Private Advisor Group LLC Has $771000 Stake in Western Digital Corporation (WDC)

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Boothbay Fund Management LLC trimmed its holdings in shares of Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) by 73.6% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor held 110,045 shares of the electronic components company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $10.36M, up from 70,407 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Villere St Denis J & Co Llc who had been investing in Western Digital Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $24.73 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.21% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $19.19. About 193,901 shares traded.

Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) opened at $83.62 on Tuesday. It has outperformed by 109.15% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment is 1.12 in 2017 Q2. Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Psagot Invest House Ltd, a Israel-based fund reported 800 shares. Piedmont Investment Advsr Limited Liability Company invested in 0.01% or 6,517 shares.

Over the past 50 days, Western Digital Corporation stock was -9.81% off of the high and 9.88% removed from the low. Ngam Advisors LP holds 0.09% in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) or 94,528 shares. Sirios Capital Management Ltd Partnership has 773,014 shares. Dorsey Wright & Assoc reported 0.64% of its portfolio in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC). Credit Suisse Ag has 619,514 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. Putnam Invs Lc accumulated 68,548 shares or 0.01% of the stock.

Western Digital announced that its board has authorized a share buyback plan on Thursday, November 9th that permits the company to buyback $2.10 billion in shares. Utah Retirement accumulated 53,426 shares. Sei Invests invested in 277,206 shares.

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Suntrust Banks Inc, which manages about $18.08 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Xilinx Inc (NASDAQ:XLNX) by 29,470 shares to 49,596 shares, valued at $3.19M in 2017Q2, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in S&P Global Inc by 8,759 shares in the quarter, for a total of 15,514 shares, and has risen its stake in Norfolk Southern Corp (NYSE:NSC).

Since August 3, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 10 selling transactions for $6.56 million activity. On Thursday, August 3 the insider DeMaria Jacqueline sold $1.21M. 233.59 million shares or 1.07% more from 231.11 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported.

Western Digital Corporation (WDC) stock price rose 20.22 percent over the past one year, while decreased -7.92 percent during the past 6 months. Nine research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, twenty-four have issued a buy rating and three have assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. Therefore 40% are positive. Finally, ValuEngine lowered shares of Western Digital from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. HSBC upgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Thursday, May 25 report. The stock has "Underperform" rating by Bank of America on Friday, May 13. Maxim Group reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $108.00 price target on shares of Western Digital in a report on Wednesday, August 30th. At the moment, the average analyst rating for WDC is Moderate Buy. As per Monday, August 24, the company rating was maintained by Susquehanna. Benchmark maintained the shares of WDC in report on Wednesday, June 21 with "Buy" rating. Mizuho has "Buy" rating and $10500 target. The stock has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $113.10.

More notable recent Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) news were published by: Bloomberg.com which released: "Toshiba Defeats Western Digital (Wink)" on December 13, 2017, also Benzinga.com with their article: "Morgan Stanley: Western Digital's NAND Forecast May Be Overly Bullish" published on December 13, 2017, Livetradingnews.com published: "Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ:WDC) Advances 3.34% After Hours" on December 13, 2017. The stock of Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) earned "Buy" rating by Cowen & Co on Tuesday, July 25. Sell-side analysts are looking for the company to grow -10.33% over the next year and 24.00% over the next five years. (NYSE:TCO), 4 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. Pitcairn invested 0.1% of its portfolio in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC). The company was initiated on Wednesday, January 27 by Citigroup. The stock of Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:TRV) on Friday, October 20 with "Underweight" rating. Jefferies maintained Taubman Centers, Inc. The rating was upgraded by Argus Research to "Buy" on Monday, November 14. Morgan Stanley has "Equal-Weight" rating and $48 target. JP Morgan reinitiated the shares of WDC in report on Wednesday, June 15 with "Neutral" rating. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, October 26 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The company was downgraded on Thursday, October 5 by Deutsche Bank.

According to the Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Finviz, the company has a consensus recommendation of 2 out of the scale from 1 to 5 where 1 stands for Buy and 5 means Sell. SSI Investment Management Inc. bought a new position in Western Digital during the second quarter worth about $207,000. (NYSE:TCO) was sold by TAUBMAN ROBERT S on Wednesday, December 13. Its up 0.22, from 0.9 in 2017Q1. Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) Limited stated it has 3 shares or 0% of all its holdings. New York-based Price Michael F has invested 1.43% in Taubman Centers, Inc. Parametric Portfolio Associates Limited Liability Corp holds 871,307 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. Orrstown Fin accumulated 65 shares. Oppenheimer Asset Mgmt holds 7,231 shares. Jane Street Gru Ltd Company holds 279,876 shares.

A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns (volatility) for WDC producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 2.32% and for the month booked as 2.68%. Metropolitan Life Ins Communication reported 143,090 shares or 0.09% of all its holdings. (NYSE:TCO) or 889 shares. State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D stated it has 978,209 shares or 0.36% of all its holdings. Fdx Advisors Incorporated has invested 0.02% in Big Lots, Inc.

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