Western Digital says confident about its legal position in Toshiba's chip business

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Report: Western Digital Bought Toshiba Memory

Looking at insider trading can give great insight into how Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) is performing. Of those transactions, there were 318,605 shares of WDC bought and 772,767 shares sold.

But after Western Digital opposed the move, it said it was talking to others. Finally, L & S Advisors Inc raised its holdings in shares of Western Digital Corporation by 0.6% during the 1st quarter. The spin-off, Toshiba explained, would still be partly Toshiba-owned but with 'an injection of third-party capital as a financial measure,' later clarified by the company as a sale of around 30 percent of the spin-off Toshiba Memory Corporation (TMC). Toshiba said it will continue to talk with Western Digital, which has taken the matter to US and global courts, and another group led by Taiwan's assembler giant Hon Hai Precision Co. Moreover, Ironwood Investment Management Llc has 1.08% invested in the company for 121,360 shares.

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Western Digital gapped open lower Wednesday and has continued to lose ground in early trade. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $86.56 and a 200 day moving average of $85.90. The business had revenue of $4.84 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.82 billion. Apple also weighed in on the matter, backing three competing offers and even saying it will stop buying Western Digital products for its iPhone if the deal goes through. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 47.4% compared to the same quarter previous year. In the latest earnings report the EPS was $1.34 and is projected to be $12.54 for the current year with 292,000,000 shares now outstanding.

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The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 16th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share. The ex-dividend date will be Wednesday the 28th of June 2017. The dividend yield will be $2.23. Western Digital Corporation's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 156.25%. BidaskClub cut shares of Western Digital Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Saturday, August 12th. Wells Fargo & Company reissued an "outperform" rating and set a $73.00 target price (up from $68.00) on shares of Western Digital Corporation in a research report on Thursday, December 8th.

The electronics giant had been negotiating with the Western Digital group. The stock of Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ:WDC) earned "Sell" rating by UBS on Thursday, September 10. Out of 2 Wall Street analysts rating Cytokinetics, 2 give it "Buy", 0 "Sell" rating, while 0 recommend "Hold". The stock has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $81.36. Otherwise, its shares would face delisting under Tokyo Stock Exchange rules. Western Digital acquired SanDisk in 2016 and inherited the memory manufacturing partnership. Shares for $2.31M were sold by CORDANO MICHAEL D.

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