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How to buy Guidewire Software (GWRE) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Guidewire Software stocks.

Guidewire Software is a software-application business based in the US. Guidewire Software stocks (GWRE.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $112.66 – a decrease of 2.39% over the previous week. Guidewire Software employs 3,031 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $739.4 million.

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  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
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Guidewire Software stock price (NYSE:GWRE)

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Guidewire Software shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
Latest market close$101.22
52-week range$91.77 - $130.95
50-day moving average $115.32
200-day moving average $112.52
Wall St. target price$131.25
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-1.17

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Is it a good time to buy Guidewire Software stock?

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Guidewire Software price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $101.22 from 2022-01-20

1 week (2022-01-14) -2.35%
1 month (2021-12-21) -10.22%
3 months (2021-10-21) -17.93%
6 months (2021-07-21) -11.80%
1 year (2021-01-21) -18.96%
2 years (2020-01-21) -10.34%
3 years (2019-01-18) 18.10%
5 years (2017-01-20) 91.13%

Is Guidewire Software under- or over-valued?

Valuing Guidewire Software stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Guidewire Software's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Guidewire Software's PEG ratio

Guidewire Software's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 50.5652. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Guidewire Software's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Guidewire Software's EBITDA

Guidewire Software's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $635,000.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Guidewire Software's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Guidewire Software financials

Revenue TTM $739.4 million
Gross profit TTM $366.2 million
Return on assets TTM -3.89%
Return on equity TTM -6.18%
Profit margin -13.2%
Book value $17.99
Market capitalisation $8.6 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Guidewire Software share dividends

We're not expecting Guidewire Software to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Guidewire Software share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Guidewire Software's shares have ranged in value from as little as $91.77 up to $130.95. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

GWRE.US volatility(beta: 1.27)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Guidewire Software's is 1.2712. This would suggest that Guidewire Software's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Guidewire Software overview

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 that offers policy, billing, and claims management functionality to insurers; and Guidewire InsuranceSuite for Self-Managed. In addition, the company offers 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; Guidewire Client Data Management to capitalize on customer information; and Guidewire Product Content Management that offers software tools and standards-based line-of-business templates to introduce and modify products. Further, it provides Guidewire Underwriting Management, a cloud-based integrated business application; Guidewire AppReader, a submission intake management solution; Guidewire ClaimCenter Package for the London market supports the claims workflow used by London Market insurers and brokers; Guidewire Digital Engagement Applications, which enable insurers to provide digital experiences to customers, agents, vendors, and field personnel through their device of choice; and Guidewire for Salesforce to provide customer information regarding policies and claims. Additionally, the company offers Guidewire Predictive Analytics, a set of cloud-native applications; Guidewire Risk Insights that allows insurers to assess new and evolving risks; Guidewire Business Intelligence that allows insurers to measure business performance; Guidewire DataHub, an operational data store; and Guidewire InfoCenter, a business intelligence warehouse, as well as implementation and integration, and professional services.

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