NYSE:YEXT - Yext Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$20.32 +0.26 (+1.30 %)
(As of 05/24/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$20.06
Today's Range$20.10 - $20.62
52-Week Range$12.90 - $27.19
Volume675,209 shs
Average Volume920,288 shs
Market Capitalization$2.08 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.89
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. Its Knowledge Engine is used by end consumers to discover new businesses, read reviews, and find answers to queries. Yext, Inc. serves luxury, retail, food, hospitality, and financial services industries. The company was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

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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$2.08 billion
Next Earnings Date5/30/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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 Wednesday, March, 6th. The company reported ($0.03) earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.09) by $0.06. The firm earned $63.80 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $62.77 million. Yext had a negative net margin of 34.74% and a negative return on equity of 101.77%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 32.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned ($0.10) earnings per share. View Yext's Earnings History.

When is Yext's next earnings date?

Yext is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Yext.

How can I listen to Yext's earnings call?

Yext will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, May 30th at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8778830383.

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

Yext updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Wednesday, March, 6th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of ($0.44)-($0.40) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of ($0.38). The company issued revenue guidance of $295-300 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $297.61 million.Yext also updated its FY 2020 guidance to $-0.44--0.4 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for YEXT?

7 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Yext's stock. Their predictions range from $16.00 to $30.00. On average, they anticipate Yext's stock price to reach $23.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.2% 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. " (5/3/2019)
  • 2. SunTrust Banks, Inc. analysts commented, "We view Yext’s new integration with Adobe products positively for the former, given the boost to its customer value proposition as well as cross-sell potential across Adobe’s sizable customer base. As importantly, Adobe’s decision to partner with Yext for a key part of its business highlights the latter’s unique and growing role in managing businesses’ information across the Web and in gathering valuable analytics across a disparate set of platforms. Yext’s large TAM, deepening moat, lack of meaningful competition, and potential for LT margin expansion keep us positive." (3/18/2019)

Has Yext been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about YEXT stock have been trending positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Yext earned a news sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

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), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Netflix (NFLX), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Shopify (SHOP), salesforce.com (CRM), Square (SQ), Intel (INTC) and Twilio (TWLO).

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 initial public offering 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 served 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 variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Baillie Gifford & Co. (6.60%), BlackRock Inc. (6.06%), Champlain Investment Partners LLC (3.67%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (3.13%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.61%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.19%). Company insiders that own Yext stock include Andrew T Sheehan, Brian Distelburger, Howard Lerman, Jim Steele, Julie Richardson, Michael Walrath, Phillip M Fernandez, Steven Cakebread and Tom Christopher Dixon. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Yext.

Which institutional investors are selling Yext stock?

YEXT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Morgan Stanley, First Trust Advisors LP, AQR Capital Management LLC, AlpInvest Partners B.V., Pier Capital LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC and Citigroup Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Yext company stock in the last year include Brian Distelburger, Howard Lerman, Jim Steele, Julie Richardson, Phillip M Fernandez, Steven Cakebread and Tom Christopher Dixon. View Insider Buying and Selling for Yext.

Which institutional investors are buying Yext stock?

YEXT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Baillie Gifford & Co., Summit Partners Public Asset Management LLC, Clearbridge Investments LLC, Champlain Investment Partners LLC, Cowbird Capital LP, Gagnon Securities LLC, BlackRock Inc. and Marshall Wace LLP. Company insiders that have bought Yext stock in the last two years include Andrew T Sheehan 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Yext's stock price today?

One share of YEXT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.32.

How big of a company is Yext?

Yext has a market capitalization of $2.08 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.

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:  280 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  275 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  555
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 5/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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