Yext Inc (NYSE:YEXT) CFO Steven Cakebread sold 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, February 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.19, for a total transaction of $111,900.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink.

Steven Cakebread also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Thursday, February 1st, Steven Cakebread sold 10,000 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.90, for a total transaction of $119,000.00.
  • On Thursday, January 25th, Steven Cakebread sold 10,000 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.19, for a total transaction of $121,900.00.
  • On Thursday, January 18th, Steven Cakebread sold 10,000 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.56, for a total transaction of $125,600.00.

Yext Inc (YEXT) opened at $10.87 on Monday. Yext Inc has a 1 year low of $10.58 and a 1 year high of $15.11. The company has a market cap of $991.68 and a PE ratio of -11.56.

Yext (NYSE:YEXT) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 30th. The company reported ($0.19) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.18) by ($0.01). Yext had a negative return on equity of 157.17% and a negative net margin of 40.63%. equities analysts predict that Yext Inc will post -0.7 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Royal Bank of Canada bought a new position in Yext during the second quarter worth about $100,000. Grace & White Inc. NY bought a new position in Yext during the fourth quarter worth about $126,000. Teacher Retirement System of Texas bought a new position in Yext during the fourth quarter worth about $131,000. Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC bought a new position in Yext during the second quarter worth about $146,000. Finally, Rhumbline Advisers bought a new position in Yext during the second quarter worth about $164,000. 27.85% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. 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 raised shares of Yext from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 8th. Finally, BidaskClub raised shares of Yext from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, November 4th. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company. Yext currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus 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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