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    Using Western Digital's 2012 Annual Report and Form 10-k and financial statements (see attached), perform a detail financial statement analysis that explains what the number means.

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    Western Digital's 2012 results have shown strong growth in both top line revenues as well as profitability. The firm's revenues grew 31% and both operating and net income percentages displayed remarkable improvements over 2011, thereby signifying strong top line growth as well as improvement in operational efficiency and bottom line results as well. The remarkable growth in top line revenues and bottom line profitability resulted in growth in R&D investments as well. It is to be noted that the revenues and profitability grew inspite of losses suffered due to flooding in Thailand. The income statement for ...

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    The solution performs a detailed financial statement analysis of Western Digital.