Yext Inc. (NYSE:YEXT) President Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, December 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.61, for a total value of $102,897.60. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink.

Brian Distelburger also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, November 29th, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $14.53, for a total value of $118,564.80.
  • On Wednesday, November 22nd, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $13.02, for a total value of $106,243.20.
  • On Wednesday, November 15th, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.64, for a total value of $103,142.40.
  • On Wednesday, November 8th, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.05, for a total value of $98,328.00.
  • On Wednesday, November 1st, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.39, for a total value of $92,942.40.

Shares of Yext Inc. (YEXT) traded up $0.06 on Thursday, hitting $12.73. The stock had a trading volume of 481,464 shares, compared to its average volume of 334,492. Yext Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $11.12 and a fifty-two week high of $15.11.

Yext (NYSE:YEXT) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, September 6th. The company reported ($0.18) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.14) by ($0.04). The company had revenue of $40.77 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $40.30 million. Yext had a negative net margin of 40.63% and a negative return on equity of 157.17%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 37.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted ($0.22) EPS. sell-side analysts expect that Yext Inc. will post -0.72 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A number of brokerages recently commented on YEXT. KeyCorp restated a “buy” rating and set a $16.00 target price on shares of Yext in a report on Thursday, November 30th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Yext from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 8th. BidaskClub upgraded Yext from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, November 4th. Piper Jaffray Companies restated a “buy” rating and set a $17.00 target price on shares of Yext in a report on Thursday, October 12th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada restated a “buy” rating and set a $18.00 target price on shares of Yext in a report on Friday, September 22nd. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $16.20.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. purchased a new position in shares of Yext in the 2nd quarter valued at about $4,223,000. Bank of New York Mellon Corp purchased a new position in shares of Yext in the 2nd quarter valued at about $429,000. Balyasny Asset Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of Yext in the 2nd quarter valued at about $1,070,000. Lord Abbett & CO. LLC purchased a new position in shares of Yext in the 2nd quarter valued at about $1,280,000. Finally, CI Investments Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Yext in the 2nd quarter valued at about $3,333,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 28.90% of the company’s stock.

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About Yext

Yext Inc is a knowledge engine provider. Yext puts business on the map. The Yext Knowledge Engine enables companies to manage their digital knowledge in the cloud and sync it to over 100 services in the PowerListings Network, including Apple Maps, Bing, Cortana, Facebook, Google, Google Maps, Instagram, Siri and Yelp.

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