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  • Revenues ($M)
    $14,572
  • Revenue Percent Change
    -3.7%
  • Profits ($M)
    $1,465
  • Profits Percent Change
    -9.4%
  • Assets ($M)
    $15,181
  • Employees
    76,449
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)
    $10,996
  • Previous Rank
    205
  • Morning Consult Brand Index
    B

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

Company Info

Figures are for fiscal year ended June 30, 2015. Acquired SanDisk (2015 rank: 464), May 12, 2016.
CEO
Stephen D. Milligan
Sector
Technology
Industry
Computer Peripherals
HQ Location
Irvine, CA
Websitehttp://www.westerndigital.com
Years on Fortune 500 List13
Employees76,449
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Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$14,572-3.7%
Profits ($M)$1,465-9.4%
Assets ($M)$15,181-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$9,219-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$10,996-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues10.1%
Profits as % of Assets9.7%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity15.9%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)6.18
EPS % Change (from 2014)-7.5%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)0.8%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)21.1%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2015)-44.5%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)13.5%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)13.1%