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MA: $106.60
$118.22
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$71.64
Now: $118.75
$124.16
Volume551,812 shs
Average Volume678,460 shs
Market Capitalization$9.95 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.23

Competitors

Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE) Vs. CRM, ADBE, INTU, ADSK, WDAY, and SNPS

Should you be buying GWRE stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "application software" are considered alternatives and competitors to Guidewire Software, including salesforce.com (CRM), Adobe (ADBE), Intuit (INTU), Autodesk (ADSK), Workday (WDAY), and Synopsys (SNPS).

Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE) and salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, valuation and institutional ownership.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

74.6% of salesforce.com shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of Guidewire Software shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 4.4% of salesforce.com shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

Guidewire Software has a beta of 1.23, suggesting that its stock price is 23% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, salesforce.com has a beta of 1.28, suggesting that its stock price is 28% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Guidewire Software and salesforce.com's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Guidewire Software-3.66%1.07%0.76%
salesforce.com12.21%3.99%2.59%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Guidewire Software and salesforce.com's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Guidewire Software$742.31 million13.40$-27,200,000.00$0.20593.75
salesforce.com$17.10 billion13.71$126 million$1.02252.59

salesforce.com has higher revenue and earnings than Guidewire Software. salesforce.com is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Guidewire Software, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Guidewire Software and salesforce.com, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Guidewire Software14602.45
salesforce.com243322.85

Guidewire Software currently has a consensus price target of $124.80, suggesting a potential upside of 5.09%. salesforce.com has a consensus price target of $256.2353, suggesting a potential downside of 0.55%. Given Guidewire Software's higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Guidewire Software is more favorable than salesforce.com.

Summary

salesforce.com beats Guidewire Software on 14 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE) and Adobe (NASDAQ:ADBE) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, valuation and institutional ownership.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

75.7% of Adobe shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of Guidewire Software shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Adobe shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

Guidewire Software has a beta of 1.23, suggesting that its stock price is 23% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Adobe has a beta of 1.02, suggesting that its stock price is 2% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Guidewire Software and Adobe's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Guidewire Software-3.66%1.07%0.76%
Adobe31.05%35.84%18.17%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Guidewire Software and Adobe's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Guidewire Software$742.31 million13.40$-27,200,000.00$0.20593.75
Adobe$11.17 billion19.78$2.95 billion$6.5670.21

Adobe has higher revenue and earnings than Guidewire Software. Adobe is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Guidewire Software, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Guidewire Software and Adobe, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Guidewire Software14602.45
Adobe052302.82

Guidewire Software currently has a consensus price target of $124.80, suggesting a potential upside of 5.09%. Adobe has a consensus price target of $507.9630, suggesting a potential upside of 10.28%. Given Adobe's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Adobe is more favorable than Guidewire Software.

Summary

Adobe beats Guidewire Software on 12 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE) and Intuit (NASDAQ:INTU) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, valuation and institutional ownership.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

85.5% of Intuit shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of Guidewire Software shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 4.1% of Intuit shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

Guidewire Software has a beta of 1.23, suggesting that its stock price is 23% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Intuit has a beta of 0.99, suggesting that its stock price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Guidewire Software and Intuit's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Guidewire Software-3.66%1.07%0.76%
Intuit23.78%40.79%22.22%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Guidewire Software and Intuit's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Guidewire Software$742.31 million13.40$-27,200,000.00$0.20593.75
Intuit$7.68 billion11.71$1.83 billion$6.5652.34

Intuit has higher revenue and earnings than Guidewire Software. Intuit is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Guidewire Software, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Guidewire Software and Intuit, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Guidewire Software14602.45
Intuit231302.61

Guidewire Software currently has a consensus price target of $124.80, suggesting a potential upside of 5.09%. Intuit has a consensus price target of $376.0588, suggesting a potential upside of 9.53%. Given Intuit's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Intuit is more favorable than Guidewire Software.

Summary

Intuit beats Guidewire Software on 12 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE) and Autodesk (NASDAQ:ADSK) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, valuation and institutional ownership.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

77.1% of Autodesk shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of Guidewire Software shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.1% of Autodesk shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

Guidewire Software has a beta of 1.23, suggesting that its stock price is 23% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Autodesk has a beta of 1.42, suggesting that its stock price is 42% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Guidewire Software and Autodesk's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Guidewire Software-3.66%1.07%0.76%
Autodesk10.26%-457.10%7.77%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Guidewire Software and Autodesk's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Guidewire Software$742.31 million13.40$-27,200,000.00$0.20593.75
Autodesk$3.27 billion17.23$214.50 million$1.50171.50

Autodesk has higher revenue and earnings than Guidewire Software. Autodesk is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Guidewire Software, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Guidewire Software and Autodesk, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Guidewire Software14602.45
Autodesk361502.50

Guidewire Software currently has a consensus price target of $124.80, suggesting a potential upside of 5.09%. Autodesk has a consensus price target of $245.7391, suggesting a potential downside of 4.47%. Given Guidewire Software's higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Guidewire Software is more favorable than Autodesk.

Summary

Autodesk beats Guidewire Software on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE) and Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, valuation and institutional ownership.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

68.0% of Workday shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of Guidewire Software shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 26.5% of Workday shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

Guidewire Software has a beta of 1.23, suggesting that its stock price is 23% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Workday has a beta of 1.59, suggesting that its stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Guidewire Software and Workday's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Guidewire Software-3.66%1.07%0.76%
Workday-10.77%-10.56%-3.90%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Guidewire Software and Workday's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Guidewire Software$742.31 million13.40$-27,200,000.00$0.20593.75
Workday$3.63 billion13.53$-480,670,000.00($1.42)-145.85

Guidewire Software has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Workday. Workday is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Guidewire Software, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Guidewire Software and Workday, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Guidewire Software14602.45
Workday2121812.55

Guidewire Software currently has a consensus price target of $124.80, suggesting a potential upside of 5.09%. Workday has a consensus price target of $238.5862, suggesting a potential upside of 15.20%. Given Workday's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Workday is more favorable than Guidewire Software.

Summary

Workday beats Guidewire Software on 10 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE) and Synopsys (NASDAQ:SNPS) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, valuation and institutional ownership.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Guidewire Software and Synopsys, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Guidewire Software14602.45
Synopsys001303.00

Guidewire Software currently has a consensus price target of $124.80, suggesting a potential upside of 5.09%. Synopsys has a consensus price target of $219.0769, suggesting a potential upside of 1.42%. Given Guidewire Software's higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Guidewire Software is more favorable than Synopsys.

Volatility & Risk

Guidewire Software has a beta of 1.23, suggesting that its stock price is 23% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Synopsys has a beta of 1.15, suggesting that its stock price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

88.3% of Synopsys shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of Guidewire Software shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.8% of Synopsys shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Guidewire Software and Synopsys' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Guidewire Software-3.66%1.07%0.76%
Synopsys17.88%14.66%8.78%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Guidewire Software and Synopsys' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Guidewire Software$742.31 million13.40$-27,200,000.00$0.20593.75
Synopsys$3.36 billion9.75$532.37 million$3.4562.61

Synopsys has higher revenue and earnings than Guidewire Software. Synopsys is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Guidewire Software, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Synopsys beats Guidewire Software on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


Guidewire Software Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
salesforce.com logo
CRM
salesforce.com
1.6$257.64+0.2%$234.45 billion$17.10 billion100.64Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Adobe logo
ADBE
Adobe
2.0$460.61+0.5%$220.96 billion$11.17 billion58.01
Intuit logo
INTU
Intuit
2.2$343.33+1.3%$89.89 billion$7.68 billion49.61Earnings Announcement
Dividend Announcement
Autodesk logo
ADSK
Autodesk
1.7$257.25+0.9%$56.41 billion$3.27 billion157.82
Workday logo
WDAY
Workday
1.6$207.10+1.1%$49.08 billion$3.63 billion-110.75Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
Synopsys logo
SNPS
Synopsys
1.4$216.00+1.2%$32.78 billion$3.36 billion53.47
Splunk logo
SPLK
Splunk
1.8$198.11+0.4%$31.78 billion$2.36 billion-48.20Analyst Report
Cadence Design Systems logo
CDNS
Cadence Design Systems
1.5$111.25+1.4%$31.03 billion$2.34 billion28.90Increase in Short Interest
ANSYS logo
ANSS
ANSYS
1.5$313.42+1.5%$26.92 billion$1.52 billion70.91Decrease in Short Interest
SS&C Technologies logo
SSNC
SS&C Technologies
2.0$69.14+1.4%$17.70 billion$4.63 billion36.20Dividend Announcement
Tyler Technologies logo
TYL
Tyler Technologies
1.6$413.52+0.2%$16.68 billion$1.09 billion89.70
Citrix Systems logo
CTXS
Citrix Systems
2.2$120.16+0.3%$14.79 billion$3.01 billion25.79
Fair Isaac logo
FICO
Fair Isaac
1.6$486.17+0.7%$14.15 billion$1.16 billion63.06
FactSet Research Systems logo
FDS
FactSet Research Systems
1.6$318.88+0.8%$12.11 billion$1.49 billion33.04Heavy News Reporting
Nuance Communications logo
NUAN
Nuance Communications
1.5$42.42+2.6%$11.98 billion$1.82 billion77.13Earnings Announcement
Analyst Revision
Pegasystems logo
PEGA
Pegasystems
1.4$129.52+0.1%$10.45 billion$911.38 million-136.34
Aspen Technology logo
AZPN
Aspen Technology
1.2$132.85+1.3%$8.98 billion$590.18 million40.26Unusual Options Activity
SolarWinds logo
SWI
SolarWinds
1.3$22.24+1.2%$6.98 billion$932.53 million247.14
RealPage logo
RP
RealPage
1.5$65.84+0.9%$6.71 billion$988.14 million131.68Insider Selling
Manhattan Associates logo
MANH
Manhattan Associates
1.1$96.66+0.8%$6.14 billion$617.95 million74.35
ACI Worldwide logo
ACIW
ACI Worldwide
1.4$32.19+0.2%$3.76 billion$1.26 billion63.12
Verint Systems logo
VRNT
Verint Systems
1.3$56.67+0.0%$3.71 billion$1.30 billion236.13
Blackbaud logo
BLKB
Blackbaud
1.2$55.16+3.3%$2.73 billion$900.42 million117.36
MicroStrategy logo
MSTR
MicroStrategy
1.4$220.76+0.6%$2.05 billion$486.33 million1,839.67High Trading Volume
Bottomline Technologies (de) logo
EPAY
Bottomline Technologies (de)
1.7$45.00+0.8%$2.03 billion$442.22 million-249.99
PROS logo
PRO
PROS
1.3$42.69+0.3%$1.85 billion$250.33 million-24.26Increase in Short Interest
NetScout Systems logo
NTCT
NetScout Systems
1.3$23.03+1.9%$1.69 billion$891.82 million76.77
Sapiens International logo
SPNS
Sapiens International
1.7$29.26+2.0%$1.48 billion$325.67 million49.59Increase in Short Interest
ePlus logo
PLUS
ePlus
1.8$82.87+2.7%$1.12 billion$1.59 billion15.75
Ebix logo
EBIX
Ebix
1.7$33.94+7.1%$1.05 billion$580.61 million11.02Dividend Announcement
QAD logo
QADA
QAD
1.3$49.12+0.4%$1.02 billion$310.77 million4,916.92
Digimarc logo
DMRC
Digimarc
0.9$39.65+2.7%$607.28 million$22.99 million-14.31Insider Selling
American Software logo
AMSWA
American Software
2.1$17.15+0.7%$557.03 million$115.47 million85.75Earnings Announcement
Dividend Announcement
Telenav logo
TNAV
Telenav
1.3$4.77+0.2%$226.69 million$240.35 million-21.68Decrease in Short Interest
Synchronoss Technologies logo
SNCR
Synchronoss Technologies
1.4$2.92+3.4%$128.79 million$308.75 million-1.13
SeaChange International logo
SEAC
SeaChange International
1.3$1.00+1.0%$37.56 million$67.15 million-3.85
This page was last updated on 11/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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