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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 1.40% today. In the last week its performance is 0.09%, and -1.07% for the past quarter. Currently, Western Digital Corporation, WDC has a target price of 60.09, so today’s gain of 1.40% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 1.21%.

Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC), has a market cap of 13167.1, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.20%, and institutional ownership is 89.90%.

At the current price of 46.97, it has a dividend yield of 4.26%, and its target price is 60.09. This is with a profit margin of 1.90%, and total debt/equity of 1.52. Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) has a P/E of 39.34, as well as a forward P/E of 7.47.

With a current EPS of 1.19, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 47.05%,Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -20.20%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 0.90%.

Performance for the year is -40.39%. Since its IPO date on 1/2/1987, the total performance to date is -20.06%.

Volume today for Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC), is 2809900, while its average volume is 5039.29. Whilst the total gain today was 1.40%, it did have a day high of -13.91%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.28%, and 2.68% for the month. The 52-week low for Western Digital Corporation, WDC has been 35.78%, while the 52-week-high has reached -43.97%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 2.00%, and its return on assets is 1.20%. Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) has an operating margin of 3.60%. With a sales growth of 9.50% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Western Digital Corporation, WDC is in the sector Technology, its long-term debt/equity is 1.23, and has a current ratio of 1.8 and 1.5 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Western Digital Corporation? Well its PEG is 43.71, and the P/S is 1.01, along with a P/B of 1.1. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 1.57.

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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