Yext Inc (NYSE:YEXT) insider Tom Christopher Dixon sold 12,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, September 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $26.08, for a total value of $326,000.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink.

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

  • 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 value 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 value 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 value 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 value 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 value 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 value of $233,250.00.
  • On Tuesday, July 10th, Tom Christopher Dixon sold 12,500 shares of Yext stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $19.43, for a total value of $242,875.00.
  • On Tuesday, July 3rd, Tom Christopher Dixon sold 32,500 shares of Yext stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $19.52, for a total value of $634,400.00.

NYSE:YEXT opened at $25.78 on Friday. Yext Inc has a twelve month low of $10.58 and a twelve month high of $27.19.

Yext (NYSE:YEXT) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 30th. The company reported ($0.10) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.11) by $0.01. Yext had a negative return on equity of 91.20% and a negative net margin of 36.92%. The company had revenue of $55.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $53.67 million. sell-side analysts anticipate that Yext Inc will post -0.76 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in shares of Yext by 297.0% during the 2nd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 5,147,131 shares of the company’s stock worth $99,546,000 after purchasing an additional 3,850,702 shares in the last quarter. Summit Trail Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of Yext by 1,470.6% during the 1st quarter. Summit Trail Advisors LLC now owns 3,525,790 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,526,000 after purchasing an additional 3,301,309 shares in the last quarter. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board raised its stake in shares of Yext by 79.0% during the 1st quarter. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board now owns 2,684,313 shares of the company’s stock worth $33,957,000 after purchasing an additional 1,184,313 shares in the last quarter. Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA raised its stake in shares of Yext by 3.9% during the 1st quarter. Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA now owns 2,013,764 shares of the company’s stock worth $25,474,000 after purchasing an additional 76,015 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Bamco Inc. NY raised its stake in shares of Yext by 7.0% during the 1st quarter. Bamco Inc. NY now owns 1,879,163 shares of the company’s stock worth $23,771,000 after purchasing an additional 122,814 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 52.60% of the company’s stock.

A number of equities analysts have weighed in on YEXT shares. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Yext from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 1st. KeyCorp reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Yext in a research report on Thursday, August 30th. Piper Jaffray Companies reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $25.00 price target on shares of Yext in a research report on Wednesday, July 25th. Morgan Stanley upped their price target on Yext from $14.00 to $15.00 and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a research report on Friday, June 1st. Finally, SunTrust Banks started coverage on Yext in a research report on Monday, August 13th. They set a “buy” rating for the company. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $19.00.

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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