Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) insider Scott Roza sold 782 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, July 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $70.39, for a total transaction of $55,044.98. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 1,383 shares in the company, valued at approximately $97,349.37. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website.

Scott Roza also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, July 5th, Scott Roza sold 94 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $68.37, for a total transaction of $6,426.78.
  • On Tuesday, June 20th, Scott Roza sold 4,940 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $66.78, for a total transaction of $329,893.20.
  • On Thursday, June 15th, Scott Roza sold 780 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $66.56, for a total transaction of $51,916.80.
  • On Monday, June 5th, Scott Roza sold 94 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $69.26, for a total transaction of $6,510.44.

Shares of Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE GWRE) opened at 70.95 on Tuesday. Guidewire Software, Inc. has a 52 week low of $49.18 and a 52 week high of $71.22. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $66.39 and its 200-day moving average is $58.34. The stock has a market capitalization of $5.28 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 517.88 and a beta of 1.26.

Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, June 1st. The technology company reported $0.16 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.03) by $0.19. The business had revenue of $123.44 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $104.55 million. Guidewire Software had a return on equity of 1.97% and a net margin of 2.19%. The company’s revenue was up 24.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.14 EPS. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Guidewire Software, Inc. will post $0.85 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Several research analysts have issued reports on GWRE shares. Stifel Nicolaus increased their target price on shares of Guidewire Software from $61.00 to $70.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, June 2nd. J P Morgan Chase & Co began coverage on shares of Guidewire Software in a research note on Tuesday, June 13th. They issued an “overweight” rating for the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Guidewire Software from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $78.00 target price for the company in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th. Piper Jaffray Companies upgraded shares of Guidewire Software from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating and lifted their target price for the stock from $70.00 to $75.00 in a research note on Tuesday, June 13th. Finally, Bank of America Corporation reiterated a “neutral” rating and issued a $74.00 target price (up from $68.00) on shares of Guidewire Software in a research note on Saturday, June 3rd. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, six have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $75.25.

Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Utah Retirement Systems increased its stake in shares of Guidewire Software by 0.8% in the first quarter. Utah Retirement Systems now owns 13,200 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $743,000 after buying an additional 100 shares during the last quarter. Pier 88 Investment Partners LLC increased its stake in shares of Guidewire Software by 3.3% in the first quarter. Pier 88 Investment Partners LLC now owns 11,590 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $653,000 after buying an additional 365 shares during the last quarter. Pacer Advisors Inc. increased its stake in shares of Guidewire Software by 9.5% in the first quarter. Pacer Advisors Inc. now owns 8,100 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $456,000 after buying an additional 703 shares during the last quarter. Mutual of America Capital Management LLC increased its stake in shares of Guidewire Software by 19.9% in the first quarter. Mutual of America Capital Management LLC now owns 4,756 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $268,000 after buying an additional 791 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Whittier Trust Co. increased its stake in shares of Guidewire Software by 5.4% in the first quarter. Whittier Trust Co. now owns 15,611 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $879,000 after buying an additional 793 shares during the last quarter.

Guidewire Software Company Profile

Guidewire Software, Inc is a provider of software products for property and casualty (P&C) insurers. The Company’s software serves as a technology platform for P&C insurance carriers. The Company’s InsurancePlatform consists of three elements: core transaction processing, data management and analytics, and digital engagement.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE)

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