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S&P 500   4,145.19
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What to Expect from the Markets in a Recession
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings
Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
What to Expect from the Markets in a Recession
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings
Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
What to Expect from the Markets in a Recession
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings
Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
NYSE:YEXT

Yext - YEXT Stock Forecast, Price & News

$4.92
+0.17 (+3.58%)
(As of 08/5/2022 08:49 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$4.57
$4.94
50-Day Range
$4.26
$5.69
52-Week Range
$4.20
$14.07
Volume
1.58 million shs
Average Volume
2.22 million shs
Market Capitalization
$608.05 million
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$10.00

Yext MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
1.80 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
103.3% Upside
$10.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
4.03% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.37mentions of Yext in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$377,836 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
Growing
From ($0.69) to ($0.61) Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.30 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

113th out of 429 stocks

Data Processing & Preparation Industry

28th out of 101 stocks

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About Yext (NYSE:YEXT) Stock

Yext, Inc. organizes business facts to provide answers to consumer questions in North America and internationally. It operates Yext platform, a cloud-based platform that allows its customers to provide answers to consumer questions, to control the facts about their businesses and the content of their landing pages, and to manage their consumer reviews, as well as provides customers to update their information and content through its knowledge network of approximately 200 maps, apps, search engines, intelligent GPS systems, digital assistants, vertical directories, and social networks. The platform enables its customers to centralize, control and manage data fields, including store information, such as name, address, phone number and holiday hours; professional information, comprising of headshot, specialties, and education; job information, consisting of title and description; and FAQs and other information. It serves the healthcare, retail, and financial services industries. The company was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Yext Stock Up 3.6 %

Shares of YEXT Stock traded up $0.17 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $4.92. 1,576,713 shares of the company's stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,827,798. The stock's 50 day simple moving average is $4.95 and its 200 day simple moving average is $6.01. The stock has a market cap of $608.06 million, a PE ratio of -6.23 and a beta of 1.32. Yext has a 12 month low of $4.20 and a 12 month high of $14.07.

Yext (NYSE:YEXT - Get Rating) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, June 8th. The company reported ($0.20) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.22) by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $98.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $96.71 million. Yext had a negative net margin of 25.53% and a negative return on equity of 49.72%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 7.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned ($0.14) earnings per share. As a group, equities research analysts expect that Yext will post -0.69 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Separately, DA Davidson set a $6.00 price objective on shares of Yext in a research note on Monday, June 20th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and four have given a hold rating to the company. According to MarketBeat, Yext has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $10.00.

Insider Transactions at Yext

In other news, CFO Darryl Bond sold 21,655 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, June 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $5.36, for a total transaction of $116,070.80. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 82,154 shares in the company, valued at $440,345.44. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. In other Yext news, General Counsel Ho Shin sold 5,608 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, June 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $5.36, for a total value of $30,058.88. Following the completion of the sale, the general counsel now directly owns 67,992 shares in the company, valued at $364,437.12. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, CFO Darryl Bond sold 21,655 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, June 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $5.36, for a total transaction of $116,070.80. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 82,154 shares of the company's stock, valued at $440,345.44. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 71,947 shares of company stock worth $377,836 over the last three months. 12.40% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

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YEXT Stock News Headlines

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YEXT Company Calendar

Last Earnings
6/08/2022
Today
8/08/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
9/01/2022
Fiscal Year End
1/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Data processing & preparation
Sub-Industry
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
1,400
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$10.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$18.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$6.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+103.3%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
1.80
Research Coverage
5 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-93,260,000.00
Pretax Margin
-25.17%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$390.58 million
Book Value
$1.63 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
108,263,000
Market Cap
$608.05 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.32














YEXT Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Yext stock right now?

5 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Yext in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 4 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Yext stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in YEXT, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Yext's stock price forecast for 2022?

5 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Yext's stock. Their YEXT stock forecasts range from $6.00 to $18.00. On average, they anticipate Yext's stock price to reach $10.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 103.3% from the stock's current price.
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How has Yext's stock performed in 2022?

Yext's stock was trading at $9.92 at the start of the year. Since then, YEXT stock has decreased by 50.4% and is now trading at $4.92.
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Are investors shorting Yext?

Yext saw a decline in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 4,130,000 shares, a decline of 36.4% from the June 30th total of 6,490,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,410,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.7 days. Currently, 4.0% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is Yext's next earnings date?

Yext is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September 1st 2022.
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How were Yext's earnings last quarter?

Yext, Inc. (NYSE:YEXT) released its earnings results on Wednesday, June, 8th. The company reported ($0.20) EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.22) by $0.02. The business earned $98.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $96.71 million. Yext had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 49.72% and a negative net margin of 25.53%. The firm's revenue was up 7.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted ($0.14) EPS.

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

Yext updated its second quarter 2023 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 7th. The company provided EPS guidance of -$0.06--$0.05 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of -$0.04. The company issued revenue guidance of $99.00 million-$100.00 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $99.76 million.

What is Howard Lerman's approval rating as Yext's CEO?

231 employees have rated Yext CEO Howard Lerman on Glassdoor.com. Howard Lerman has an approval rating of 81% among Yext's employees. 81.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at Yext to a friend.

What other stocks do shareholders of Yext own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Yext investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), PayPal (PYPL), Block (SQ), Baidu (BIDU), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Alibaba Group (BABA), Salesforce (CRM), Shopify (SHOP), Twilio (TWLO) and JD.com (JD).

When did Yext IPO?

(YEXT) raised $94 million in an initial public offering (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.

What is Yext's stock symbol?

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

Who are Yext's major shareholders?

Yext's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Gagnon Securities LLC (2.01%), Gagnon Advisors LLC (1.31%), Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. (1.13%), Horrell Capital Management Inc. (0.52%), Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (0.13%) and SG Americas Securities LLC (0.07%). Company insiders that own Yext stock include Andrew T Sheehan, Avram A Glazer, Brian Distelburger, Charles Frumberg, Darryl Bond, David Rudnitsky, Hillary B Smith, Ho Shin, Howard Lerman, Jim Steele, Julie Richardson, Marc Ferrentino, Michael Walrath, Nir Zuk, Steven Cakebread, Thomas J Seifert and Tom Christopher Dixon.
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How do I buy shares of Yext?

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

One share of YEXT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.92.

How much money does Yext make?

Yext (NYSE:YEXT) has a market capitalization of $608.06 million and generates $390.58 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-93,260,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.79) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Yext have?

Yext employs 1,400 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Yext?

Yext's mailing address is 61 Ninth Avenue, NEW YORK NY, 10011. The official website for Yext is www.yext.com. The company can be reached via phone at (212) 994-3900 or via email at ir@yext.com.

This page (NYSE:YEXT) was last updated on 8/8/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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