Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) COO Priscilla Hung sold 135 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, October 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of $77.82, for a total transaction of $10,505.70. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link.

Priscilla Hung also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, September 20th, Priscilla Hung sold 2,234 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $77.20, for a total transaction of $172,464.80.
  • On Tuesday, September 19th, Priscilla Hung sold 2,043 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $77.79, for a total transaction of $158,924.97.
  • On Thursday, September 14th, Priscilla Hung sold 209 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $78.03, for a total transaction of $16,308.27.
  • On Tuesday, September 5th, Priscilla Hung sold 136 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $75.57, for a total transaction of $10,277.52.
  • On Monday, August 14th, Priscilla Hung sold 208 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $69.61, for a total transaction of $14,478.88.
  • On Friday, August 4th, Priscilla Hung sold 135 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $71.48, for a total transaction of $9,649.80.
  • On Thursday, July 13th, Priscilla Hung sold 208 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $70.62, for a total transaction of $14,688.96.

Shares of Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) traded up 0.10% during trading on Thursday, reaching $77.47. 426,075 shares of the company traded hands. Guidewire Software, Inc. has a 12-month low of $49.18 and a 12-month high of $81.46. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $75.91 and its 200-day moving average is $67.75. The stock has a market capitalization of $5.81 billion, a PE ratio of 276.68 and a beta of 1.22.

Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, September 6th. The technology company reported $0.59 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.39 by $0.20. Guidewire Software had a net margin of 4.13% and a return on equity of 3.59%. The business had revenue of $181.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $168.61 million. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.22 earnings per share. Guidewire Software’s revenue for the quarter was up 28.3% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts predict that Guidewire Software, Inc. will post $1.03 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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Institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. D.A. Davidson & CO. lifted its position in Guidewire Software by 2,270.8% during the second quarter. D.A. Davidson & CO. now owns 1,541 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $105,000 after purchasing an additional 1,476 shares during the last quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC lifted its position in Guidewire Software by 424.4% during the first quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 2,601 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $146,000 after purchasing an additional 2,105 shares during the last quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company lifted its position in Guidewire Software by 7.3% during the second quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 2,205 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $151,000 after purchasing an additional 150 shares during the last quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank lifted its position in Guidewire Software by 12.6% during the second quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 2,536 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $174,000 after purchasing an additional 283 shares during the last quarter. Finally, First Trust Advisors LP bought a new stake in Guidewire Software during the second quarter valued at approximately $214,000.

A number of analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. BidaskClub raised shares of Guidewire Software from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Thursday, August 3rd. Piper Jaffray Companies reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $80.00 price target on shares of Guidewire Software in a report on Sunday, August 27th. Jefferies Group LLC raised shares of Guidewire Software from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 13th. TheStreet downgraded shares of Guidewire Software from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Monday, August 14th. Finally, Citigroup Inc. reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $85.00 price target (up previously from $79.00) on shares of Guidewire Software in a report on Thursday, September 7th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, seven have issued a buy rating and three have assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $80.67.

About Guidewire Software

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.

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