Shares of Western Digital Corp.
slipped 2.17% to $63.05 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.20% to 4,367.48 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.07% to 34,823.35. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Western Digital Corp. closed $15.14 below its 52-week high ($78.19), which the company achieved on June 4th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as HP Inc.
fell 2.52% to $27.80, Seagate Technology Holdings PLC
rose 0.65% to $83.14, and NetApp Inc.
fell 1.49% to $77.13. Trading volume (4.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.9 M.