Guidance Software Company Profile (NASDAQ:GUID)

About Guidance Software

Guidance Software logoGuidance Software, Inc. is a technology company. The Company is a provider of endpoint investigation solutions for cybersecurity analytics, security incident response, e-discovery, data privacy and forensic analysis. The Company has five segments, which include Products, Subscription, Professional services, Training and Maintenance. The Company's Products segment includes EnCase, EnCase Endpoint Security, EnCase eDiscovery, EnCase Forensic, EnCase Portable, Premium License Support Program and hardware sales. Its Subscription segment includes subscription services for cloud-based document review and production software. Its Professional services segment performs consulting services and implementations. Its Training segment provides training classes, by which the Company trains its customers to use its software products. Its maintenance segment provides software updates, telephone and e-mail support.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Application Software
  • Sub-Industry: Application Software
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: GUID
  • CUSIP: 40169210
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $5.66
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $5.76
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $5.65
  • 52-Week Range: $3.27 - $6.86
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -51.45
  • P/E Growth: -0.83
  • Market Cap: $163.64M
  • Outstanding Shares: 28,912,000
  • Beta: 0.93
  • Net Margins: -21.87%
  • Return on Equity: -192.05%
  • Return on Assets: -17.32%
  • Current Ratio: 0.62%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.57%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Guidance Software (NASDAQ:GUID) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: $20.19 (256.67% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Guidance Software (NASDAQ:GUID)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/16/2016Bank of America Corp.DowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$60.00View Rating Details
8/9/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$8.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016Imperial CapitalBoost Price TargetIn -> In-Line$5.50 -> $5.75View Rating Details
5/6/2016Benchmark Co.Boost Price TargetBuy$6.00 -> $7.00View Rating Details
2/16/2016Noble FinancialReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/31/2015GabelliUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Guidance Software (NASDAQ:GUID)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/2/2016Q216($0.10)($0.08)$27.87 million$27.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116($0.08)($0.08)$25.55 million$25.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415($0.10)($0.05)$26.14 million$27.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315($0.05)($0.03)$28.02 million$26.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215($0.06)($0.05)$26.57 million$27.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115($0.10)($0.06)$24.70 million$25.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414($0.02)$0.03$28.80 million$28.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$0.06($0.01)$30.20 million$27.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214($0.04)($0.02)$27.20 million$27.18 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2014Q114($0.10)($0.10)$25.37 million$25.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2014Q413($0.08)($0.07)$29.04 million$28.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313($0.12)($0.09)$28.33 million$28.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q2 2013($0.16)($0.15)$28.07 million$27.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013($0.02)($0.15)$30.48 million$26.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2013Q4 2012$0.18$0.17$37.17 million$36.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.14$0.15$35.02 million$36.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.02$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.01$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2012$0.09$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.06$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2011$0.01$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011($0.01)$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2011$0.03$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Guidance Software (NASDAQ:GUID)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.24 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.11 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20161($0.13)($0.13)($0.13)
Q4 20161($0.09)($0.09)($0.09)
Q2 20171($0.11)($0.11)($0.11)
Q3 20171($0.07)($0.07)($0.07)
Q4 20171($0.06)($0.06)($0.06)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Guidance Software (NASDAQ:GUID)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Guidance Software (NASDAQ:GUID)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 38.11%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 49.16%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/2/2016Patrick DennisCEOSell12,412$4.92$61,067.04View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Schoonenberg Robert G VanDirectorBuy5,000$4.95$24,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2016Barry J PlagaCFOSell6,309$4.22$26,623.98View SEC Filing  
2/8/2016Barry J PlagaCFOSell8,159$3.51$28,638.09View SEC Filing  
2/8/2016Der Colff Rasmus VanCAOSell3,644$3.51$12,790.44View SEC Filing  
1/26/2016Barry J PlagaCFOSell6,580$4.62$30,399.60View SEC Filing  
1/26/2016Der Colff Rasmus VanCAOSell2,560$4.62$11,827.20View SEC Filing  
12/9/2015Jay R AckermanCROSell7,131$5.73$40,860.63View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Barry J PlagaCFOSell13,120$5.62$73,734.40View SEC Filing  
8/28/2015Christopher K PooleDirectorBuy1,000$7.20$7,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Christopher K PooleDirectorBuy1,000$7.11$7,110.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2015Barry J PlagaCEOBuy2,000$5.45$10,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Barry J PlagaCEOBuy2,000$5.37$10,740.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Jay R AckermanCROBuy5,000$5.37$26,850.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Amanda BergerVPSell3,011$6.33$19,059.63View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Barry J PlagaCEOSell6,914$6.33$43,765.62View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Mark HarringtonInsiderSell3,572$6.33$22,610.76View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015Der Colff Rasmus VanCAOSell3,600$6.38$22,968.00View SEC Filing  
1/26/2015Amanda BergerVPSell4,672$6.65$31,068.80View SEC Filing  
1/26/2015Barry J PlagaCEOSell10,503$6.65$69,844.95View SEC Filing  
1/26/2015Mark HarringtonInsiderSell5,454$6.65$36,269.10View SEC Filing  
1/21/2015Der Colff Rasmus VanCAOSell4,300$6.96$29,928.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2014Victor LimongelliCEOSell8,922$6.95$62,007.90View SEC Filing  
9/16/2014Victor LimongelliCEOSell8,600$7.12$61,232.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Victor LimongelliCEOSell4,600$7.19$33,074.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Amanda BergerVPSell10,000$9.65$96,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/26/2013Victor LimongelliCEOSell2,000$10.00$20,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Rgm Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy92,506$8.30$767,799.80View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Rgm Capital, Llcmajor shareholderBuy5,826$8.16$47,540.16View SEC Filing  
8/21/2013Rgm Capital, Llcmajor shareholderBuy5,059$8.15$41,230.85View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013Rgm Capital, Llcmajor shareholderBuy54,131$9.09$492,050.79View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Rgm Capital, Llcmajor shareholderBuy37,800$8.14$307,692.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Rgm Capital, Llcmajor shareholderBuy1,800$8.16$14,688.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Rgm Capital, Llcmajor shareholderBuy48,013$8.14$390,825.82View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Rgm Capital, Llcmajor shareholderBuy204,782$7.76$1,589,108.32View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Rgm Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy67,260$8.70$585,162.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Rgm Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy32,959$8.46$278,833.14View SEC Filing  
5/6/2013Rgm Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy56,874$8.25$469,210.50View SEC Filing  
4/18/2013Rgm Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy37,491$10.01$375,284.91View SEC Filing  
4/15/2013Rgm Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy10,900$10.71$116,739.00View SEC Filing  
4/10/2013Rgm Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy15,400$10.35$159,390.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2013Rgm Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy1,000$9.79$9,790.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2013Jeff LawrenceDirectorBuy1,000$9.95$9,950.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2013Rgm Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy3,246$9.85$31,973.10View SEC Filing  
3/7/2013Rgm Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy3,382$9.91$33,515.62View SEC Filing  
3/5/2013Victor LimongelliCEOSell14,453$10.00$144,530.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2013Rgm Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy26,105$9.84$256,873.20View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013Rgm Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy25,568$9.89$252,867.52View SEC Filing  
2/21/2013Rgm Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy20,000$9.80$196,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2013Rgm Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy59,680$9.83$586,654.40View SEC Filing  
2/11/2013Rgm Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy12,225$9.80$119,805.00View SEC Filing  
2/8/2013Rgm Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy130,049$9.69$1,260,174.81View SEC Filing  
2/4/2013Victor LimongelliCEOSell15,000$11.99$179,850.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2012Barry J PlagaCFOSell7,000$10.71$74,970.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2012Victor LimongelliCEOSell15,000$10.71$160,650.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2012Victor LimongelliCEOSell15,000$10.36$155,400.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Guidance Software (NASDAQ:GUID) Chart for Monday, October, 24, 2016

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