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

$17.80
+0.12 (+0.68 %)
(As of 09/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$17.5303
Now: $17.80
$17.99
50-Day Range
$15.77
MA: $18.42
$20.89
52-Week Range
$12.90
Now: $17.80
$25.40
Volume630,648 shs
Average Volume1.14 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.01 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$2.00 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-74,840,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees900
Market Cap$2.01 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) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 29th. The company reported ($0.26) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.22) by $0.04. The company earned $72.37 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $71.86 million. Yext had a negative net margin of 33.57% and a negative return on equity of 57.48%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 31.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted ($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, December 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Yext.

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

Yext updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 29th. The company provided EPS 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 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Yext's stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect Yext's share price to reach $24.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 38.2% 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?

News headlines about YEXT stock have trended somewhat negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing 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 nearest to five being the most favorable. Yext earned a media sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. 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), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Shopify (SHOP), NVIDIA (NVDA), Netflix (NFLX), Twilio (TWLO), Okta (OKTA), salesforce.com (CRM), Baidu (BIDU) and Micron Technology (MU).

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 (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 a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Baillie Gifford & Co. (7.66%), BlackRock Inc. (6.85%), Vanguard Group Inc. (6.62%), Bamco Inc. NY (2.24%), D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. (1.76%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.45%). Company insiders that own Yext stock include Andrew T Sheehan, Brian Distelburger, 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 institutional investors are selling Yext stock?

YEXT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board, Marshall Wace LLP, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, A.R.T. Advisors LLC, Bamco Inc. NY, AQR Capital Management LLC and Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp. Company insiders that have sold Yext company stock in the last year include 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 institutional investors are buying Yext stock?

YEXT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Baillie Gifford & Co., BlackRock Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, black and white Capital LP, Vanguard Group Inc., Zweig DiMenna Associates LLC, Gagnon Securities LLC and King Luther Capital Management Corp. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Yext's stock price today?

One share of YEXT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.80.

How big of a company is Yext?

Yext has a market capitalization of $2.01 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:  307 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  299 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  606
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 9/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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