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Yext Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:YEXT)

$14.57
+0.14 (+0.97 %)
(As of 10/23/2019 02:19 AM ET)
Today's Range
$14.52
Now: $14.57
$15.30
50-Day Range
$14.40
MA: $16.17
$17.83
52-Week Range
$12.90
Now: $14.57
$23.32
Volume874,423 shs
Average Volume874,638 shs
Market Capitalization$1.64 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.28
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$0.84 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-74,840,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees900
Market Cap$1.64 billion
Next Earnings Date12/5/2019 (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) released its earnings results on Thursday, August, 29th. The company reported ($0.26) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.22) by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $72.37 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $71.86 million. Yext had a negative return on equity of 57.48% and a negative net margin of 33.57%. The company's revenue was up 31.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned ($0.10) EPS. View Yext's Earnings History.

When is Yext's next earnings date?

Yext is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Yext.

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

Yext issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 29th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $(0.43)-(0.41) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of ($0.41). The company issued revenue guidance of $299-301 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $299.74 million.

What price target have analysts set for YEXT?

6 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Yext's stock. Their predictions range from $15.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect Yext's stock price to reach $24.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 67.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Yext.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Yext?

6 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 4 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. " (8/3/2019)
  • 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?

Headlines about YEXT stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Yext earned a media sentiment score of -1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Yext.

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), Netflix (NFLX), Shopify (SHOP), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Baidu (BIDU), Twilio (TWLO), Okta (OKTA), Alibaba Group (BABA) and salesforce.com (CRM).

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 a price of $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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Strs Ohio (0.04%), Diversified Trust Co (0.02%) and Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank (0.00%). 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 Strs Ohio. 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Diversified Trust Co and Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank . 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 $14.57.

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:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  312 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  305 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  617
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 10/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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