Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ:WDC)

About the company

Western Digital Corp. engages in the development, manufacture, market and sale of data storage devices and solutions. It operates through the following product categories: client devices, data center devices and solutions, and client solutions. The client devices category includes mobile, desktop, gaming and digital video hard drives, solid state drives (SSDs), embedded products, and wafers. The data center devices and solutions category covers capacity and performance enterprise hard disk drives (HDDs), enterprise SSDs, data center software, and system solutions. The client solutions category offers removable products, hard drive content solutions, and flash content solutions. The company was founded by Alvin B. Phillips in 1970 and is headquartered in San Jose, CA.


Electronic Technology


Computer Peripherals




David V. Goeckeler






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Industry peers

Name Ticker Market capitalization (in USD Million) Revenues (in USD Million) Price/Book Price/Earning Net margin (in %)
Zebra Technologies Corp. ZBRA 13984.30 4471.00 7.82 26.76 11.59
Seagate Technology Plc STX 12672.59 10363.00 6.75 7.09 17.57
Western Digital Corp. WDC 12390.84 16083.00 1.35 -20.76 -3.70
Logitech International SA LOGI 10973.17 2976.00 7.32 24.41 15.11
Logitech International SA LOGI 10915.71 2976.00 7.28 24.28 15.11
NetApp, Inc. NTAP 10196.08 5412.00 40.15 12.43 15.13
Pure Storage, Inc. PSTG 4538.62 1684.00 6.17 -24.53 -11.36
Xerox Holdings Corp. XRX 3515.76 8746.00 0.61 2.95 13.77
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Digi International, Inc. DGII 314.36 262.00 0.88 51.62 2.35
Immersion Corp. IMMR 188.48 37.00 2.37 -13.09 -37.36
Quantum Corp. QMCO 148.37 418.00 -0.82 -13.37 -2.58
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Qumu Corp. QUMU 49.17 24.00 8.28 -6.04 -33.34
TransAct Technologies, Inc. TACT 36.80 44.00 1.36 -28.75 -2.75
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Latest insider transactions

Date Role Name Transaction Quantity Quantity Owned After

Western Digital Extends Capacity-Enterprise HDD Technology Leadership into Broad Family of Data Center Solutions Enabling Unmatched TCO

21h ago, source: YAHOO!

Continuously innovating to help organizations keep pace with rapidly expanding volumes of data, Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) ...

Western Digital expands family of data center HDD solutions

11h ago, source: Help Net Security

Western Digital announced that it is extending its HDD technology and capacity leadership into its broader portfolio of data center solutions.

Western Digital HDD launch praised at Wells Fargo

15h ago, source: Seeking Alpha

(WDC +1.3%) announces the general availability of its 16TB and 18TB CMR hard disk drives for the WD Gold family and Ultrastar JBOD platforms.Wells Fargo analyst Aaron Rakers sees the release as a "net ...

Western Digital (WDC) Unveils New Solutions for Data Centers

13d ago, source: Nasdaq

Western Digital WDC recently introduced higher efficiency NVMe SSDs and advanced shared storage architectures to help ...

Western Digital Capacity-Enterprise HDDs Announced

22h ago, source: StorageReview

Western Digital (WD) has announced the addition of new storage products ... They are currently shipping. Coupled with the company’s HelioSeal design and capabilities of deliver high-capacity solutions ...

Western Digital rolls out NVMe-over-Fabric SSDs for legacy storage migration

9d ago, source: Network World

An all-flash NVMeoF system from Western Digital is designed to replace SATA and SAS for high-performance applications in the enterprise.

Micron’s Earnings Shine on Chip Stocks. Here’s Why Western Digital Should Benefit.

8d ago, source: Barron's

Of the nuggets investors can find buried in Micron’s financial statements, chip-watchers should take note of the company’s ...

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