Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) Director Craig Conway sold 600 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, October 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $78.51, for a total transaction of $47,106.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink.

Craig Conway also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, September 15th, Craig Conway sold 600 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $78.20, for a total transaction of $46,920.00.
  • On Tuesday, August 15th, Craig Conway sold 600 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $70.33, for a total transaction of $42,198.00.

Guidewire Software, Inc. (GWRE) traded down 1.22% during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $77.21. 418,515 shares of the company traded hands. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $77.49 and its 200 day moving average price is $68.97. The firm has a market capitalization of $5.79 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 275.75 and a beta of 1.22. Guidewire Software, Inc. has a 12 month low of $49.18 and a 12 month high of $81.46.

Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, September 6th. The technology company reported $0.59 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.39 by $0.20. The company had revenue of $181.10 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $168.61 million. Guidewire Software had a net margin of 4.13% and a return on equity of 3.59%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 28.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.22 EPS. On average, analysts expect that Guidewire Software, Inc. will post $0.98 earnings per share for the current year.

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A number of brokerages have recently issued reports on GWRE. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Guidewire Software from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Guidewire Software from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $88.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Tuesday. Piper Jaffray Companies restated a “buy” rating and issued a $80.00 target price on shares of Guidewire Software in a research note on Sunday, August 27th. TheStreet lowered shares of Guidewire Software from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a research note on Monday, August 14th. Finally, Citigroup Inc. restated a “buy” rating and issued a $85.00 target price (up previously from $79.00) on shares of Guidewire Software in a research note on Thursday, September 7th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, eight have given a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $80.22.

Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. D.A. Davidson & CO. lifted its holdings in shares of Guidewire Software by 2,270.8% during the 2nd quarter. D.A. Davidson & CO. now owns 1,541 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $105,000 after acquiring an additional 1,476 shares during the period. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company lifted its holdings in shares of Guidewire Software by 7.3% during the 2nd quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 2,205 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $151,000 after acquiring an additional 150 shares during the period. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank lifted its holdings in shares of Guidewire Software by 12.6% during the 2nd quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 2,536 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $174,000 after acquiring an additional 283 shares during the period. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC lifted its holdings in shares of Guidewire Software by 424.4% during the 1st quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 2,601 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $146,000 after acquiring an additional 2,105 shares during the period. Finally, First Trust Advisors LP bought a new position in shares of Guidewire Software during the 2nd quarter worth about $214,000.

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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