Western Digital Corp's (NASDAQ:WDC) Sentiment is 1.12


The firm has "Hold" rating by HSBC given on Wednesday, June 21.

Looking forward to the ratio analysis, the co has price to earnings ratio of 27.06, which is indicating if firm is fluctuating between 15 and 25 than it lies on average position; but sometimes if it's under this value some experts consider it as undervalue security.

Western Digital declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback plan on Thursday, November 9th that authorizes the company to repurchase $2.10 billion in shares. Jefferies maintained it with "Buy" rating and $225000 target in Thursday, August 3 report. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Wednesday, August 24 by Janney Capital. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Friday, October 27 with "Overweight". The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital on Monday, October 24 with "Buy". The company was maintained on Friday, May 27 by Morgan Stanley.

Strategic Global Advisors Llc decreased Western Digital Corp (WDC) stake by 30.59% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing.

Maplelane Capital Llc decreased Priceline Grp Inc (PCLN) stake by 73.07% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Turquoise Hill Res Ltd now has $7.08B valuation. Over the last three months, insiders sold 16,039 shares of company stock valued at $1,400,999. The share price volatility of the stock remained at 2.72% for the month and by reducing the timeframe to just a week, the volatility stood at 2.4%. It has outperformed by 109.15% the S&P500.

Following some medium-term indicators on shares of Western Digital Corporation (WDC), we can see that the 40-day commodity channel index signal is presently Hold while the 50-day Parabolic SAR generates a Sell signal.

Ratings analysis reveals 69% of Western Digital's analysts are positive. Western Digital had 149 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Hold" rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods given on Thursday, June 22. The stock of KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY) has "Mkt Perform" rating given on Tuesday, November 29 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of WDC in report on Wednesday, August 23 with "Buy" rating. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America to "Underperform" on Friday, May 13. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, December 20 by Goldman Sachs. Benchmark maintained the shares of WDC in report on Thursday, July 30 with "Buy" rating. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, October 10 by J.P. Morgan. Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) was reduced too.

Since August 3, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 10 insider sales for $6.56 million activity.

Press coverage about Western Digital (NASDAQ:WDC) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. CORDANO MICHAEL D had sold 9,404 shares worth $834,210 on Monday, September 18. Another trade for 3,098 shares valued at $263,330 was sold by Sivaram Srinivasan.

Investors sentiment is 1.12 in Q3 2017. It has no change, as 65 investors sold WDC shares while 212 reduced holdings. only 69 funds opened positions while 240 raised stakes. The investment managers in our partner's database now hold: 240.32 million shares, up from 233.59 million shares in 2017Q2. Value investors will surely go for the low or decreasing P/FCF totals and reasonably low stock share prices. TX's holdings in Western Digital were worth $3,740,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. First Manhattan reported 231 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Investors use this ratio to decide what multiple of earnings a share is worth. Hussman Strategic holds 0.73% of its portfolio in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) for 35,000 shares. Gulf Retail Bank (Uk) reported 90,293 shares. 800 are owned by Wealthtrust. Barclays PLC reiterated an "overweight" rating and issued a $75.00 price objective (up previously from $72.00) on shares of Western Digital Corporation in a research note on Thursday, December 8th. Guggenheim Capital Limited Company holds 10,153 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Kynikos Associates Lp invested in 42,824 shares.

Analysts await Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) to report earnings on January, 24. Evercore Wealth Management Lc stated it has 0.02% in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC). Jpmorgan Chase owns 39.50M shares. Nationwide Fund accumulated 433,557 shares. The insider FAULDERS C THOMAS III sold $445,441. $280,214 worth of Plus500 Ltd. (LON:PLUS) was sold by Marion Elaine D. The insider LONG MARK P sold 19,777 shares worth $1.67M. The stock increased 2.45% or $7.86 during the last trading session, reaching $328.12. Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd. (NYSE:TRQ) has declined 2.47% since January 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 88.11% the S&P500. 3 funds opened positions while 22 raised stakes. Int Grp reported 0% of its portfolio in Plus500 Ltd. (LON:PLUS). Moors & Cabot holds 0.06% or 4,433 shares in its portfolio. Hancock stated it has 25,149 shares. Art Advsrs Ltd Llc has invested 0.03% in Plus500 Ltd. (LON:PLUS). Stifel Financial holds 11,500 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Meiji Yasuda Asset Management Communications Limited reported 0.4% stake. Harvest Capital Strategies Llc owns 325,000 shares or 5.36% of their USA portfolio. 841.58 million shares or 1.81% less from 857.12 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Bluecrest Mngmt Limited has 0.37% invested in KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY).

Korea Investment Corp decreased Entergy Corp New (NYSE:ETR) stake by 6,000 shares to 104,762 valued at $8.00M in 2017Q3. 368 were accumulated by Huntington Bancorp. Wells Fargo maintained The Priceline Group Inc.