NYSE:GWRE - Guidewire Software Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $85.71 +1.96 (+2.34 %) (As of 01/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$83.75Today's Range$83.74 - $85.8352-Week Range$72.51 - $107.79Volume437,149 shsAverage Volume478,193 shsMarket Capitalization$6.95 billionP/E Ratio952.33Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.33 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Guidewire Software, Inc. provides software products for property and casualty insurers worldwide. The company offers Guidewire InsuranceSuite comprising Guidewire PolicyCenter, BillingCenter, and ClaimCenter applications. It also provides Guidewire InsuranceNow, a cloud-based platform, which offers policy, billing, and claims management functionality to insurers that prefer to subscribe to a cloud-based solution. In addition, the company offers Guidewire Underwriting Management, a cloud-based integrated business application; Guidewire Rating Management to manage the pricing of insurance products; Guidewire Reinsurance Management to use rules-based logic to execute reinsurance strategy through underwriting and claims processes; and Guidewire Client Data Management to enable customer information management. Further, it provides Guidewire Product Content Management that offers software tools and standards-based line-of-business templates to introduce and modify products; Guidewire AppReader, a submission intake management solution; and Guidewire London Market Messaging that provides a message-processing and action framework. Additionally, the company offers data management and analytics products, such as Guidewire DataHub, an operational data store; Guidewire InfoCenter, a business intelligence warehouse; Guidewire Live Analytics, a cloud analytics platform; Guidewire Predictive Analytics, a cloud-based tool; and Guidewire Cyence Risk Analytics, a cloud-native economic cyber risk modeling solution, as well as Digital Engagement Applications, which enable insurers to provide digital experiences to customers, agents, vendors, and field personnel through their device of choice. It also provides implementation and integration, maintenance support, and professional services, as well as Guidewire Production Services. The company was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Foster City, California. Receive GWRE News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for GWRE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Prepackaged software Sub-IndustryApplication Software SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNYSE:GWRE Previous Symbol CUSIP40171V10 Webwww.guidewire.com Phone650-357-9100Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.21 Current Ratio8.40 Quick Ratio8.40Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio952.33 Forward P/E Ratio285.70 P/E Growth36.32 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$661.07 million Price / Sales10.51 Cash Flow$0.5995 per share Price / Cash Flow142.98 Book Value$17.74 per share Price / Book4.83Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.09 Net Income$-19,660,000.00 Net Margins-0.72% Return on Equity3.24% Return on Assets2.44%Miscellaneous Employees2,292 Outstanding Shares81,030,000Market Cap$6.95 billion OptionableOptionable Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE) Frequently Asked Questions What is Guidewire Software's stock symbol? Guidewire Software trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GWRE." How were Guidewire Software's earnings last quarter? Guidewire Software Inc (NYSE:GWRE) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, December, 4th. The technology company reported $0.15 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.03) by $0.18. The technology company earned $179.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $162.24 million. Guidewire Software had a positive return on equity of 3.24% and a negative net margin of 0.72%. The company's revenue was up 66.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned ($0.06) earnings per share. View Guidewire Software's Earnings History. When is Guidewire Software's next earnings date? Guidewire Software is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Guidewire Software. What guidance has Guidewire Software issued on next quarter's earnings? Guidewire Software updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, December, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.24-1.34 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.22. The company issued revenue guidance of $722-732 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $751.11 million.Guidewire Software also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $1.24-1.34 EPS. What price target have analysts set for GWRE? 10 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Guidewire Software's shares. Their predictions range from $98.00 to $118.00. On average, they expect Guidewire Software's share price to reach $109.8889 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 28.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Guidewire Software. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Guidewire Software? 10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Guidewire Software in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Guidewire Software. Has Guidewire Software been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about GWRE stock has been trending very positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Guidewire Software earned a media sentiment score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the technology company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. Who are some of Guidewire Software's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Guidewire Software include CA (CA), Splunk (SPLK), Check Point Software Technologies (CHKP), Shopify (SHOP), Veeva Systems (VEEV), Citrix Systems (CTXS), Synopsys (SNPS), ANSYS (ANSS), Cadence Design Systems (CDNS), Symantec (SYMC), TAKE-TWO INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE (TTWO), SS&C Technologies (SSNC), Twilio (TWLO), PTC (PTC) and Tableau Software (DATA). Who are Guidewire Software's key executives? Guidewire Software's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Marcus S. Ryu, Co-Founder, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 45)Mr. Curtis H. Smith, Chief Financial Officer (Age 54)Ms. Priscilla Hung, Chief Operating Officer (Age 52)Mr. Steven Sherry, Chief Sales Officer (Age 63)Mr. James Winston King, Chief Admin. Officer, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 47) Who are Guidewire Software's major shareholders? Guidewire Software's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Riverbridge Partners LLC (0.58%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.27%), McCollum Christoferson Group LLC (0.06%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%), Advisors Capital Management LLC (0.00%) and Cerebellum GP LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own Guidewire Software stock include Ali Kheirolomoom, Andrew William Fraser Brown, Clifton Thomas Weatherford, Craig Conway, Curtis Smith, Guy Dubois, James Winston King, Marcus Ryu, Michael Polelle, Priscilla Hung, Richard Hart, Scott Roza and Steven P Sherry. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Guidewire Software. Which major investors are buying Guidewire Software stock? GWRE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Riverbridge Partners LLC, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Advisors Capital Management LLC, Cerebellum GP LLC, Contravisory Investment Management Inc., McCollum Christoferson Group LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and First Hawaiian Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for Guidewire Software. How do I buy shares of Guidewire Software? Shares of GWRE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Guidewire Software's stock price today? One share of GWRE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $85.71. How big of a company is Guidewire Software? Guidewire Software has a market capitalization of $6.95 billion and generates $661.07 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $-19,660,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.09 on an earnings per share basis. Guidewire Software employs 2,292 workers across the globe. What is Guidewire Software's official website? The official website for Guidewire Software is http://www.guidewire.com. How can I contact Guidewire Software? Guidewire Software's mailing address is 1001 EAST HILLSDALE BOULEVARD SUITE 800, FOSTER CITY CA, 94404. The technology company can be reached via phone at 650-357-9100 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Guidewire Software (NYSE GWRE)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 310 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 265 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 575MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Guidewire Software and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GWRE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GWRE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the benefits of momentum investing?