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Guidewire Software (GWRE) Stock Forecast & Price Target

$141.56
+1.38 (+0.98%)
(As of 07/19/2024 ET)

Guidewire Software - Analysts' Recommendations and Stock Price Forecast (2024)

MarketBeat calculates consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0 to .5 = Strong Sell, .5 to 1 = Sell, 1 to 1.5 = Reduce, 1.5 to 2.5 = Hold, 2.5 to 3.0 = Moderate Buy, 3.0 to 3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.

Consensus Rating

Based on 13 Wall Street analysts who have issued ratings for Guidewire Software in the last 12 months, the stock has a consensus rating of "Moderate Buy." Out of the 13 analysts, 1 has given a sell rating, 1 has given a hold rating, and 11 have given a buy rating for GWRE.

Consensus Price Target

$133.08
-5.99% Downside
High Forecast$170.00
Average Forecast$133.08
Low Forecast$95.00

According to the 13 analysts' twelve-month price targets for Guidewire Software, the average price target is $133.08. The highest price target for GWRE is $170.00, while the lowest price target for GWRE is $95.00. The average price target represents a forecasted downside of -5.99% from the current price of $141.56.

TypeCurrent Forecast
7/22/23 to 7/21/24
1 Month Ago
6/22/23 to 6/21/24
3 Months Ago
4/23/23 to 4/22/24
1 Year Ago
7/22/22 to 7/22/23
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Moderate Buy
Buy
Moderate Buy
Strong Buy
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
Buy
11 Buy rating(s)
11 Buy rating(s)
9 Buy rating(s)
7 Buy rating(s)
Hold
1 Hold rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
Sell
1 Sell rating(s)
1 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Sell rating(s)
Consensus Price Target$133.08$130.00$115.11$86.00
Forecasted Upside-5.99% Downside13.22% Upside11.33% Upside17.28% Upside
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GWRE Analyst Recommendations By Month

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GWRE Price Targets by Month

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Guidewire Software Stock vs. The Competition

TypeGuidewire SoftwareComputer and Technology CompaniesS&P 500
Consensus Rating Score
2.77
2.61
2.51
Consensus RatingModerate BuyModerate BuyModerate Buy
Predicted Upside-5.99% Downside117.45% Upside10.04% Upside
News Sentiment RatingPositive News
Positive News
Positive News
DateBrokerageAnalyst NameActionRatingPrice TargetUpside/Downside on Report DateDetails
6/27/2024Royal Bank of Canada
4 of 5 stars
 Boost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$130.00 ➝ $170.00+25.11%
6/21/2024Wells Fargo & Company
3 of 5 stars
 Boost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$140.00 ➝ $150.00+10.60%
6/6/2024Robert W. Baird
2 of 5 stars
 Boost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$140.00 ➝ $152.00+19.59%
6/5/2024JPMorgan Chase & Co.
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 Boost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$133.00 ➝ $145.00+14.81%
6/5/2024Stifel Nicolaus
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 Boost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$130.00 ➝ $140.00+14.44%
6/5/2024BTIG Research
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 Boost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$135.00 ➝ $140.00+29.52%
6/5/2024Bank of America
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 Boost TargetUnderperform ➝ Underperform$80.00 ➝ $95.00-12.11%
6/5/2024Oppenheimer
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 Boost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$130.00 ➝ $140.00+29.52%
6/4/2024Citigroup
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 Boost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$109.00 ➝ $122.00+12.30%
3/5/2024DA Davidson
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 Reiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$126.00+10.25%
2/1/2024Raymond James
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 Initiated CoverageOutperform$125.00+11.93%
11/15/2023JMP Securities
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 Boost TargetMarket Outperform ➝ Market Outperform$100.00 ➝ $110.00+12.80%
11/15/2023The Goldman Sachs Group
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 Boost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$103.00 ➝ $115.00+16.59%
6/2/202358.com
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GWRE Forecast - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Guidewire Software's forecast for 2024?

According to the research reports of 13 Wall Street equities research analysts, the average twelve-month stock price forecast for Guidewire Software is $133.08, with a high forecast of $170.00 and a low forecast of $95.00.

Should I buy or sell Guidewire Software stock right now?

13 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Guidewire Software in the last year. There is currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" GWRE shares.

Does Guidewire Software's stock price have much upside?

According to analysts, Guidewire Software's stock has a predicted upside of 15.16% based on their 12-month stock forecasts.

What analysts cover Guidewire Software?

Guidewire Software has been rated by research analysts at Bank of America, BTIG Research, Citigroup, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Oppenheimer, Robert W. Baird, Royal Bank of Canada, Stifel Nicolaus, and Wells Fargo & Company in the past 90 days.

Do Wall Street analysts like Guidewire Software more than its competitors?

Analysts like Guidewire Software more than other "computer and technology" companies. The consensus rating score for Guidewire Software is 2.77 while the average consensus rating score for "computer and technology" companies is 2.61. Learn more on how GWRE compares to other companies.


This page (NYSE:GWRE) was last updated on 7/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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