A filing with the SEC has disclosed that John Cavoores and his wife jointly purchased 1,000 shares of Guidewire Software (NYSE: GWRE) on Jan. 9 at an average price of $31.06 per share; Cavoores serves on the company’s Board of Directors and so this transaction had to be reported as an insider purchase. He now has voting power over a little more than 4,000 shares, about more »
I can't seem to make a plant grow worth a crap lately, but I've been working to grow my portfolio from something other than dividends. While I'll always love getting paid just for owning shares of great companies, sometimes it's okay to play the growth game. So I've been thinking about different ways to get some grow juice flowing, and I can't think of more »
The best way I can explain Ebix (NASDAQ: EBIX) is, if your insurance company needs to get a transaction done, Ebix helps them do it. The company is a leading supplier of on-demand and e-commerce services for the insurance industry. As thousands of partners grow their business, Ebix grows as well. With the company's recent earnings report we get a look into how the company is doing, and this also gives us a decent proxy for how the insurance industry is doing as well.