Yext Inc (NYSE:YEXT) CEO Howard Lerman sold 30,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, January 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.77, for a total value of $353,100.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website.

Howard Lerman also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, December 26th, Howard Lerman sold 30,000 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.99, for a total value of $359,700.00.
  • On Tuesday, December 19th, Howard Lerman sold 30,000 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.16, for a total value of $364,800.00.
  • On Tuesday, December 12th, Howard Lerman sold 25,000 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.21, for a total value of $305,250.00.
  • On Tuesday, December 5th, Howard Lerman sold 25,000 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.81, for a total value of $320,250.00.
  • On Tuesday, November 28th, Howard Lerman sold 25,000 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $14.07, for a total value of $351,750.00.
  • On Tuesday, November 21st, Howard Lerman sold 25,000 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.94, for a total value of $323,500.00.
  • On Tuesday, November 14th, Howard Lerman sold 25,000 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.72, for a total value of $318,000.00.
  • On Wednesday, November 8th, Howard Lerman sold 25,000 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.10, for a total value of $302,500.00.
  • On Monday, November 6th, Howard Lerman sold 25,000 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.01, for a total value of $300,250.00.
  • On Tuesday, October 24th, Howard Lerman sold 4,039 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.00, for a total value of $48,468.00.

Yext Inc (YEXT) opened at $11.59 on Friday. Yext Inc has a 12-month low of $11.12 and a 12-month high of $15.11.

A number of large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. bought a new position in shares of Yext in the 2nd quarter worth about $4,223,000. Bank of New York Mellon Corp bought a new position in shares of Yext in the 2nd quarter worth about $429,000. Balyasny Asset Management LLC bought a new position in shares of Yext in the 2nd quarter worth about $1,070,000. Vanguard Group Inc. bought a new position in shares of Yext in the 2nd quarter worth about $10,627,000. Finally, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC bought a new position in shares of Yext in the 2nd quarter worth about $1,280,000. 28.58% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

YEXT has been the subject of several analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered Yext from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 13th. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $18.00 target price on shares of Yext in a research report on Friday, September 22nd. BidaskClub lowered Yext from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. Piper Jaffray Companies reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $17.00 target price on shares of Yext in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. Finally, KeyCorp raised Yext from a “sector weight” rating to an “overweight” rating in a research report on Monday, October 16th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. Yext presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $16.20.

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Yext Company Profile

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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