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  • Previous Rank
    194
  • Revenues ($M)
    $12,994
  • Revenue Percent Change
    -10.8%
  • Profits ($M)
    $242
  • Profits Percent Change
    -83.5%
  • Assets ($M)
    $32,862
  • Employees
    72,878
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)
    $23,775

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

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Company Info

CEO
Stephen D. Milligan
CEO Title
Chief Executive Officer & Director
Sector
Technology
Industry
Computer Peripherals
HQ Location
Irvine, CA
Websitehttp://www.westerndigital.com
Years on Fortune 500 List14
Employees72,878
Figures are for fiscal year ended June 30, 2016., Acquired SanDisk (2015 rank: 464), May 12, 2016.

Western Digital Rank History

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Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$12,994-10.8%
Profits ($M)$242-83.5%
Assets ($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
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%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)19.5%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)13.9%