When is WD’s fiscal year?
Our fiscal year ends on the Friday nearest to June 30 and typically consists of 52 weeks. Approximately every five years, we report a 53-week fiscal year to align our fiscal year with the foregoing policy. Fiscal year 2012 will end on June 29, 2012 and will be comprised of 52 weeks. Fiscal years 2011 and 2010, which ended on July 1, 2011 and July 2, 2010, respectively, were comprised of 52 weeks.
How do I obtain information about quarterly financial results?
Quarterly financial results information is posted to our website in the Financial Information section of the IR website [link] including the press release, audio webcast, executive remarks and investor information summary. Information is also available on our IR hotline at 800.695.6399.
How do I listen to WD's quarterly results conference calls and how do I find out about the earnings dates?
WD will announce the quarterly earnings date approximately 2-3 weeks prior to our earnings date. Once announced to the public, the date will be posted to our Calendar of Events page online. The audio webcast is provided as Windows Media Player and/or Flash. Once announced, access information is also available on our IR hotline at 800.695.6399.
Where do I find information on WD’s annual meeting of shareholders?
WD’s annual meeting of shareholders date is stated in our Proxy Statement/Notice to Shareholders (DEF-14A) filed with the SEC. It is also posted online on our Calendar of Events. The event is not available via audio webcast.
Who are WD’s independent accountants?
The independent registered accounting firm for Western Digital is KPMG LLP.
What is WD’s CUSIP number?
The CUSIP number for Western Digital is 958102105.
Where do I obtain information about the recent acquisition of HGST?
As of March 8, 2012, along with WD, Hitachi Global Storage Technologies (HGST) is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Western Digital Corporation (WDC). With common ownership of our successful independent subsidiaries, and with the best talent available in the industry, we are expecting to accomplish great things as we build the new WD to be the world’s broadest and most successful storage solutions provider. As we make the transition to the new WD, our first priority is to our customers. We are committed to delivering the same excellent service and attention to quality that you’ve come to expect from us. For more information, click here.