Tableau Software, Inc. (NYSE:DATA) CFO Thomas E. Walker, Jr. sold 2,500 shares of Tableau Software stock in a transaction on Tuesday, November 14th. The stock was sold at an average price of $71.28, for a total transaction of $178,200.00. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 137,478 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $9,799,431.84. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website.

Shares of Tableau Software, Inc. (DATA) traded down $0.04 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $70.31. 983,270 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,038,862. Tableau Software, Inc. has a 52-week low of $41.41 and a 52-week high of $82.32.

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

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A number of analysts have commented on DATA shares. Maxim Group reaffirmed a “sell” rating and set a $40.00 target price on shares of Tableau Software in a report on Friday, November 3rd. BidaskClub raised shares of Tableau Software from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 1st. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed a “sector perform” rating and set a $75.00 target price (up previously from $70.00) on shares of Tableau Software in a report on Wednesday, October 11th. Bank of America Corporation lifted their target price on shares of Tableau Software from $84.00 to $90.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 18th. Finally, KeyCorp reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $85.00 target price on shares of Tableau Software in a report on Friday, October 6th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eighteen have issued a hold rating, fifteen have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $71.24.

Hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. Invictus RG bought a new stake in shares of Tableau Software in the 3rd quarter valued at about $123,000. ETF Managers Group LLC bought a new stake in shares of Tableau Software in the 2nd quarter valued at about $119,000. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank raised its holdings in shares of Tableau Software by 12.3% in the 2nd quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 2,105 shares of the software company’s stock valued at $129,000 after purchasing an additional 231 shares during the period. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA raised its holdings in shares of Tableau Software by 164.4% in the 2nd quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 2,266 shares of the software company’s stock valued at $139,000 after purchasing an additional 1,409 shares during the period. Finally, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company raised its holdings in shares of Tableau Software by 7.9% in the 2nd quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 2,287 shares of the software company’s stock valued at $140,000 after purchasing an additional 167 shares during the period. 78.23% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

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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