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  • Previous Rank217
  • Revenues ($M)$19,093.00
  • Revenue Percent Change46.9%
  • Profits ($M)$397
  • Profits Percent Change64%
  • Assets ($M)$29,860.00
  • Employees67,629
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$27,455.90

Western Digital develops and manufactures data storage devices and systems, which capture, preserve, and access data. Its product portfolio includes hard disk drives, solid-state drives, personal devices, storage platforms, and cloud scale storage systems marketed under the Western Digital, SanDisk, HGST, WD, UpThere, Tegile and G-Technology brands.

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Company Info

CEO
Stephen D. Milligan
CEO Title
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Sector
Technology
Industry
Computers, Office Equipment
HQ Location
San Jose, Calif.
Websitehttp://www.wdc.com
Years on Fortune 500 List15
Employees67,629
Figures are for fiscal year ended June 30, 2017.

Western Digital Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$19,093.0046.9%
Profits ($M)$39764%
Assets ($M)$29,860.00-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$11,418.00-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$27,455.90-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues2.1%
Profits as % of Assets1.3%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity3.5%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)1.34
EPS % Change (from 2016)34%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-27.3%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-6%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)19.9%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)16%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)11.6%