Tableau Software, Inc. (NYSE:DATA) CFO Thomas E. Walker, Jr. sold 5,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $70.07, for a total value of $350,350.00. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 134,052 shares in the company, valued at approximately $9,393,023.64. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.

Shares of Tableau Software, Inc. (NYSE DATA) traded up $0.02 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $70.32. The company had a trading volume of 719,150 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,025,631. Tableau Software, Inc. has a 1 year low of $41.41 and a 1 year high of $82.32.

Tableau Software (NYSE:DATA) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The software company reported $0.08 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.07. The firm had revenue of $214.90 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $219.43 million. Tableau Software had a negative return on equity of 20.89% and a negative net margin of 18.76%. The company’s revenue was up 4.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.16 earnings per share. analysts anticipate that Tableau Software, Inc. will post -1.63 EPS for the current year.

A number of hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado increased its position in Tableau Software by 1.1% in the second quarter. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado now owns 13,107 shares of the software company’s stock worth $803,000 after purchasing an additional 138 shares during the period. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company boosted its holdings in Tableau Software by 7.9% during the second quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 2,287 shares of the software company’s stock worth $140,000 after buying an additional 167 shares during the last quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas boosted its holdings in Tableau Software by 4.1% during the second quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas now owns 4,795 shares of the software company’s stock worth $294,000 after buying an additional 189 shares during the last quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank boosted its holdings in Tableau Software by 12.3% during the second quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 2,105 shares of the software company’s stock worth $129,000 after buying an additional 231 shares during the last quarter. Finally, BlueMountain Capital Management LLC boosted its holdings in Tableau Software by 4.1% during the second quarter. BlueMountain Capital Management LLC now owns 12,280 shares of the software company’s stock worth $752,000 after buying an additional 485 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 81.63% of the company’s stock.

DATA has been the topic of several analyst reports. Bank of America increased their price target on Tableau Software from $84.00 to $90.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 18th. BidaskClub raised Tableau Software from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Saturday, August 26th. KeyCorp reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $85.00 price objective on shares of Tableau Software in a research report on Friday, October 6th. Barclays reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $80.00 price objective on shares of Tableau Software in a research report on Wednesday, October 11th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut Tableau Software from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 7th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eighteen have issued a hold rating, fifteen have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $72.11.

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About Tableau Software

Tableau Software, Inc (Tableau) offers software products. The Company’s products are used by people of diverse skill levels across all kinds of organizations. The Company’s products are used by people of skill levels across all kinds of organizations. Its technologies include visual query language (VizQL) and Hybrid Data Architecture.

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