Yext Inc. (NYSE:YEXT) CEO Howard Lerman sold 25,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 28th. The shares were sold at an average price of $14.07, for a total transaction of $351,750.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this link.

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

  • 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 transaction 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 transaction 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 transaction 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 transaction 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 transaction of $48,468.00.
  • On Wednesday, October 18th, Howard Lerman sold 25,000 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.09, for a total transaction of $302,250.00.
  • On Tuesday, October 10th, Howard Lerman sold 25,000 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.04, for a total transaction of $301,000.00.

Yext Inc. (NYSE:YEXT) traded up $0.27 on Thursday, reaching $14.31. 822,979 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 318,056. Yext Inc. has a 52 week low of $11.12 and a 52 week high of $15.11.

Yext (NYSE:YEXT) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, September 6th. The company reported ($0.18) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.14) by ($0.04). The company had revenue of $40.77 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $40.30 million. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 37.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted ($0.22) earnings per share. analysts predict that Yext Inc. will post -0.71 earnings per share for the current year.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in YEXT. Spark Investment Management LLC bought a new position in Yext in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $1,530,000. Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS bought a new position in Yext in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $280,000. Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust purchased a new stake in Yext in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $400,000. TD Asset Management Inc. purchased a new stake in Yext in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $933,000. Finally, Insight Holdings Group LLC purchased a new stake in Yext in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $102,783,000. 28.90% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

YEXT has been the subject of a number of research reports. KeyCorp reissued a “buy” rating and set a $16.00 target price on shares of Yext in a research report on Sunday, November 5th. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Yext from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. Piper Jaffray Companies reissued a “buy” rating and set a $17.00 target price on shares of Yext in a research report on Monday, August 28th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Yext from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 8th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average 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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