This excerpt taken from the WDC 8-K filed May 28, 2009.
Western Digital Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (949) 672-7000
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
At meetings with investors and analysts this week and next, executives of Western Digital Corporation (the Company) will provide an update regarding current Company and hard drive industry dynamics.
Specifically, the Company expects to discuss, among other things, the following:
This Form 8-K contains forward-looking statements, including statements concerning: hard drive industry demand in the fourth fiscal quarter; the Companys shipments; inventory levels; and pricing in the various hard drive markets. These foregoing forward-looking statements are based on WDs current expectations and are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in the forward-looking statements, including: the impact of current negative global economic conditions; supply and demand conditions in the hard drive industry; actions by competitors; unexpected advances in competing technologies; uncertainties related to the development and introduction of products based on new technologies and expansion into new data storage markets; business conditions and growth in the various hard drive markets; pricing trends and fluctuations in average selling prices; changes in the availability and cost of commodity materials and specialized product components that WD does not make internally; and other risks and uncertainties listed in WDs recent Form 10-Q filed with the SEC on April 24, 2009, to which your attention is directed. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof, and WD undertakes no obligation to update these forward-looking statements to reflect subsequent events or circumstances.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.