Western Digital Corp. (WDC)

38.72
2.90 7.00
NASDAQ : Electronic Technology
Prev Close 41.62
Open 39.70
Day Low/High 37.91 / 41.28
52 Wk Low/High 27.40 / 72.00
Volume 6.61M
Avg Volume 5.83M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 298.93M
Market Cap 12.63B
EPS -2.60
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield 2.00 (4.73%)

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5G and Cloud Capex Could Be Pockets of Strength for Tech in the Near Term

5G and Cloud Capex Could Be Pockets of Strength for Tech in the Near Term

Stimulus efforts could give a boost to 5G infrastructure spending, and usage spikes for many online services could drive higher cloud capex.

Western Digital Raised at Stifel

Chip Stocks Have a More Compelling Risk/Reward After Their Recent Tumble

Chip Stocks Have a More Compelling Risk/Reward After Their Recent Tumble

Chip equipment and memory stock particularly look more attractive now.

The Fed's Moves, Trading 5 Stocks, Coronavirus and the Market: Market Recon

The Fed's Moves, Trading 5 Stocks, Coronavirus and the Market: Market Recon

It's no secret that the Fed would like to get out of the short-term repo business.

Western Digital Could Experience Some Sideways Action Before Renewed Gains

Western Digital Could Experience Some Sideways Action Before Renewed Gains

Let's take a technical look at WDC.

The Tactical vs. Strategic Approach to Markets, Game on for the Semis

The Tactical vs. Strategic Approach to Markets, Game on for the Semis

How does one approach these markets? How does one interpret what they see before them?

Jim Cramer: The Semi Train Is Leaving the Station

Jim Cramer: The Semi Train Is Leaving the Station

It may not be too late to take part in the positive market action on semiconductor stocks, but be cautious. Here is how things stand.

PC Sales Look Set to Cool Off in 2020

PC Sales Look Set to Cool Off in 2020

Intel CPU shortages and the end of a business PC upgrade cycle are both likely to weigh on near-term PC demand.

Hot Markets, Jobs, Fed Talk, Trading Essent Group: Market Recon

Hot Markets, Jobs, Fed Talk, Trading Essent Group: Market Recon

Several Fed officials spoke on Thursday. The most important comments for folks to focus upon were made by Fed Vice Chair Richard Clarida. By far.

Jim Cramer: There Is Great Hope Based on a Strong Tech Market

Jim Cramer: There Is Great Hope Based on a Strong Tech Market

I am simply respectful of the power of hope melded with the strength of so many parts of technology and I want to buy, not sell, these stocks when they get hammered.

Microchip and Others Just Gave the Chip Stock Rally Some Fresh Fuel

Microchip and Others Just Gave the Chip Stock Rally Some Fresh Fuel

While chip stocks are now pricing in a lot of optimism, the latest headlines aren't exactly giving bulls cold feet.

Nvidia Reports Earnings on Thursday: 5 Important Things to Watch

Nvidia Reports Earnings on Thursday: 5 Important Things to Watch

Cloud demand trends, gaming GPU sales and Mellanox deal commentary are among the things to watch as Nvidia reports.

What Chip Suppliers Shared About Industry Demand This Earnings Season

What Chip Suppliers Shared About Industry Demand This Earnings Season

Though major chip suppliers shared both good and bad news in October, on the whole the positives outweighed the negatives.

Sussing the Fed -- Plus Apple, Amgen and Other Earnings: Market Recon

Sussing the Fed -- Plus Apple, Amgen and Other Earnings: Market Recon

Markets are watching what Fed Chair Powell will signal for future rate cuts during this afternoon's FOMC rate decision.

Should I Be in Intel Now?

Should I Be in Intel Now?

Do I want to buy equity here? I have enough exposure to the semis as whole right now.

Finally Some Merited Action Against China's 'Cultural Genocide'

Finally Some Merited Action Against China's 'Cultural Genocide'

Let's hope the blacklisting of eight companies supplying surveillance equipment to the Chinese state is not just another chip on the U.S.-China trade negotiating table.

Cloud Data Center Construction Boom Is Good News for Chip and Hardware Suppliers

Cloud Data Center Construction Boom Is Good News for Chip and Hardware Suppliers

As cloud giants digest some of their past investments in hardware and chips, they're still investing heavily in growing their data center capacity. That's ultimately a positive for data center REITs and chip suppliers with cloud exposure.

Micron Stock May Trade in a Range for Several Weeks Due to Mixed Indicators

Micron Stock May Trade in a Range for Several Weeks Due to Mixed Indicators

Trading volume has been shrinking from late June, and this is not the picture technical analysts like to see.

DRAM and Flash Memory Trends Continue Showing Signs of Improvement

DRAM and Flash Memory Trends Continue Showing Signs of Improvement

Recent pricing data, upbeat analyst reports and a guidance hike from a Taiwanese memory maker give fresh reasons to think the memory industry's downturn is nearing an end.

Western Digital Has Made an Upside Breakout

Western Digital Has Made an Upside Breakout

Here's how I'd play it.

Guidance from Samsung and Others Suggests Memory Industry Is Nearing a Bottom

Guidance from Samsung and Others Suggests Memory Industry Is Nearing a Bottom

Samsung and Western Digital both suggest memory demand is improving following a very rough first half of the year. And Lam Research's outlook suggests industry supply growth is falling sharply.

For Apple, Diversification Is a Strength

For Apple, Diversification Is a Strength

Apple is on the verge of offering new products that could diversify its revenue stream even further.

Jim Cramer: Intel Earnings Are a Green Light Despite Some Weakness

Jim Cramer: Intel Earnings Are a Green Light Despite Some Weakness

The fact that the stock's running could be because CEO Bob Swann called the bottom in data center spend.

SOX It to Me, Military Mischief in Asia, and Awaiting Amazon: Market Recon

SOX It to Me, Military Mischief in Asia, and Awaiting Amazon: Market Recon

And as the semiconductor sector continues to shine, Brooks Automation is a name to keep in mind.

Earnings Volcano Erupts, Locking In on Lam, and Apple-Intel Intel: Market Recon

Earnings Volcano Erupts, Locking In on Lam, and Apple-Intel Intel: Market Recon

Also, defense industry names can breathe easier with word of debt ceiling and federal spending deal.

Jim Cramer: Pessimistic Pundits Wrong Again

Jim Cramer: Pessimistic Pundits Wrong Again

Skeptics say nothing was resolved with China deal, but they're wrong -- do they know our stock markets have run wild the first half of the year not despite, but because of the endless pessimism?

A Micron-Fueled Chip Stock Rally Says a Lot About Expectations for the Sector

A Micron-Fueled Chip Stock Rally Says a Lot About Expectations for the Sector

As chip stocks gain nearly across the board following numbers from Micron that weren't exactly stellar, it's worth remembering how low valuations for many names had gotten.

Do Micron's Numbers Scream 'Buy' at You? They Don't for Me

Do Micron's Numbers Scream 'Buy' at You? They Don't for Me

The trouble for me, as an investor, is that this business remains in decline until it is not in decline.