Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) CFO Richard Hart sold 375 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $70.94, for a total transaction of $26,602.50. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 3,880 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $275,247.20. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

Richard Hart also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, July 5th, Richard Hart sold 375 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $68.37, for a total transaction of $25,638.75.
  • On Monday, June 19th, Richard Hart sold 2,050 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $67.19, for a total transaction of $137,739.50.
  • On Tuesday, June 20th, Richard Hart sold 5,374 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $66.86, for a total transaction of $359,305.64.
  • On Monday, June 5th, Richard Hart sold 375 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $69.26, for a total transaction of $25,972.50.
  • On Tuesday, May 16th, Richard Hart sold 3,000 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $63.04, for a total transaction of $189,120.00.

Shares of Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) opened at 70.08 on Wednesday. Guidewire Software, Inc. has a 1-year low of $49.18 and a 1-year high of $73.36. The firm has a market capitalization of $5.21 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 511.53 and a beta of 1.27. The company’s 50-day moving average is $70.09 and its 200 day moving average is $61.67.

Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE) last posted 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 firm had revenue of $123.44 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $104.55 million. Guidewire Software had a net margin of 2.19% and a return on equity of 1.97%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 24.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.14 EPS. On average, analysts expect that Guidewire Software, Inc. will post $0.85 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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GWRE has been the subject of a number of research analyst reports. Bank of America Corporation raised shares of Guidewire Software from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $68.00 price target for the company in a research note on Monday, May 15th. BidaskClub raised shares of Guidewire Software from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. TheStreet raised shares of Guidewire Software from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research note on Tuesday, April 25th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Guidewire Software from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $78.00 price target for the company in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC raised shares of Guidewire Software from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 13th. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, five have assigned a buy rating and two have assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $75.25.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Israel Discount Bank of New York acquired a new position in shares of Guidewire Software during the first quarter valued at about $104,000. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank raised its position in shares of Guidewire Software by 12.6% in the second quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 2,536 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $174,000 after buying an additional 283 shares during the period. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC raised its position in shares of Guidewire Software by 424.4% in the first quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 2,601 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $146,000 after buying an additional 2,105 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP acquired a new position in shares of Guidewire Software during the second quarter valued at about $214,000. Finally, Comerica Bank acquired a new position in shares of Guidewire Software during the second quarter valued at about $230,000.

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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