Western Digital Corp (WDC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Mizuho

Another trade for 3,034 shares valued at $271,664 was made by LONG MARK P on Monday, May 15. Investors of record on Friday, June 30th will be given a dividend of $0.50 per share. It has outperformed by 109.15% the S&P500. Vetr upgraded shares of Western Digital Corp from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $94.27 price target for the company in a report on Monday, April 17th. Therefore 73% are positive. The stock was sold at an average price of $85.07, for a total value of $2,308,544.59. Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. owned about 0.14% of Western Digital Corporation worth $33,890,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. The data storage provider reported $2.07 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $1.85 by $0.22. Barclays Capital initiated it with “Equalweight” rating and $91 target in Wednesday, October 14 report.

A stock rating usually tells investors how well a stock’s market value relates to what analysts think is a fair value for the stock, based on an independent evaluation of the company. Maxim Group has “Buy” rating and $104 target. The rating was upgraded by Argus Research on Thursday, October 1 to “Buy”. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, March 22 by Sterne Agee CRT. TheStreet downgraded the shares of HTZ in report on Friday, October 23 to “Sell” rating. Brean Capital maintained Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ:WDC) on Thursday, April 28 with “Buy” rating. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut Western Digital Corporation from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, March 28th. Citigroup Inc. boosted their target price on Western Digital Corporation from $110.00 to $115.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, May 1st.

FNBH Bancorp, Inc.is a bank holding firm of First National Bank. During the same period previous year, the company earned $1.21 EPS.

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: “Western Digital Corp (WDC) EVP Michael Charles Ray Sells 1,208 Shares” was reported by BBNS and is the property of of BBNS. The company’s market cap is $24.56 Billion, and the average volume is 999.29 Million. The Firm is engaged in the development, manufacture, and sale of sensors and controls.

Another critical number in evaluating a stock is P/E or the price to earnings ratio. The Firm is an addiction healthcare solutions firm operating in Santa Ana, California.

The stock decreased 1.38% or $0.59 on June 9, reaching $42.18. About 6.51M shares traded or 78.85% up from the average. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Its down 0.03, from 1.29 in 2016Q3. UBS has “Sell” rating and $71 target. Factory Mutual Insurance Co reported 361,200 shares. Pioneer Inv Mgmt reported 0.03% stake. S&T Bancshares Pa holds 3.58% or 328,834 shares. Morgan Stanley owns 123,937 shares. Synovus Corporation invested in 0.01% or 9,430 shares. Tci Wealth reported 177 shares. Brave Warrior Advisors Limited Liability Company invested 5.52% of its portfolio in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST). (NASDAQ:AMZN). 13,813 are held by Riverpoint Capital Management Ltd Liability Corporation. It is 0.00% or $0 reaching $2.1 per share. 293.60 million shares or 2.70% less from 301.74 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Tahithromos Limited Company invested 2.48% in Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ:WDC). UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 2,393,005 shares of the data storage provider’s stock worth $197,495,000 after buying an additional 821,155 shares in the last quarter. Moreover, Hancock Hldgs has 0.15% invested in Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ:WDC) for 60,020 shares. 4,959 shares valued at $447,996 were sold by CORDANO MICHAEL D on Monday, May 8. Sivaram Srinivasan sold 10,000 shares worth $753,868. MILLIGAN STEPHEN D sold $5.27M worth of stock.

More notable recent Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ:WDC) news were published by: Reuters.com which released: “Exclusive: Toshiba aims to name buyer of $18 billion chips business on June 15” on June 07, 2017, also Bloomberg.com with their article: “Western Digital Moves to Block Toshiba Deal in Arbitration” published on May 14, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: “D-Day Approaches For The WDC-Toshiba Memory Tussle” on June 05, 2017.

5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of Western Digital Corporation (WDC) stands at 6.41 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 6.5 and 4.85 respectively.

Equitec Specialists Llc, which manages about $419.21M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Allergan Plc by 5,213 shares to 462 shares, valued at $352,000 in 2016Q4, according to the filing. Reynolds Shelley also sold $524,339 worth of Amazon.com, Inc. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. increased its stake in shares of Western Digital Corp by 0.7% in the third quarter. Illinois Tool Wks Inc (NYSE:ITW) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.11 in Q4 2016. When we look at the Volatility of the company, Week Volatility is at 0.76% whereas Month Volatility is at 1.20%. 99 funds opened positions while 203 raised stakes. Overall, the share price is down -44.84% year to date. Kensico Capital Management Corp acquired 19,100 shares as Western Digital Corp (WDC)’s stock rose 15.69%. Bandera Ptnrs Limited Co invested in 1.68M shares or 4.61% of the stock. Company insiders own 0.46% of the company’s stock. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 62,878 shares in the company, valued at $5,349,031.46. Capital One Association owns 7,800 shares or 0.04% of their United States portfolio. Robotti Robert has 56,930 shares for 1.18% of their portfolio. Shellback Ltd Partnership holds 175,000 shares. Tower Rech Ltd Com (Trc) stated it has 7,120 shares or 0.58% of all its holdings.

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