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Guidewire Software, Inc. (GWRE) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Guidewire Software, Inc. (GWRE) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

- provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
Highlights

Guidewire Software, Inc. (Guidewire) is a provider of software products to property and casualty (P&C) insurance industry. The company’s software serves as a technology platform for P&C insurance carriers. Guidewire provides Internet-based software platforms for core insurance operations, including underwriting, policy administration, claim management and billing. Guidewire provides a platform based on three elements: core transaction processing, data management and analytics, and digital engagement. The company also provides maintenance support and provides professional services. Guidewire’s customers include insurance carriers for P&C and workers’ compensation insurance. The company has operations across Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Americas. Guidewire is headquartered in Foster City, California, the US.

Guidewire Software, Inc. Key Recent Developments

Nov 01,2017: Guidewire Software announces transition process in executive leadership
Sep 07,2017: Guidewire Software revenues surge by 21% in 2017
Jun 02,2017: Guidewire Software announces third quarter fiscal 2017 financial results
Jun 01,2017: Guidewire Software reports higher Q3 net loss, provides Q4 guidance
Mar 02,2017: Guidewire Software Q2 net income increases

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The profile analyzes the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.

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The company’s core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.

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Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.

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Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.

Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company


Section 1 - About the Company 5
Guidewire Software, Inc. - Key Facts 5
Guidewire Software, Inc. - Key Employees 6
Guidewire Software, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 7
Guidewire Software, Inc. - Major Products and Services 9
Guidewire Software, Inc. - History 10
Guidewire Software, Inc. - Company Statement 17
Guidewire Software, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 19
Head Office 19
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 19
Section 2 – Company Analysis 21
Company Overview 21
Guidewire Software, Inc. - Business Description 21
Guidewire Software, Inc. - Corporate Strategy 23
Guidewire Software, Inc. - SWOT Analysis 24
SWOT Analysis - Overview 24
Guidewire Software, Inc. - Strengths 24
Guidewire Software, Inc. - Weaknesses 25
Guidewire Software, Inc. - Opportunities 26
Guidewire Software, Inc. - Threats 27
Guidewire Software, Inc. - Key Competitors 28
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 29
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 29
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 30
Performance Chart 33
Financial Performance 33
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 34
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 35
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 36
Jun 02, 2017: Guidewire Software announces third quarter fiscal 2017 financial results 36
Jun 01, 2017: Guidewire Software reports higher Q3 net loss, provides Q4 guidance 37
Mar 02, 2017: Guidewire Software Q2 net income increases 38
Feb 06, 2017: Guidewire wins three 2016 XCelent Awards 39
Section 5 – Appendix 40
Methodology 40
Ratio Definitions 40
About GlobalData 44
Contact Us 44
Disclaimer 44
List of Tables
Guidewire Software, Inc., Key Facts 5
Guidewire Software, Inc., Key Employees 6
Guidewire Software, Inc., Key Employee Biographies 7
Guidewire Software, Inc., Major Products and Services 9
Guidewire Software, Inc., History 10
Guidewire Software, Inc., Other Locations 19
Guidewire Software, Inc., Subsidiaries 20
Guidewire Software, Inc., Key Competitors 28
Guidewire Software, Inc., Ratios based on current share price 29
Guidewire Software, Inc., Annual Ratios 30
Guidewire Software, Inc., Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 31
Guidewire Software, Inc., Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 32
Guidewire Software, Inc., Interim Ratios 34
Currency Codes 40
Capital Market Ratios 40
Equity Ratios 41
Profitability Ratios 41
Cost Ratios 42
Liquidity Ratios 42
Leverage Ratios 43
Efficiency Ratios 43
List of Figures
Guidewire Software, Inc., Performance Chart (2013 - 2017) 33
Guidewire Software, Inc., Ratio Charts 35

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