Yext Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.09 (-0.69 %)
(As of 08/2/2021 11:13 AM ET)
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Volume7,219 shs
Average Volume1.14 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.63 billion
P/E RatioN/A
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About Yext

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 through its Knowledge Network of approximately 200 maps, apps, search engines, intelligent GPS systems, digital assistants, vertical directories and social networks. The platform helps 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 informations. It serves the healthcare, retail, and financial services industries. The company was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in New York, New York.


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Overall MarketRank

2.34 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

70th out of 553 stocks

Data Processing & Preparation Industry

16th out of 113 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 4.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Yext (NYSE:YEXT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Yext a buy right now?

5 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 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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 stocks does MarketBeat like better than Yext?

Wall Street analysts have given Yext a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Yext wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is Yext's next earnings date?

Yext is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September 2nd 2021.
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How were Yext's earnings last quarter?

Yext, Inc. (NYSE:YEXT) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 26th. The company reported ($0.02) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.06) by $0.04. The firm earned $92 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $88.60 million. Yext had a negative net margin of 23.00% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 40.41%. Yext's quarterly revenue was up 7.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned ($0.10) EPS.
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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 shares have decreased by 3.4% and is now trading at $12.94.
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What guidance has Yext issued on next quarter's earnings?

Yext updated its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Tuesday, June, 22nd. The company provided EPS guidance of $-0.220--0.170 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $-0.160. The company issued revenue guidance of $381 million-386 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $377.75 million.

What price target have analysts set for YEXT?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Yext's stock. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $21.00. On average, they anticipate Yext's share price to reach $17.90 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 38.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Yext's key executives?

Yext's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Howard Lerman, Co-Founder, CEO & Director (Age 41, Pay $1.05M)
  • Mr. Brian Distelburger, Co-Founder, Pres, COO & Director (Age 42, Pay $639.6k)
  • Mr. Steven M. Cakebread, Chief Financial Officer (Age 69, Pay $938.77k)
  • Mr. James Steele, Advisor (Age 66, Pay $908.27k)
  • Mr. David Rudnitsky, Pres & Chief Revenue Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Darryl Bond, Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Rob Figueiredo, Chief Technology Officer
  • Ms. Deepika Rayala, Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Ho Shin Esq., Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 52)
  • Mr. Josh Grau, Chief Marketing Officer

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.

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), Alibaba Group (BABA), salesforce.com (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 $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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Malaga Cove Capital LLC (0.05%), Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS (0.04%), Exchange Traded Concepts LLC (0.03%) and Cutler Group LP (0.00%). Company insiders that own Yext stock include Andrew T Sheehan, Avram A Glazer, Brian Distelburger, Charles Frumberg, Darryl Bond, David Rudnitsky, 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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Which major investors are selling Yext stock?

YEXT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Malaga Cove Capital LLC. Company insiders that have sold Yext company stock in the last year include Brian Distelburger, Darryl Bond, David Rudnitsky, Ho Shin, Howard Lerman, Jim Steele, Julie Richardson, Marc Ferrentino, Michael Walrath, Steven Cakebread, Thomas J Seifert, and Tom Christopher Dixon.
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Which major investors are buying Yext stock?

YEXT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS, and Cutler Group LP. Company insiders that have bought Yext stock in the last two years include Avram A Glazer, 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 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 $12.94.

How much money does Yext make?

Yext has a market capitalization of $1.63 billion and generates $354.66 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-94,690,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.79) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Yext have?

Yext employs 1,300 workers across the globe.

What is Yext's official website?

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

Where are Yext's headquarters?

Yext is headquartered at 61 Ninth Avenue, NEW YORK NY, 10011.

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 8/2/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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