On April 30, western data WDC released Q3 financial report of fiscal year 2021, with revenue of $4.137 billion, down 1% from $4.175 billion in the same period of last year.
In terms of profit, the operating profit was US $317 million, up 107% from US $153 million in the same period last year,Net profit reached $197 million, up 1059% from $17 million in the same period last year.
At present, the main business of Western Digital is HDD mechanical hard disk and NAND flash memory, in which the revenue of mechanical disk is 1.962 billion US dollars, down from 2.114 billion US dollars in the same period of last year, and the contribution of flash memory business is 2.175 billion US dollars, up from 2.061 billion US dollars in the same period of last year.
In terms of mechanical panel shipment,Seagate shipped 23.2 million HDD Hard Disks in the current quarter, down further from 24.4 million in the same period last year,The average ASP price was $82, slightly lower than $85 in the same period last year.
As the results exceeded market expectations, the share price of Western Digital surged by 7%. In addition, Western Digital expects to sell 4.4-4.6 billion US dollars in the fourth quarter, and the market expects 4.25 billion US dollars.