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Yext Stock Forecast, Price & News

$15.47
+0.43 (+2.86 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$14.93
Now: $15.47
$15.56
50-Day Range
$14.66
MA: $16.94
$20.13
52-Week Range
$8.56
Now: $15.47
$20.90
Volume803,004 shs
Average Volume1.06 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.85 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.59
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.31 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$298.83 million
Book Value$1.75 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-121,540,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees1,200
Market Cap$1.85 billion
Next Earnings Date12/3/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$15.47
+0.43 (+2.86 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Yext (NYSE:YEXT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Yext's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Yext's stock was trading at $13.40 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, YEXT stock has increased by 15.4% and is now trading at $15.47.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Yext?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Yext in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Yext's next earnings date?

Yext is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 3rd 2020.
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How were Yext's earnings last quarter?

Yext Inc (NYSE:YEXT) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, September, 3rd. The company reported ($0.07) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.12) by $0.05. The company earned $88.06 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $85.14 million. Yext had a negative net margin of 38.54% and a negative return on equity of 63.74%. The firm's revenue was up 21.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted ($0.11) EPS.
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What guidance has Yext issued on next quarter's earnings?

Yext issued an update on its third quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, September, 3rd. The company provided EPS guidance of $(0.09)-(0.07) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of ($0.13). The company issued revenue guidance of $86-88 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $88.93 million.

What price target have analysts set for YEXT?

10 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Yext's shares. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $25.00. On average, they anticipate Yext's share price to reach $19.22 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 24.3% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Yext?

Yext saw a increase in short interest during the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 8,080,000 shares, an increase of 12.7% from the August 31st total of 7,170,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 981,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 8.2 days. Currently, 7.9% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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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 NVIDIA (NVDA), Paypal (PYPL), Square (SQ), Baidu (BIDU), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Twilio (TWLO), Alibaba Group (BABA), JD.Com (JD), salesforce.com (CRM) and Micron Technology (MU).

Who are Yext's key executives?

Yext's management team includes the following 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 (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.

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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (7.66%), FMR LLC (4.48%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.63%), Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp (0.61%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.56%) and Gagnon Securities LLC (0.46%). Company insiders that own Yext stock include Andrew T Sheehan, Brian Distelburger, Charles Frumberg, Darryl Bond, Ho Shin, Howard Lerman, Jim Steele, Julie Richardson, Marc Ferrentino, Michael Walrath, Nir Zuk, Phillip M Fernandez, Steven Cakebread and Tom Christopher Dixon.
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Which major investors are selling Yext stock?

YEXT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bamco Inc. NY, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Commonwealth Equity Services LLC, Holocene Advisors LP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, and Gagnon Securities LLC. Company insiders that have sold Yext company stock in the last year include Andrew T Sheehan, Brian Distelburger, Darryl Bond, Ho Shin, Howard Lerman, Jim Steele, Julie Richardson, Marc Ferrentino, Steven Cakebread, and Tom Christopher Dixon.
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Which major investors are buying Yext stock?

YEXT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Man Group plc, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, PDT Partners LLC, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, and Levin Capital Strategies L.P.. Company insiders that have bought Yext stock in the last two years include Charles Frumberg, and Michael Walrath.
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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 $15.47.

How big of a company is Yext?

Yext has a market capitalization of $1.85 billion and generates $298.83 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-121,540,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.09) on an earnings per share basis. Yext employs 1,200 workers across the globe.

What is Yext's official website?

The official website for Yext is www.yext.com.

How can I contact Yext?

Yext's mailing address is 61 Ninth Avenue, NEW YORK NY, 10011. The company can be reached via phone at 212-994-3900 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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