As expected, Western Digital (WDC) guides its FQ2 EPS lower on reduced hard drive shipments due...

|About: Western Digital Corporation (WDC)|By:, SA News Editor

As expected, Western Digital (WDC) guides its FQ2 EPS lower on reduced hard drive shipments due supply constraints from the Thailand flooding. The company says its recovery will take several quarters. Comments from management in its conference call: "Since we have greater direct manufacturing exposure to the flooded areas, we believe the impact on our business in the short term will be greater than to other hard drive disk manufacturers." Shares -5% AH.