Insider Trading Alert - GWRE, GPC And CCL Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Sept. 22, 2014, 50 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $560.80 to $4,960,984.15.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Guidewire Software (GWRE) - FREE Research Report

Blasing Karen, who is Chief Financial Officer at Guidewire Software, sold 1,914 shares at $44.96 on Sept. 22, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 2,042 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 48.38% with the 1,914-share transaction.

Hung Priscilla, who is Chief Administrative Officer at Guidewire Software, sold 4,336 shares at $44.97 on Sept. 22, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Administrative Officer owned 1,304 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 76.88% with the 4,336-share transaction.

King James Winston, who is General Counsel and Secretary at Guidewire Software, sold 992 shares at $44.91 on Sept. 22, 2014. Following this transaction, the General Counsel and Secretary owned 341 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 74.42% with the 992-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $43.41, down $1.50, or 3.46% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Guidewire Software go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 63,584
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 147,584
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 249,576

The average volume for Guidewire Software has been 544,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Guidewire Software has a market cap of $3.0 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 10.92% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Guidewire Software, Inc. provides system software to the property and casualty (P&C) insurance industry primarily in the United States, Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 208.9. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Guidewire Software a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Guidewire Software as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and disappointing return on equity. Get the full Guidewire Software Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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