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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) from Technology

Today’s top gainers include the company Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) which is in the industry Data Storage Devices, gaining 4.55% today. In the last week its performance is 4.24%, and 2.82% for the past quarter. Currently, Western Digital Corporation, WDC has a target price of 58.1, so today’s gain of 4.55% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 6.20%.

Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC), has a market cap of 10772.2, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 77.10%.

At the current price of 47.53, it has a dividend yield of 4.40%, and its target price is 58.1. This is with a profit margin of 6.50%, and total debt/equity of 0.23. Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) has a P/E of 12.85, as well as a forward P/E of 10.56.

With a current EPS of 3.54, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at -12.98%,Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 0.80%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be -1.00%.

Performance for the year is -40.88%. Since its IPO date on 01/02/1987, the total performance to date is -22.63%.

Volume today for Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC), is 3576256, while its average volume is 6722.75. Whilst the total gain today was 4.55%, it did have a day high of -6.23%.

Volatility for this week has been at 4.38%, and 3.85% for the month. The 52-week low for Western Digital Corporation, WDC has been 37.40%, while the 52-week-high has reached -44.22%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 12.70%, and its return on assets is 5.40%. Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) has an operating margin of 7.20%. With a sales growth of -20.50% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Western Digital Corporation, WDC is in the sector Technology, its long-term debt/equity is 0.21, and has a current ratio of 3.1 and 2.7 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Western Digital Corporation? Well its PEG is *TBA, and the P/S is 0.85, along with a P/B of 1.1. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 1.79.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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