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Invest Implications: 'Forecast: Hard-Disk Drives, Worldwide, 2014-2021, 3Q17 Update'

Published: 14 November 2017

ID: G00347576

Analyst(s): Andrew Neff

Summary

The hard-disk drive market remains in secular decline, owing to substitution of SSDs, which puts pressure on results for Seagate and Western Digital. This pressure will accelerate as SSD availability increases in 2018, which is a bigger challenge for Seagate, given its dependence on HDD revenues.

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