Western Digital

Courtesy of Western Digital
  • Previous Rank
    194
  • Revenues ($M)
    12994
  • Revenue Percent Change
    -10.8
  • Profits ($M)
    242
  • Profits Percent Change
    -83.5
  • Assets ($M)
    32862
  • Employees
    72878
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)
    23775

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

Company Info

CEOStephen D. Milligan
CEO TitleChief Executive Officer & Director
SectorTechnology
IndustryComputer Peripherals
HQ LocationIrvine, CA
Websitewww.westerndigital.com
Years on Fortune 500 List14
Employees72,878

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

Revenues ($M)$12,994
Profits ($M)$242
Assets ($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%