Guidewire Software Inc (NYSE:GWRE) COO Priscilla Hung sold 135 shares of Guidewire Software stock in a transaction on Monday, February 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $77.39, for a total transaction of $10,447.65. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief operating officer now owns 2,691 shares in the company, valued at $208,256.49. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website.

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

  • On Thursday, January 4th, Priscilla Hung sold 1,331 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $75.64, for a total transaction of $100,676.84.
  • On Wednesday, December 20th, Priscilla Hung sold 2,870 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $73.31, for a total transaction of $210,399.70.
  • On Monday, December 4th, Priscilla Hung sold 136 shares of Guidewire Software stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $73.11, for a total transaction of $9,942.96.

Guidewire Software Inc (NYSE GWRE) traded up $1.01 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $76.78. 452,186 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 437,760. The stock has a market capitalization of $5,790.00, a P/E ratio of 307.12, a P/E/G ratio of 88.52 and a beta of 1.13. Guidewire Software Inc has a 52-week low of $53.28 and a 52-week high of $83.52.

Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 29th. The technology company reported ($0.06) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.04 by ($0.10). The company had revenue of $108.20 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $100.61 million. Guidewire Software had a return on equity of 3.29% and a net margin of 3.82%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 15.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.02 EPS. analysts predict that Guidewire Software Inc will post 0.06 EPS for the current year.

A number of research analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Guidewire Software from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $88.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, October 17th. TheStreet lowered shares of Guidewire Software from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 29th. Citigroup set a $85.00 price target on shares of Guidewire Software and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 30th. BidaskClub lowered shares of Guidewire Software from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 18th. Finally, Deutsche Bank reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $85.00 price target on shares of Guidewire Software in a research note on Thursday, November 30th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating, nine have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $81.30.

A number of hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company boosted its holdings 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 worth $151,000 after buying an additional 150 shares in the last quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA boosted its holdings in Guidewire Software by 64.2% during the third quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 2,030 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $158,000 after buying an additional 794 shares in the last quarter. Pacer Advisors Inc. boosted its holdings in Guidewire Software by 11.6% during the third quarter. Pacer Advisors Inc. now owns 9,128 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $711,000 after buying an additional 950 shares in the last quarter. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. boosted its holdings in Guidewire Software by 10.5% during the third quarter. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. now owns 11,007 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $856,000 after buying an additional 1,050 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Granahan Investment Management Inc. MA boosted its holdings in Guidewire Software by 2.4% during the third quarter. Granahan Investment Management Inc. MA now owns 45,011 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $3,505,000 after buying an additional 1,055 shares in the last quarter.

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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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