Have Nothing to Worry About

    The company has been pummeled since releasing its fourth quarter earnings report. Is Mr. Market overreacting?

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  • Morgan Stanley Downgraded Applied Materials
    Market Realistyesterday

    Morgan Stanley Downgraded Applied Materials

    The companies reported weakness in memory WFE (wafer fab equipment) spending and acknowledged their exposure to the US-China trade war. Currently, the stocks are trading near or below their bearish target price. Cowen analyst Krish Sankar upgraded Applied Materials from $60 to $62. Sankar stated that investors have already priced in the memory weakness and lower revenue estimates from Display. The stock could increase from spending in the foundry and logic markets.

  • PR Newswireyesterday

    Excelero Receives Strategic Investment from Western Digital, Capping Five Successive Quarters of Strong Growth

    SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Excelero, a disruptor in software-defined block storage, announced that it received strategic investment funds from Western Digital Capital, the strategic investment fund of Western Digital Corp. This investment represents the fourth strategic player to invest in Excelero, including Micron and Qualcomm, and brings the total VC funds invested in Excelero to $35 million. Separate from the funding, Excelero and Western Digital have begun technical collaboration activities whereby the two firms are offering web-scale storage solutions to some of the world's largest, most demanding enterprises and service providers.

  • Will Pricing Pressure Extend Western Digital's Bearish Run in 2018?
    Motley Fool2 days ago

    Will Pricing Pressure Extend Western Digital's Bearish Run in 2018?

    As NAND flash supply increases, pricing of this commodity is coming under pressure.

  • CNBC2 days ago

    Western Digital will suffer from a massive price war in the storage market: Cowen

    Cowen lowers its rating to market perform from outperform for Western Digital shares, predicting the storage provider will report profits below expectations next year.

  • MarketWatch2 days ago

    Western Digital stock falls after Cowen downgrade

    MARKET PULSE Shares of Western Digital Corp. (wdc) are down 2.4% in premarket trading Wednesday after Cowen & Co. analyst Karl Ackerman downgraded the stock to market perform from ourperform. "We now expect WDC's NAND ASPs [average selling prices] should remain weaker and longer in duration than the industry and what is contemplated by investors," wrote Ackerman, who lowered his price target to $70 from $100.

  • CNBC2 days ago

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  • Market Realist4 days ago

    A Look at HP’s Valuation Compared to Its Peers

    HP (HPQ) has an expected market-cap-to-revenue ratio of 0.67x for fiscal 2018 and 0.67x for fiscal 2019. Its EV-to-revenue ratio is expected to be 0.69x in 2018 and 0.66x in 2019, while its EV-to-EBITDA ratio is expected to be 8.44x in 2018 and 7.91x in 2019.

  • HP’s Revenue Is Estimated to Rise 10.7% in Fiscal 2018
    Market Realist4 days ago

    HP’s Revenue Is Estimated to Rise 10.7% in Fiscal 2018

    In the previous part of this series, we saw that analysts expect HP’s (HPQ) revenue to rise 9.1% YoY (year-over-year) to $14.25 billion in the fiscal third quarter of 2018. Analysts have estimated a 6.6% YoY revenue growth in the fiscal fourth quarter as well, reflecting revenue growth of 10.7% in fiscal 2018.

  • What We Can Expect from HP in Fiscal Q3 2018
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    What We Can Expect from HP in Fiscal Q3 2018

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    A Look at NetApp’s Valuation Metrics

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  • WDC Lines Up $5.0 Billion for Shareholders
    Market Realist7 days ago

    WDC Lines Up $5.0 Billion for Shareholders

    Western Digital (WDC) intends to distribute $5.0 billion to its shareholders by repurchasing some of its shares. With the new repurchase program, Western Digital joins a growing list of technology companies that have lined up generous repurchase packages for their shareholders. Qualcomm (QCOM) is preparing to buy back up to $10.0 billion of its shares this month.

  • Western Digital Is Returning $5 Billion to Shareholders
    Motley Fool8 days ago

    Western Digital Is Returning $5 Billion to Shareholders

    The data-storage specialist calls this an "excellent capital allocation opportunity to enhance long-term shareholder value."

  • A Look at NetApp’s Revenue and Earnings Growth
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    A Look at NetApp’s Revenue and Earnings Growth

    As we’ve learned, analysts expect NetApp’s (NTAP) revenue to rise 7.4% YoY (year-over-year) to $1.42 billion in the fiscal first quarter of 2019. Analysts also expect the company’s revenue to rise 5.8% YoY to $1.51 billion in the fiscal second quarter of 2019 and 5.2% YoY to $6.22 billion in fiscal 2019.

  • Will NetApp Beat Estimates in Fiscal Q1 2019?
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    Will NetApp Beat Estimates in Fiscal Q1 2019?

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  • Western Digital Unveils the Future of Data Infrastructure
    Business Wire10 days ago

    Western Digital Unveils the Future of Data Infrastructure

    New Open Standards, Architecture and Products Enable Software Composable Infrastructure for High-Scale Data Centers

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  • Should Western Digital's Plant Closure Worry Seagate Technology Investors?
    Motley Fool11 days ago

    Should Western Digital's Plant Closure Worry Seagate Technology Investors?

    The consumer hard-disk market continues to struggle, but Seagate investors don't seem to care.

  • Business Wire11 days ago

    Western Digital (Tegile) Named a Visionary in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Solid-State Arrays

    Company Recognized for Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision

  • Business Wire16 days ago

    Western Digital Board Declares Dividend for First Fiscal Quarter 2019

    Western Digital Corp. (WDC) today announced that the board of directors declared a cash dividend for the quarter ending Sept. 28, 2018, of $0.50 per share of common stock (the "cash dividend"). The cash dividend will be paid on Oct. 15, 2018, to the company's stockholders of record as of Sept. 28, 2018. The amount of future dividends under the company's dividend policy, and the declaration and payment thereof, will be based upon all relevant factors, including the company's financial position, results of operations, cash flows, capital requirements and restrictions under the company's financing documents, and shall be in compliance with applicable law.

  • Fusion-io vets raise $44M as their Palo Alto data warehouse startup comes out of stealth
    American City Business Journals16 days ago

    Fusion-io vets raise $44M as their Palo Alto data warehouse startup comes out of stealth

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  • Barrons.com16 days ago

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  • Business Wire17 days ago

    Western Digital to Showcase the Future of Data Infrastructure at Flash Memory Summit 2018

    Company to Deliver Featured Keynote and Demonstrate New Solutions for Big Data, Fast Data and Personal Data

  • Market Realist18 days ago

    With Nasdaq Tanking, Should You Pull an Iron Maiden?

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