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Seagate (STX) Company Profile

Updated Sep 15, 2020
Seagate has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Seagate Technology
Short Name:Seagate
Trading Ticker Symbol:STX
Primary Exchange:NASDAQ
Headquarter City/Country:Dublin, Ireland
Primary Industry Sector:Technology
Seconday Sub-sector:Electronic Components
Main Business Areas/Categories: Technology, Electronic Components, Data Storage, S&P 500, , Wilshire 5000
Dividend Payments:Dividend History
ETFs Holding:List of ETFs holding Seagate stock

Market and Trading Information for Seagate

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Seagate as of writing:
Current Share Price:$47.34
Previous Year's Closing Price:$59.5
Percentage Price Change (YTD):-20.44%
Market Cap:$12.14 billion
52-week Price Range:$39.02 - $64.17
Dividend Per Share:$2.58
EPS (TTM):3.79
Price-Earnings (Trailing):12.49
Price-Earnings (Forward):9

Company Profile and Business Description for Seagate

Seagate Technology public limited company, incorporated on January 22, 2010, is a provider of electronic data storage technology and solutions. The Company's principal products are hard disk drives (HDDs). In addition to HDDs, the Company produces a range of electronic data storage products, including solid state hybrid drives (SSHDs), solid state drives (SSDs), peripheral component interconnect express (PCIe) cards and serial advanced technology architecture (SATA) controllers. Its storage technology portfolio also includes storage subsystems and high performance computing (HPC) solutions. Its products are designed for applications in enterprise servers and storage systems; client compute applications, where its products are designed primarily for desktop and mobile computing, and client non-compute applications, where its products are designed for a range of end user devices, such as digital video recorders (DVRs), personal data backup systems, portable external storage systems, digital media systems and surveillance systems.

The Company designs, fabricates and assembles various components found in its disk drives, including read/write heads and recording media. The Company's design and manufacturing operations are based on technology platforms that are used to produce various disk drive products that serve multiple data storage applications and markets. Its technology platforms are focused around the areal density of media and read/write head technologies.

Enterprise Storage

The Company's enterprise storage products include Enterprise Performance HDDs, Enterprise Capacity and Archive HDDs, and Enterprise SSDs. It offers 10,000 and 15,000 revolutions per minute (RPM) Enterprise Performance disk drives. Performance 10,000 RPM HDDs ship in storage capacities ranging from 300 gigabytes (GB) to 1.8 terabytes (TB), and its 15,000 RPM HDDs ship in storage capacities ranging from 146GB to 600GB. Its Enterprise Capacity disk drives ship in 2.5-inch and 3.5-inch form factors and in storage capacities of up to 10TB that rotate at over 7,200 RPM speeds. These products are designed for bulk data storage and server environments.

Client Compute

The Company's client compute products include Desktop HDDs and SSHDs, and Mobile HDDs and SSHDs. Its 3.5-inch desktop drives ship in both traditional HDD and SSHD configurations and offer approximately eight TB of capacity. Desktop drives are designed for applications such as personal computers and workstations. Its family of laptop drives ship in a range of form factors (5mm to 9.5mm drive height), capacities (up to four TB) and technologies (HDD and SSHD) to support mobile needs.

Client Non-Compute

The Company's client non-compute products include Video HDDs, Surveillance HDDs, Network Attached Storage (NAS) HDDs and Branded Solutions. Its Video HDDs are used in video applications, such as DVR's and media centers. Its surveillance drives are built to support the high-write workload of an always-on, always-recording video surveillance system. Its NAS HDD solutions are available in capacities up to 10TB. Its external backup storage solutions are shipped under the Backup Plus and Expansion product lines, as well as under the Maxtor and LaCie brand names. These product lines are available in capacities up to 48TB, respectively. Its Seagate and LaCie Wireless drives provide tablet and smartphone users with additional storage for media content, with capacities up to two TB. The Company's NAS and Personal Cloud solutions provide centralized network storage in capacities up to 32TB and secure, anywhere file access for users on-the-go.

The Company competes with Western Digital Corporation and Toshiba Corporation.

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ETFs Holding Seagate Stock

As of March 2020, the following exchange-traded funds (ETF) hold the Seagate stocks in their respective portfolios. Below is a random list of only 10 ETFs in no particular order that have Seagate stock holding. There are a total of 163 ETFs in records which are holding Seagate stock in their portfolio. See Full List.

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ACIMSPDR MSCI ACWI IMI ETFThe SPDR MSCI ACWI IMI ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of global stocks covering 98% of the capitalization of the developed and emerging markets. ...Full Details0.25%906
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ACWIiShares MSCI ACWI ETFThe iShares MSCI ACWI ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of large- and midcap global stocks, covering 85% of the developed and emerging markets capitalization. ...Full Details ...Candlestick Patterns.0.32%1596
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AIQGlobal X Future Analytics Tech ETFThe Global X Future Analytics Tech ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of developed-market equities involved in artificial intelligence & big data. ...Full Details0.68%83
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BIBLInspire 100 ETFThe Inspire 100 ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of large-cap US stocks, selected based on the firm’s proprietary definition of biblical values. ...Full Details0.35%101
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CACGClearBridge All Cap Growth ETFThe ClearBridge All Cap Growth ETF is an actively managed fund of global stocks and ADRs selected for above average long-term earnings and/or cash flow growth. ...Full Details0.53%87
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CATHGlobal X S&P 500 Catholic Values ETFThe Global X S&P 500 Catholic Values ETF tracks an index of US large-cap stocks selected from the S&P 500. The cap-weighted index omits companies from certain industries at odds with Catholic values. ...Full Details0.29%464
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CRBNiShares MSCI ACWI Low Carbon Target ETFThe iShares MSCI ACWI Low Carbon Target ETF tracks an index of stocks from global firms selected for a bias toward lower carbon emissions, but with tight constraints to the broad, marketlike ACWI index. ...Full Details0.2%1204
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DIVBiShares US Dividend and Buyback ETFThe iShares US Dividend and Buyback ETF tracks an index of large-, mid-, and small-cap US stocks that have a history of dividend payments and/or share buybacks. ...Full Details0.25%354
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ESGVVanguard ESG US Stock ETFThe Vanguard ESG U.S. Stock ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of US companies screened for environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) criteria. ...Full Details0.12%988
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FDLFirst Trust Morningstar Dividend LeadersThe First Trust Morningstar Dividend Leaders ETF tracks a dividend-weighted index of US companies with consistent and sustained dividend payments. The fund holds roughly 100 securities and excludes REITs. ...Full Details0.45%101
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See Full List of ETFs holding Seagate stock in their respective portfolios.

Peer / Competitor Companies of Electronic Components Sector

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▶ CUI Global (CUI): CUI Global, Inc., incorporated on April 21, 1998, is a platform company. The Companys segments include Power and Electromechanical, Energy and Other. The Power and Electromechanical segment includes its subsidiaries, ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

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▶ II-VI (IIVI): II-VI Incorporated, incorporated on June 22, 1971, develops and manufactures engineered materials, optoelectronic components and products for precision use in industrial, optical communications, military, semiconductor, consumer and life science applications. ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

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▶ KLA-Tencor (KLAC): KLA-Tencor Corporation (KLA-Tencor), incorporated on July 9, 1975, is a supplier of process control and yield management solutions for the semiconductor and related nanoelectronics industries. The Companys products are also ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ NetApp (NTAP): NetApp, Inc. (NetApp), incorporated on November 1, 2001, provides software, systems and services to manage and store customer data. The Company enables enterprises, service providers, governmental organizations, and partners to ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Nova Measuring Instruments (NVMI): Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd., incorporated on May 17, 1993, provides metrology solutions for the semiconductor manufacturing industry. The Company offers in-line Optical and x-ray stand-alone metrology systems, as well as ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Perceptron (PRCP): Perceptron, Inc. (Perceptron), incorporated on September 10, 1981, develops, produces and sells a range of automated industrial metrology products and solutions to manufacturing organizations for dimensional gauging, dimensional inspection and ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Pure Storage (PSTG): Pure Storage, Inc., incorporated on October 2, 2009, provides a data platform. The Company is focused on delivering software-defined all-flash solutions that are fast and cloud-capable for customers, enabling customers ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Qualstar (QBAK): Qualstar Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and sells power supplies under the N2Power brand name; and data storage systems under the Qualstar brand in North America, Europe, the Asia Pacifi....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ RADA Electronic Industries (RADA): RADA Electronic Industries Ltd., incorporated on December 8, 1970, is an aviation and defense company. The Company develops, manufactures and sells defense electronics, including, avionics solutions (including avionics for unmanned ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Richardson Electronics (RELL): Richardson Electronics, Ltd., incorporated on September 11, 1986, is a provider of engineered solutions, power grid and microwave tubes, and related consumables; power conversion, and radio frequency (RF) and microwave ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Taitron Components (TAIT): Taitron Components Incorporated (Taitron), incorporated on December 1, 1989, is a distributor of electronic components and supplier of original designed and manufactured (ODM) electronic components (ODM Components). The Company is ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ TE Connectivity (TEL): TE Connectivity Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells connectivity and sensors solutions in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia–Pacific, and the Americas. The company operates thro....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Tecnoglass (TGLS): Tecnoglass Inc. (Tecnoglass), incorporated on September 21, 2011, is a holding company. The Company is a manufacturer of architectural glass and windows for the western hemisphere residential and commercial construction ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ TESSCO (TESS): TESSCO Technologies Incorporated (TESSCO), incorporated on December 11, 1986, architects and delivers the product and value chain solutions to organizations responsible for building, operating, maintaining and reselling cellular, mobile communications, ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

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