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NYSE:YEXT - Yext Stock Price, Forecast & News

$14.28
+0.27 (+1.93 %)
(As of 12/16/2019 07:35 AM ET)
Today's Range
$13.92
Now: $14.28
$14.53
50-Day Range
$13.76
MA: $16.08
$17.64
52-Week Range
$12.83
Now: $14.28
$23.32
Volume1.13 million shs
Average Volume1.35 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.64 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.29
Yext, Inc provides a knowledge engine platform that lets businesses manage their digital knowledge in the cloud and synchronize it to its knowledge network in North America and internationally. The company offers Yext Knowledge Engine, a cloud-based global platform that enables businesses to control and manage their digital knowledge and make it available through its knowledge Network of approximately 150 third-party maps, apps, search engines, intelligent GPS systems, digital assistants, vertical directories, and social networks. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Data processing & preparation
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBusiness Services
CUSIPN/A
Phone212-994-3900

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$228.28 million
Book Value$1.85 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-74,840,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees900
Market Cap$1.64 billion
Next Earnings Date3/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Yext (NYSE:YEXT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Yext's stock symbol?

Yext trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "YEXT."

How were Yext's earnings last quarter?

Yext Inc (NYSE:YEXT) issued its earnings results on Thursday, December, 5th. The company reported ($0.19) EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.32) by $0.13. The business had revenue of $76.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $76.37 million. Yext had a negative net margin of 37.85% and a negative return on equity of 56.29%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 30.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted ($0.12) EPS. View Yext's Earnings History.

When is Yext's next earnings date?

Yext is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 4th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Yext.

What guidance has Yext issued on next quarter's earnings?

Yext updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, December, 5th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of ($0.15-0.13) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of ($0.08). The company issued revenue guidance of $79-81 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $83.92 million.

What price target have analysts set for YEXT?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Yext's stock. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $28.00. On average, they anticipate Yext's share price to reach $20.21 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 41.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Yext.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Yext?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Yext in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Yext.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Yext stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Yext stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Yext, Inc. provides digital media technology services. It offers advertising, monetization, phone and directory services which includes business listings on search sites and real-time reputation management. The Company provides Yext Knowledge Engine. It serves healthcare and pharmaceuticals, retail, financial services, manufacturing and technology industries. Yext, Inc. is based in New York. " (12/12/2019)
  • 2. SunTrust Banks, Inc. analysts commented, "We expect Yext’s to report strong 1Q results, in line with Street expectations when the company reports on 5/30 (post-close). We expect these results to be driven by continued enterprise sales momentum and early but growing focus on sales to mid-size customers. A spate of recent announcements around office space and workforce expansion and senior mgt. hires suggest solid momentum in the business and we expect this to be supported by key metrics and mgt’s commentary." (5/29/2019)

Has Yext been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about YEXT stock has been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Yext earned a news impact score of -1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Yext.

Are investors shorting Yext?

Yext saw a drop in short interest during the month of November. As of November 29th, there was short interest totalling 6,280,000 shares, a drop of 6.0% from the November 14th total of 6,680,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 887,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 7.1 days. Currently, 6.5% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Yext's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Yext's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Yext own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Yext investors own include Paypal (PYPL), NVIDIA (NVDA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Netflix (NFLX), Shopify (SHOP), Micron Technology (MU), Okta (OKTA), salesforce.com (CRM), Baidu (BIDU) and Trade Desk (TTD).

Who are Yext's key executives?

Yext's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Howard Lerman, Founder, CEO & Director (Age 39)
  • Mr. Brian Distelburger, Co-Founder, Pres & Director (Age 40)
  • Mr. James Steele, Pres & Chief Revenue Officer (Age 64)
  • Mr. Steven M. Cakebread, Chief Financial Officer (Age 67)
  • Mr. Tom Dixon, Chief Technology Officer (Age 38)

When did Yext IPO?

(YEXT) raised $94 million in an IPO on Thursday, April 13th 2017. The company issued 10,500,000 shares at $8.00-$10.00 per share. Morgan Stanley, J.P. Morgan and RBC Capital Markets acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Pacific Crest Securities (a division of KeyBanc Capital Markets) and Piper Jaffray were co-managers.

Who are Yext's major shareholders?

Yext's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (1.67%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.17%), Zweig DiMenna Associates LLC (0.16%), California State Teachers Retirement System (0.13%), State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.10%) and First Trust Advisors LP (0.07%). Company insiders that own Yext stock include Andrew T Sheehan, Brian Distelburger, Charles Frumberg, Darryl Bond, Howard Lerman, Jim Steele, Julie Richardson, Michael Walrath, Nir Zuk, Phillip M Fernandez, Steven Cakebread and Tom Christopher Dixon. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Yext.

Which major investors are selling Yext stock?

YEXT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Squarepoint Ops LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Barclays PLC, Strs Ohio, Tower Research Capital LLC TRC, 1492 Capital Management LLC and Great West Life Assurance Co. Can. Company insiders that have sold Yext company stock in the last year include Andrew T Sheehan, Brian Distelburger, Darryl Bond, Howard Lerman, Jim Steele, Julie Richardson, Nir Zuk, Phillip M Fernandez, Steven Cakebread and Tom Christopher Dixon. View Insider Buying and Selling for Yext.

Which major investors are buying Yext stock?

YEXT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, California Public Employees Retirement System, Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC, Commonwealth Equity Services LLC, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., Zweig DiMenna Associates LLC, Focused Wealth Management Inc and Millennium Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Yext stock in the last two years include Andrew T Sheehan, Charles Frumberg and Michael Walrath. View Insider Buying and Selling for Yext.

How do I buy shares of Yext?

Shares of YEXT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Yext's stock price today?

One share of YEXT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.28.

How big of a company is Yext?

Yext has a market capitalization of $1.64 billion and generates $228.28 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-74,840,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.76) on an earnings per share basis. Yext employs 900 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Yext.

What is Yext's official website?

The official website for Yext is http://www.yext.com/.

How can I contact Yext?

Yext's mailing address is 1 MADISON AVENUE 5TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10010. The company can be reached via phone at 212-994-3900 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Yext (NYSE YEXT)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  329 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  314 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  643
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Yext and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe YEXT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe YEXT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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