Yext Inc (NYSE:YEXT) President Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, June 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $18.49, for a total value of $150,878.40. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website.

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

  • On Wednesday, June 6th, Brian Distelburger sold 28,160 shares of Yext stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $17.57, for a total value of $494,771.20.
  • On Wednesday, May 30th, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.11, for a total value of $123,297.60.
  • On Wednesday, May 23rd, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $14.53, for a total value of $118,564.80.
  • On Wednesday, May 16th, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.11, for a total value of $123,297.60.
  • On Wednesday, May 9th, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $14.20, for a total value of $115,872.00.
  • On Wednesday, May 2nd, Brian Distelburger sold 28,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $13.09, for a total value of $368,614.40.
  • On Wednesday, April 25th, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.97, for a total value of $105,835.20.
  • On Wednesday, April 18th, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $13.40, for a total value of $109,344.00.
  • On Wednesday, April 11th, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.36, for a total value of $100,857.60.
  • On Wednesday, April 4th, Brian Distelburger sold 28,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.27, for a total value of $345,523.20.

Shares of Yext opened at $19.76 on Friday, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Yext Inc has a 52 week low of $10.58 and a 52 week high of $19.80.

Yext (NYSE:YEXT) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, May 31st. The company reported ($0.11) EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.12) by $0.01. Yext had a negative return on equity of 81.00% and a negative net margin of 37.24%. The company had revenue of $51.10 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $49.35 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.13) earnings per share. Yext’s quarterly revenue was up 37.7% compared to the same quarter last year. analysts anticipate that Yext Inc will post -0.7 EPS for the current fiscal year.

YEXT has been the subject of a number of research reports. Piper Jaffray Companies restated a “buy” rating and issued a $16.00 target price on shares of Yext in a research note on Friday, March 9th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Yext from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, March 14th. Morgan Stanley lifted their target price on Yext from $14.00 to $15.00 and gave the company an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Friday, June 1st. Finally, KeyCorp lifted their target price on Yext from $16.00 to $18.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 31st. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $16.75.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in YEXT. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Yext by 49.5% during the fourth quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 65,346 shares of the company’s stock valued at $787,000 after buying an additional 21,628 shares during the last quarter. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado bought a new stake in shares of Yext during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $169,000. Teacher Retirement System of Texas bought a new stake in shares of Yext during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $131,000. Swiss National Bank bought a new stake in shares of Yext during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $647,000. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN raised its holdings in shares of Yext by 172.1% during the fourth quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 40,878 shares of the company’s stock valued at $492,000 after buying an additional 25,853 shares during the last quarter. 45.75% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

About Yext

Yext, Inc provides a knowledge engine platform that lets businesses manage their digital knowledge in the cloud in North America and Europe. 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 PowerListings Network of approximately 150 third-party maps, apps, search engines, intelligent GPS systems, digital assistants, vertical directories, and social networks.

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