WDC - Western Digital Corporation

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
55.83
+0.07 (+0.13%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close55.76
Open55.42
Bid54.68 x 800
Ask58.00 x 4000
Day's Range55.39 - 56.85
52 Week Range53.58 - 106.96
Volume4,457,421
Avg. Volume4,535,589
Market Cap16.202B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.39
PE Ratio (TTM)25.38
EPS (TTM)2.20
Earnings DateOct 25, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield2.00 (3.59%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-09-27
1y Target Est97.42
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  • What Do Analysts Expect from Western Digital in Q1 2019?
    Market Realist13 hours ago

    What Do Analysts Expect from Western Digital in Q1 2019?

    On October 25, Western Digital (WDC) plans to announce its earnings for the first quarter of fiscal 2019, which ended on September 28. The stock prices of Micron Technology (MU), Seagate Technology (STX), and Intel (INTC) are expected to increase 19.0%, 13.0%, and 12.0%, respectively, in their current quarters. Western Digital expects its non-GAAP EPS to fall 14.6% year-over-year to $3.04 from $3.56 in the first quarter of fiscal 2018. Analysts have a low EPS estimate of $2.65 and a high EPS estimate of $3.13 for WDC in the first quarter of fiscal 2019.

  • Western Digital Enables Advanced Automotive Systems with New 3D NAND UFS Embedded Flash Drive
    Business Wire22 hours ago

    Western Digital Enables Advanced Automotive Systems with New 3D NAND UFS Embedded Flash Drive

    New Western Digital iNAND® AT EU312 UFS EFD Addresses Data Demands of Next-Generation Connected Cars with Enhanced Reliability, Performance and Higher Capacities

  • Better Buy: Western Digital Corporation vs. Intel Corporation
    Motley Fool3 days ago

    Better Buy: Western Digital Corporation vs. Intel Corporation

    Which struggling tech giant has a better shot at a turnaround?

  • Western Digital (WDC) Gains As Market Dips: What You Should Know
    Zacks4 days ago

    Western Digital (WDC) Gains As Market Dips: What You Should Know

    Western Digital (WDC) closed at $54.50 in the latest trading session, marking a +0.17% move from the prior day.

  • Is Seagate Technology a Buy?
    Motley Fool6 days ago

    Is Seagate Technology a Buy?

    Investors should take a closer look at this misunderstood hard drive maker.

  • Implied Volatility Surging for Western Digital (WDC) Stock Options
    Zacks7 days ago

    Implied Volatility Surging for Western Digital (WDC) Stock Options

    Western Digital (WDC) needs investors to pay close attention to the stock based on moves in the options market lately.

  • How Semiconductor Stocks Performed amid Sell-Off
    Market Realist8 days ago

    How Semiconductor Stocks Performed amid Sell-Off

    Semiconductor stocks have also had a volatile year. These stocks have corrected significantly after trading at record highs earlier this year. The SMH VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF (SMH) has fallen 1.5% in 2018. Micron (MU) stock rose from $39.40 on February 5 to $62.62 on May 29. The stock has since declined 33.5% to $41.61. Micron stock has lost 8% this month, and it fell 1.6% yesterday. The 2019 forward price-to-earnings for Micron is 4.06x and 4.24x for 2020.

  • 80% of technology stocks are already in a correction, down 10% from their highs
    CNBC8 days ago

    80% of technology stocks are already in a correction, down 10% from their highs

    As of Wednesday's close, 52 of 65 components in the S&P 500 tech sector were down at least 10 percent from their 52-week high.

  • GlobeNewswire10 days ago

    Kaminario Announces Record Financial Results and New Strategic Investor

    Kaminario, a leading cloud storage software company, today announced the company grew its topline software business more than 55 percent during the first nine months of 2018, relative to the same time period in 2017.  In addition,  the company has been operating with positive cash flow for the quarter ending Sept. 30.  Kaminario also announced that it received a strategic investment from Western Digital Capital, the strategic investment fund of Western Digital Corp. (WDC). Kaminario’s operating efficiency has been aided by the company’s adoption of a software-based business model that leverages a unique partnership with Tech Data, the world’s leading end-to-end distributor of technology products, services and solutions.  Kaminario’s strong growth reflects its success in expanding its business with cloud scale datacenter operators, including software-as-a-service, consumer internet, and cloud service providers.

  • Western Digital Releases Industry’s First 96-Layer 3D NAND UFS 2.1 Embedded Flash Drive for High-End Smartphones
    Business Wire10 days ago

    Western Digital Releases Industry’s First 96-Layer 3D NAND UFS 2.1 Embedded Flash Drive for High-End Smartphones

    Advanced UFS-Enabled EFD Enables Always-On Experience for Data-Intensive, Next-Generation Smartphone, Tablet and Compute Devices

  • Western Digital (WDC) Dips More Than Broader Markets: What You Should Know
    Zacks11 days ago

    Western Digital (WDC) Dips More Than Broader Markets: What You Should Know

    Western Digital (WDC) closed the most recent trading day at $55.65, moving -0.84% from the previous trading session.

  • CNBC15 days ago

    Cramer Remix: Amazon is still one of the most powerful deflationary forces on Earth

    CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why despite its wage increase, Amazon is working harder than ever to keep prices down. The "Mad Money" host also sits down with the CEO of CyrusOne, a data center real estate play. One of the Federal Reserve's chief goals may be to curb inflation in the U.S. economy, but when it comes to wage inflation, the central bank should be careful how it proceeds, CNBC's Jim Cramer warned on Wednesday.

  • CNBC15 days ago

    Cramer: Between Western Digital and Micron, Micron's stock is the one worth owning

    Jim Cramer breaks down the declines in shares of chipmakers Western Digital and Micron and explains why he thinks Micron is more valuable.

  • CNBC15 days ago

    Cramer: Between Western Digital and Micron, Micron's stock is the one worth owning

    The "Mad Money" host also explains why he thinks Micron is more valuable. The stocks of Western Digital WDC and Micron MU have been dragging on the semiconductor space, logging double-digit declines since their early 2018 highs, so CNBC's Jim Cramer felt he needed to investigate the weakness. "The semiconductor space is important," the "Mad Money" host said on Wednesday.

  • Western Digital (WDC) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know
    Zacks18 days ago

    Western Digital (WDC) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know

    In the latest trading session, Western Digital (WDC) closed at $58.02, marking a -0.94% move from the previous day.

  • Business Wire22 days ago

    Western Digital Sets October 25 for Q1 Fiscal 2019 Financial Results Conference Call/Webcast

    Western Digital Corp. today announced that the company plans to release its financial results for the first fiscal quarter ending September 28, 2018, after the close of the market on Thursday, October 25, 2018.

  • Better Buy: Seagate Technology PLC vs. Western Digital Corporation
    Motley Fool23 days ago

    Better Buy: Seagate Technology PLC vs. Western Digital Corporation

    Which of these top storage stocks is the better buy today?

  • Western Digital (WDC) Dips More Than Broader Markets: What You Should Know
    Zacks25 days ago

    Western Digital (WDC) Dips More Than Broader Markets: What You Should Know

    In the latest trading session, Western Digital (WDC) closed at $59.92, marking a -1.15% move from the previous day.

  • Investor's Business Daily28 days ago

    Dow Jones Futures: Micron Technology Warns On Trump Tariffs; Chip Stocks Fall

    Stock futures: Micron earnings topped views, but shares fell on weak guidance due to Trump tariffs. Other chip stocks fell, though Texas Instruments rose on a buyback-and-dividend hike.

  • Password bypass flaw in Western Digital My Cloud drives puts data at risk
    TechCrunchlast month

    Password bypass flaw in Western Digital My Cloud drives puts data at risk

    A security researcher has published details of a vulnerability in a popular cloud storage drive after the company failed to issue security patches for over a year. Remco Vermeulen found a privilege escalation bug in Western Digital's My Cloud devices, which he said allows an attacker to bypass the admin password on the drive, gaining "complete control" over the user's data. The bug was "easy" to exploit, Vermeulen told TechCrunch in an email, and that it was remotely exploitable if a My Cloud device allows remote access over the internet — which thousands of devices are.

  • Micron Shares Increase prior to Its Quarterly Results
    Market Realistlast month

    Micron Shares Increase prior to Its Quarterly Results

    Shares of semiconductor (SMH) company Micron Technology (MU) rose 4% on September 18. The stock is currently trading at $45.33, 33% above its 52-week low of $34.09 and 30% below its 52-week high of $64.66.

  • Toshiba Memory chief shrugs off price concerns, sticks with IPO plans
    Reuterslast month

    Toshiba Memory chief shrugs off price concerns, sticks with IPO plans

    The chief executive of Toshiba Memory Corp, the world's No. 2 producer of NAND flash memory chips, on Wednesday brushed aside concerns about falling memory chip prices and reaffirmed the company's plan to go public in two to three years. "Prices fluctuate in the short term to reflect the demand-supply balance," Toshiba Memory CEO Yasuo Naruke said at a news conference with joint venture partner, Western Digital Corp (:WDC.O), to mark the opening of a new production line. Oversupply has weighed on NAND flash memory contract prices, resulting in an average drop of 15 to 20 percent in the April-June quarter, according to market research firm TrendForce.

  • Toshiba Memory chief shrugs off price concerns, sticks with IPO plans
    Reuterslast month

    Toshiba Memory chief shrugs off price concerns, sticks with IPO plans

    The chief executive of Toshiba Memory Corp, the world's No. 2 producer of NAND flash memory chips, on Wednesday brushed aside concerns about falling memory chip prices and reaffirmed the company's plan to go public in two to three years. "Prices fluctuate in the short term to reflect the demand-supply balance," Toshiba Memory CEO Yasuo Naruke said at a news conference with joint venture partner, Western Digital Corp (WDC.O), to mark the opening of a new production line. Oversupply has weighed on NAND flash memory contract prices, resulting in an average drop of 15 to 20 percent in the April-June quarter, according to market research firm TrendForce.

  • Toshiba Memory and Western Digital Celebrate the Opening of Fab 6 and Memory R&D Center at Yokkaichi, Japan
    Business Wirelast month

    Toshiba Memory and Western Digital Celebrate the Opening of Fab 6 and Memory R&D Center at Yokkaichi, Japan

    Toshiba Memory Corporation and Western Digital Corporation today celebrated the opening of a new state-of-the-art semiconductor fabrication facility, Fab 6, and the Memory R&D Center, at Yokkaichi operations in Mie Prefecture, Japan.

  • Toshiba Memory and Western Digital Celebrate the Opening of Fab 6 and Memory R&D Center in Yokkaichi, Japan
    Business Wirelast month

    Toshiba Memory and Western Digital Celebrate the Opening of Fab 6 and Memory R&D Center in Yokkaichi, Japan

    Toshiba Memory Corporation and Western Digital Corporation today celebrated the opening of a new state-of-the-art semiconductor fabrication facility, Fab 6, and the Memory R&D Center, at Yokkaichi operations in Mie Prefecture, Japan.