Yext Inc (NYSE:YEXT) CEO Howard Lerman sold 30,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.16, for a total value of $364,800.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.

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

  • On Tuesday, December 12th, Howard Lerman sold 25,000 shares of Yext stock. The stock was 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 stock was 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 stock was 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 stock was 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 stock was 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 stock was 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.
  • 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 value 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 value of $301,000.00.

Shares of Yext Inc (YEXT) opened at $12.37 on Friday. The firm has a market capitalization of $1,120.00 and a PE ratio of -13.16. Yext Inc has a 52 week low of $11.12 and a 52 week high of $15.11.

Several research analysts have commented on YEXT shares. BidaskClub lowered 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 issued a $17.00 price objective on shares of Yext in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. KeyCorp reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $16.00 price objective on shares of Yext in a research report on Thursday, November 30th. Zacks Investment Research lowered Yext from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, September 19th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $18.00 price objective on shares of Yext in a research report on Friday, September 22nd. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Yext currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $16.20.

Institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. acquired a new stake in shares of Yext during the second quarter valued at about $4,223,000. Bank of New York Mellon Corp acquired a new position in Yext in the second quarter worth about $429,000. Balyasny Asset Management LLC acquired a new position in Yext in the second quarter worth about $1,070,000. Vanguard Group Inc. acquired a new position in Yext in the second quarter worth about $10,627,000. Finally, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC acquired a new position in Yext in the second quarter worth about $1,280,000. Institutional investors own 28.58% of the company’s stock.

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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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