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NYSE:YEXTYext Stock Price, Forecast & News

$18.00
+0.73 (+4.23 %)
(As of 07/8/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$17.24
Now: $18.00
$18.02
50-Day Range
$14.01
MA: $16.13
$17.76
52-Week Range
$8.56
Now: $18.00
$22.65
Volume1.00 million shs
Average Volume1.13 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.12 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.58
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$2.12 billion
Next Earnings Date9/3/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Yext (NYSE:YEXT) Frequently Asked Questions

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

Yext's stock was trading at $13.40 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, YEXT stock has increased by 34.3% and is now trading at $18.00. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

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." View analyst ratings for Yext.

When is Yext's next earnings date?

Yext is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September 3rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Yext.

How were Yext's earnings last quarter?

Yext Inc (NYSE:YEXT) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, June, 4th. The company reported ($0.10) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.12) by $0.02. The firm earned $85.40 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $82.14 million. Yext had a negative net margin of 41.78% and a negative return on equity of 63.32%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 23.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted ($0.05) earnings per share. View Yext's earnings history.

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

Yext updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, June, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of ($0.13)-($0.11) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of ($0.14). The company issued revenue guidance of $84-$86 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $82.11 million.

What price target have analysts set for YEXT?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Yext's shares. Their forecasts range from $12.00 to $25.00. On average, they anticipate Yext's stock price to reach $18.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.8% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Yext.

Has Yext been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about YEXT stock has trended negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Yext earned a news sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines 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 stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news about Yext.

Are investors shorting Yext?

Yext saw a drop in short interest during the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 6,800,000 shares, a drop of 7.9% from the May 31st total of 7,380,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,150,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 5.9 days. Currently, 7.1% of the company's stock are short sold. View Yext's Current Options Chain.

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), Baidu (BIDU), Square (SQ), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Netflix (NFLX), Alibaba Group (BABA), Shopify (SHOP), salesforce.com (CRM) and Twilio (TWLO).

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 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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Diversified Trust Co (0.03%). 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 buying Yext stock?

YEXT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Diversified Trust Co. Company insiders that have bought Yext stock in the last two years include Charles Frumberg, and Michael Walrath. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $18.00.

How big of a company is Yext?

Yext has a market capitalization of $2.12 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 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]

This page was last updated on 7/9/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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