Marcus Ryu, CEO and President of Guidewire Software, Inc. (GWRE) Just Unloaded Shares; Ack Asset Management Raised Faro Technologies (FARO) Position By $570,000

Marcus Ryu, CEO and President of Guidewire Software Inc, in an insider selling deal sold some 20,000 shares whose value is estimated to be $1,481,295 at average stock price of $74.1. Marcus is trying to silently decrease his company’s share, same as he did in the last month. He unloaded another 9,435 shares worth $694,418 USD. Marcus Ryu has in hand about 0.08% of Guidewire Software Inc’s total market cap or 64,831 shares. The deal was executed on 03/01/2018 and was unveiled inside a report at the U.S. SEC’s website.

Ack Asset Management Llc increased Faro Technologies Inc (FARO) stake by 12% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Ack Asset Management Llc acquired 15,000 shares as Faro Technologies Inc (FARO)’s stock declined 8.88%. The Ack Asset Management Llc holds 140,000 shares with $5.36 million value, up from 125,000 last quarter. Faro Technologies Inc now has $840.57 million valuation. The stock increased 0.70% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $50.3. About 44,957 shares traded. FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FARO) has risen 5.76% since January 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.94% the S&P500.

Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 43 sales for $10.41 million activity. Another trade for 136 shares valued at $10,278 was made by Hung Priscilla on Tuesday, September 5. $61,152 worth of Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) shares were sold by Roza Scott. On Tuesday, August 15 Conway Craig sold $42,198 worth of Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) or 600 shares. 375 shares were sold by Hart Richard, worth $26,603. On Wednesday, September 20 Kheirolomoom Ali sold $157,743 worth of Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) or 2,047 shares. $16,330 worth of Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) was sold by Polelle Michael on Monday, October 16. Ryu Marcus sold $694,418 worth of Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) on Tuesday, December 19.

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 -3.16% below currents $76.3 stock price. Guidewire Software had 32 analyst reports since September 1, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of GWRE in report on Thursday, September 28 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, May 15 by Bank of America. The stock of Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, September 5 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The company was downgraded on Friday, September 16 by Bank of America. Bank of America maintained Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) rating on Thursday, September 7. Bank of America has “Neutral” rating and $76 target. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, June 2 with “Hold”. The firm has “Buy” rating by Goldman Sachs given on Tuesday, April 4. On Thursday, June 2 the stock rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Buy”. The stock of Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) earned “Neutral” rating by Piper Jaffray on Friday, December 2. The stock has “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Friday, October 30.

Guidewire Software, Inc. provides software products for property and casualty insurers. The company has market cap of $5.86 billion. It offers Guidewire InsuranceNow, a cloud platform that offers policy, billing, and claims management functionality to insurers. It has a 286.84 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.

The stock increased 0.99% or $0.75 during the last trading session, reaching $76.3. About 238,421 shares traded. Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) has risen 10.86% since January 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.84% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.28 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.14, from 1.42 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 17 investors sold Guidewire Software, Inc. shares while 66 reduced holdings. 49 funds opened positions while 57 raised stakes. 76.39 million shares or 0.11% more from 76.31 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Bankshares Of New York Mellon reported 279,324 shares. Aperio Ltd Limited Liability Company has 5,234 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Hutchin Hill Capital Ltd Partnership stated it has 0.07% in Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE). Alliancebernstein L P owns 1.22M shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Wells Fargo & Communications Mn reported 572,962 shares stake. Cwm Limited Liability Co reported 96 shares. Nicholas Inv Partners Limited Partnership holds 0.41% or 76,076 shares in its portfolio. Quantbot Lp reported 2,935 shares. Kornitzer Capital Mgmt Ks stated it has 178,055 shares. Amalgamated Financial Bank accumulated 13,644 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Tower Research Cap Lc (Trc) has invested 0% in Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE). Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas has 56,861 shares. Bamco Incorporated New York, New York-based fund reported 5.08M shares. Sterling Management Limited Co accumulated 60,716 shares or 0.04% of the stock. First Manhattan Com holds 600 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.98 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.31, from 1.29 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 7 investors sold FARO shares while 35 reduced holdings. 10 funds opened positions while 31 raised stakes. 16.15 million shares or 3.00% more from 15.68 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Mason Street Advsrs Ltd Com has 0% invested in FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FARO). Ameriprise invested in 0% or 194,417 shares. Credit Suisse Ag accumulated 956,622 shares or 0.04% of the stock. Teachers Retirement Of The State Of Kentucky reported 5,000 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Barclays Public Limited holds 411 shares. Bancorporation Of Ny Mellon Corp has 351,017 shares. Global X Mgmt Ltd owns 0.08% invested in FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FARO) for 80,968 shares. 796 are owned by Envestnet Asset Management. Deutsche Comml Bank Ag stated it has 0% of its portfolio in FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FARO). Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) has invested 0% in FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FARO). Us Commercial Bank De holds 0% of its portfolio in FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FARO) for 82 shares. The New York-based Pinebridge Investments LP has invested 0.02% in FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FARO). Northern Tru Corporation owns 211,424 shares. Panagora Asset Management Inc holds 0.01% or 51,755 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa, New York-based fund reported 8,955 shares.

Among 11 analysts covering Faro Technologies (NASDAQ:FARO), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 45% are positive. Faro Technologies had 26 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FARO) earned “Hold” rating by Gabelli on Thursday, August 3. On Thursday, August 3 the stock rating was maintained by Noble Financial with “Buy”. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, August 1 by Stifel Nicolaus. On Monday, October 30 the stock rating was maintained by Craig Hallum with “Buy”. The stock of FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FARO) earned “Buy” rating by Canaccord Genuity on Monday, October 30. Needham maintained FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FARO) on Friday, October 27 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Wednesday, September 9 by Sterne Agee CRT. Noble Financial upgraded the shares of FARO in report on Friday, July 31 to “Hold” rating. The firm has “Mkt Perform” rating given on Wednesday, November 11 by FBR Capital. Stifel Nicolaus maintained FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FARO) on Monday, October 30 with “Hold” rating.