The Insider Andrew Brown Sold 2585 shares of Guidewire Software, Inc. (GWRE); Escalade (ESCA)’s Sentiment Is 1.54

Escalade, Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, makes and sells sporting goods to retailers, dealers, and wholesalers in North America, Europe, and internationally. The company has market cap of $183.94 million. The firm makes, imports, and distributes various sporting goods brands in basketball goals, archery, indoor and outdoor game recreation, and fitness products. It has a 18.29 P/E ratio. It offers archery products under the Bear Archery, Trophy Ridge, Whisker Biscuit, and Cajun Bowfishing brands; table tennis products under the STIGA, Ping-Pong, and Prince brands; basketball goals under the Goalrilla, Goaliath, Silverback, Hoopstar, and Goalsetter brands; play systems under the Woodplay and Childlife brands; fitness products under the USWeight, The STEP, Lifeline, Kettleworx, Natural Fitness, and PER4M brands; hockey and soccer game tables under the Atomic, American Legend, Redline, and Triumph brands; billiard accessories under the Mizerak, Minnesota Fats, Lucasi, PureX, Rage, and Players brands; darting products under the Unicorn, Accudart, Arachnid, Nodor, and Winmau brands; and outdoor game products under the Zume Games, Pickleball Now, Onix, Viva Sol, and Triumph brands.

Seeing the deal Andrew Brown made he is in the spotlight today. The director of Guidewire Software Inc and an insider, sold 2,585 shares worth $199,730 US Dollars. The average price was $77.3 per share. The sold shares were sold on January 15, 2018 and the report that contains the source information, filed with the D.C. based-SEC can be found here. Andrew Brown right now possess 3,846 shares which make up exactly 0.01% of the California-Company’s market capitalization.

Analysts await Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA) to report earnings on February, 22. They expect $0.28 earnings per share, up 16.67% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.24 per share. ESCA’s profit will be $4.02 million for 11.43 P/E if the $0.28 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.22 actual earnings per share reported by Escalade, Incorporated for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 27.27% EPS growth.

The stock decreased 1.54% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $12.8. About 23,569 shares traded or 131.11% up from the average. Escalade, Incorporated (ESCA) has risen 14.05% since January 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.65% the S&P500.

Minerva Advisors Llc holds 3.05% of its portfolio in Escalade, Incorporated for 424,798 shares. North Star Investment Management Corp. owns 401,463 shares or 0.69% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Northstar Group Inc. has 0.62% invested in the company for 79,000 shares. The Kentucky-based Parthenon Llc has invested 0.55% in the stock. Beddow Capital Management Inc, a California-based fund reported 25,238 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $112,020 activity.

The stock decreased 2.46% or $1.9 during the last trading session, reaching $75.45. About 471,493 shares traded. Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) has risen 10.86% since January 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.84% the S&P500.

Among 12 analysts covering Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Guidewire Software has $90.0 highest and $30 lowest target. $73.89’s average target is -2.07% below currents $75.45 stock price. Guidewire Software had 32 analyst reports since September 1, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Thursday, June 2 by Deutsche Bank. The rating was initiated by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, October 4 with “Neutral”. As per Thursday, June 2, the company rating was maintained by UBS. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Piper Jaffray on Wednesday, June 1. As per Friday, June 2, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock of Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) has “Overweight” rating given on Tuesday, June 13 by Jefferies. Piper Jaffray downgraded Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) on Friday, December 2 to “Neutral” rating. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, November 30 with “Buy”. Piper Jaffray maintained the shares of GWRE in report on Sunday, August 27 with “Buy” rating. On Tuesday, April 4 the stock rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs to “Buy”.

Guidewire Software, Inc. provides software products for property and casualty insurers. The company has market cap of $5.80 billion. It offers Guidewire InsuranceNow, a cloud platform that offers policy, billing, and claims management functionality to insurers. It has a 283.65 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’s products include Guidewire InsuranceSuite comprising Guidewire PolicyCenter, an underwriting and policy administration application; Guidewire ClaimCenter, a lifecycle management application; Guidewire BillingCenter, manages billing, payment plans, agent commissions, and external payment systems; and Guidewire Underwriting Management, a cloud underwriting application.

Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 48 selling transactions for $12.04 million activity. Polelle Michael had sold 3,241 shares worth $237,367. Hart Richard sold 3,641 shares worth $283,220. Ryu Marcus had sold 9,435 shares worth $694,418. 781 shares were sold by Roza Scott, worth $54,928 on Tuesday, August 15. 1,331 shares valued at $100,677 were sold by Hung Priscilla on Thursday, January 4. 1,693 Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) shares with value of $130,497 were sold by King James Winston. 4,811 shares were sold by Kheirolomoom Ali, worth $352,639.