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How has Western Digital Corporation:(NASDAQ:WDC) performed recently?

Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 10650.83. It is in the Data Storage Devices industry and sector Technology, with a current P/E of 37.11, a forward P/E of 7.44 and EPS of 1.25. At a stock price of 45.96 (-1.16%) it has a dividend yield of 4.30%.

EPS growth for the last five years have been -19.20%, more recently this last year it has grown by -82.80%. The next year growth is going to be about 46.78% and more long-term 0.90% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -243.00%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 6.40% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 9.50%.

For performance, Western Digital Corporation the past week has seen a gain of 1.57%. For the last month performance for Western Digital Corporation is -10.70%. While the last quarter is 11.24% and half year, 8.21%. Finally for the year, performance is -37.25%.

The 52-week high for Western Digital Corporation, is at -45.17%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 32.86%. The 20-day simple moving average is -3.51% and -4.75% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 2.55%, and for the month it is 3.22%. Western Digital Corporation, has a target price of 60.17.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.22, and for total debt/equity Western Digital Corporation has 1.52. The gross margin is 26.40%, while operating margin is 3.70%, the profit margin is 2.00%. The current ratio is 1.8 and the quick ratio is 1.5.

Insider ownership is at 0.20%, with instituitional ownership at 77.10%. Western Digital Corporation has a payout ratio of 156.30%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 229.05. The shares float is 226.2, with the float short at 6.80%, with short ratio coming to 2.76.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see Western Digital Corporation, get 1.30%, with its returns on investment at 2.00%. Return on equity is 2.60%. So will the investors see the target price of 60.17, reached soon?

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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