During the last session, Yext Inc. (NYSE:YEXT)’s traded shares were 1.81 million, with the beta value of the company hitting 1.34. At the end of the trading day, the stock’s price was $5.34, reflecting an intraday gain of 1.52% or $0.08. The 52-week high for the YEXT share is $15.11, that puts it down -182.96 from that peak though still a striking 20.22% gain since the share price plummeted to a 52-week low of $4.26. The company’s market capitalization is $631.94M, and the average intraday trading volume over the past 10 days was 2.66 million shares, and the average trade volume was 2.44 million shares over the past three months.
Yext Inc. (YEXT) received a consensus recommendation of a Hold from analysts. That translates to a mean rating of 3.00. YEXT has a Sell rating from 0 analyst(s) out of 4 analysts who have looked at this stock. 4 analyst(s) recommend to Hold the stock while 0 suggest Overweight, and 0 recommend a Buy rating for it. 0 analyst(s) has rated the stock Underweight. Company’s earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter are expected to be -$0.05.
Yext Inc. (NYSE:YEXT) trade information
Yext Inc. (YEXT) registered a 1.52% upside in the last session and has traded in the red over the past 5 sessions. The stock spiked 1.52% in intraday trading to $5.34 this Wednesday, 06/22/22, hitting a weekly high. The stock’s 5-day price performance is -1.29%, and it has moved by 10.10% in 30 days. Based on these gigs, the overall price performance for the year is -62.89%. The short interest in Yext Inc. (NYSE:YEXT) is 7.31 million shares and it means that shorts have 2.29 day(s) to cover.
The consensus price target of analysts on Wall Street is $6.13, which implies an increase of 12.89% to the stock’s current value. The extremes of the forecast give a target low and a target high price of $6.00 and $6.40 respectively. As a result, YEXT is trading at a discount of -19.85% off the target high and -12.36% off the low.
Yext Inc. (YEXT) estimates and forecasts
Statistics show that Yext Inc. has outperformed its competitors in share price, compared to the industry in which it operates. Yext Inc. (YEXT) shares have gone down -48.10% during the last six months, with a year-to-date growth rate more than the industry average at 20.00% against 14.50. Yet analysts are ramping up their growth forecast for the fiscal year 2022. Revenue is predicted to grow 16.70% this quarter and then jump 75.00% in the quarter after that. In the rating firms’ projections, revenue will increase 2.80% compared to the previous financial year.
Revenue for the current quarter is expected to be $99.6 million as predicted by 4 analyst(s). Meanwhile, a consensus of 4 analyst(s) estimates revenue growth to $100.51 million by the end of Oct 2022.
An analysis of the company’s performance over the past 5 years shows that the company’s earnings grew an estimated 12.10%. While earnings are projected to return 7.80% in 2022.
Yext Inc. is due to release its next quarterly earnings between August 31 and September 05. However, it is important to remember that the dividend yield ratio is merely an indicator meant to only serve as guidance.
Yext Inc. (NYSE:YEXT)’s Major holders
Yext Inc. insiders own 10.71% of total outstanding shares while institutional holders control 74.88%, with the float percentage being 83.86%. Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) is the largest shareholder of the company, while 257 institutions own stock in it. As of Mar 30, 2022, the company held over 13.09 million shares (or 10.59% of all shares), a total value of $90.16 million in shares.
The next largest institutional holding, with 11.29 million shares, is of Blackrock Inc.’s that is approximately 9.14% of outstanding shares. At the market price on Mar 30, 2022, these shares were valued at $77.79 million.
Also, the Mutual Funds coming in first place with the largest holdings of Yext Inc. (YEXT) shares are Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund and Legg Mason Clearbridge Small Cap Growth Fd. Data provided on Mar 30, 2022 indicates that Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund owns about 3.62 million shares. This amounts to just over 2.93 percent of the company’s overall shares, with a $24.94 million market value. The same data shows that the other fund manager holds slightly less at 3.14 million, or about 2.54% of the stock, which is worth about $25.44 million.