Yext Inc (NYSE:YEXT) insider Tom Christopher Dixon sold 12,500 shares of Yext stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, September 25th. The shares were sold at an average price of $24.93, for a total value of $311,625.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.

Tom Christopher Dixon also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, September 18th, Tom Christopher Dixon sold 12,500 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $25.54, for a total value of $319,250.00.
  • On Tuesday, September 11th, Tom Christopher Dixon sold 12,500 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $26.08, for a total value of $326,000.00.
  • On Tuesday, September 4th, Tom Christopher Dixon sold 32,500 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $24.79, for a total value of $805,675.00.
  • On Tuesday, August 28th, Tom Christopher Dixon sold 12,500 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $26.46, for a total value of $330,750.00.
  • On Tuesday, August 21st, Tom Christopher Dixon sold 12,500 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $24.44, for a total transaction of $305,500.00.
  • On Tuesday, August 14th, Tom Christopher Dixon sold 12,500 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $23.80, for a total transaction of $297,500.00.
  • On Tuesday, August 7th, Tom Christopher Dixon sold 12,500 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $21.65, for a total transaction of $270,625.00.
  • On Wednesday, August 1st, Tom Christopher Dixon sold 32,500 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $21.65, for a total transaction of $703,625.00.
  • On Tuesday, July 24th, Tom Christopher Dixon sold 12,500 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $18.98, for a total transaction of $237,250.00.
  • On Tuesday, July 17th, Tom Christopher Dixon sold 12,500 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $18.66, for a total transaction of $233,250.00.

Shares of NYSE YEXT traded down $0.40 during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $24.06. 983,500 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 982,765. Yext Inc has a fifty-two week low of $10.58 and a fifty-two week high of $27.19. The firm has a market capitalization of $2.47 billion, a PE ratio of -28.62 and a beta of 0.74.

Yext (NYSE:YEXT) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 30th. The company reported ($0.10) EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.11) by $0.01. Yext had a negative net margin of 36.92% and a negative return on equity of 91.20%. The business had revenue of $55.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $53.67 million. analysts forecast that Yext Inc will post -0.78 EPS for the current year.

A number of research analysts recently commented on YEXT shares. KeyCorp raised their price objective on shares of Yext from $16.00 to $18.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 31st. Morgan Stanley raised their price objective on shares of Yext from $14.00 to $15.00 and gave the company an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Friday, June 1st. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Yext from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, July 20th. Piper Jaffray Companies reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $25.00 price objective on shares of Yext in a research note on Wednesday, July 25th. Finally, SunTrust Banks started coverage on shares of Yext in a research note on Monday, August 13th. They set a “buy” rating on the stock. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $23.00.

A number of institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of YEXT. BlackRock Inc. grew its position in Yext by 297.0% in the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 5,147,131 shares of the company’s stock worth $99,546,000 after buying an additional 3,850,702 shares during the last quarter. Summit Trail Advisors LLC grew its position in Yext by 1,470.6% in the first quarter. Summit Trail Advisors LLC now owns 3,525,790 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,526,000 after buying an additional 3,301,309 shares during the last quarter. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board grew its position in Yext by 79.0% in the first quarter. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board now owns 2,684,313 shares of the company’s stock worth $33,957,000 after buying an additional 1,184,313 shares during the last quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC acquired a new position in Yext in the second quarter worth approximately $15,478,000. Finally, Northern Trust Corp grew its position in Yext by 279.7% in the second quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 914,499 shares of the company’s stock worth $17,686,000 after buying an additional 673,620 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 52.64% of the company’s stock.

Yext Company Profile

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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