Guidance Software (GUID) reported quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, Aug-2-2016. The company said it had a profit of $-0.08 Earnings per Share for the quarter. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations beating the analyst consensus estimate by $0.02. Analysts had a consensus of $-0.10. The company posted revenue of $27.60 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $27.87 million. The company’s revenue was up .4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $-0.05 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Guidance Software. Company shares were Reiterated by The Benchmark Company on May 6, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 7 from a previous price target of $6 .
Guidance Software closed down -0.05 points or -0.84% at $5.88 with 24,949 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $5.66, the shares hit an intraday low of $5.649 and an intraday high of $5.96 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
In a different news, on May 4, 2016, Patrick Dennis (CEO and President) sold 12,412 shares at $4.92 per share price. According to the SEC, on Feb 17, 2016, Barry J Plaga (CFO and COO) sold 6,309 shares at $4.22 per share price. On Feb 10, 2016, Der Colff Rasmus Van (CAO/VP of Finance) sold 3,644 shares at $3.51 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Guidance Software Inc. is a provider of endpoint investigation solutions for cybersecurity analytics security incident response e-discovery and forensic analysis. The Company’s EnCase platform provides an investigative infrastructure that enables its customers to search collect and analyze electronically stored information in order to address suspicious network activity respond to security breaches and to defend their organizations’ data assets. Its Products segment includes EnCase Enterprise EnCase eDiscovery EnCase Cybersecurity. Its Subscription segment includes subscription services for cloud-based document review and production software. Its Professional services segment performs consulting services and implementations. Its Training segment provides training classes by which the Company trains its customers to use its software products. Its maintenance segment provides software updates telephone and e-mail support.