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Western Digital

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Western Digital develops and manufactures data storage devices like hard drives and external drives as well as media players.

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CEO

Stephen D. Milligan

CEO Title

Chief Executive Officer & Director

Sector

Technology

Industry

Computer Peripherals

HQ Location

Irvine, CA

Years on Fortune 500 List

14

Employees

72,878

Figures are for fiscal year ended June 30, 2016., Acquired SanDisk (2015 rank: 464), May 12, 2016.Profile provided by S&P Global.
Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)
$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$12,994-10.8%
Profits ($M)$242.0-83.5%
Assets ($M)$32,862
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$11,145
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$23,775
Profit Ratios
Profit as % of Revenues1.9%
Profits as % of Assets0.7%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity2.2%
Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)
Earnings Per Share ($)1.00
EPS % Change (from 2015)-83.8%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-20.2%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-5.5%
Total Return
Total Return to Investors (2016)18.0%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)19.5%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)13.9%
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