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Tableau Software (NYSE:DATA) CEO Christian Chabot sold 150,000 shares of Tableau Software stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $59.06, for a total value of $8,859,000.00. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 5,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $295,300. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link.

Shares of Tableau Software (NYSE:DATA) traded down 1.97% on Tuesday, hitting $58.24. The stock had a trading volume of 1,210,878 shares. Tableau Software has a 52 week low of $52.02 and a 52 week high of $102.37. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $64.15 and its 200-day moving average is $71.21. The company has a market cap of $4.001 billion and a P/E ratio of 1142.50.

Tableau Software (NYSE:DATA) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, July 31st. The company reported $0.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.04) by $0.09. The company had revenue of $90.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $79.69 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.01 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 81.8% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Tableau Software will post $-0.02 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A number of research firms have recently commented on DATA. Analysts at Susquehanna raised their price target on shares of Tableau Software from $74.00 to $76.00 in a research note on Friday, August 1st. Separately, analysts at BMO Capital Markets raised their price target on shares of Tableau Software from $75.00 to $80.00 in a research note on Friday, August 1st. Finally, analysts at Deutsche Bank reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Tableau Software in a research note on Friday, August 1st. They now have a $80.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $75.00. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $84.81.

Tableau Software, Inc is a computer software company. The Company’s products are used by people across all kinds of organizations, including Fortune 500 corporations, small and medium-sized businesses, government agencies, universities, research institutions and non-profits.

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