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How to buy Yext stock | $12.53

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Yext, Inc
-$0.34 (-2.54%)

Yext, Inc is a software-infrastructure business based in the US. Yext shares (YEXT) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Yext employs 1,300 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

How to buy shares in Yext

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  3. Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – YEXT – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
  6. Check in on your investment. Optimize your portfolio by tracking your stock.

Yext stock price (NYSE: YEXT)

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Yext shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-28.
Latest market close$12.53
52-week range$12.01 - $20.90
50-day moving average $13.80
200-day moving average $14.98
Wall St. target price$16.81
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.83

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Is it a good time to buy Yext stock?

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Yext price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $12.53 from 2021-05-26

1 week (2021-07-21) N/A
1 month (2021-07-01) -13.35%
3 months (2021-04-30) -10.18%
6 months (2021-01-28) N/A
1 year (2020-07-28) N/A
2 years (2019-07-28) N/A
3 years (2018-07-28) N/A
5 years (2016-07-28) N/A

Yext financials

Revenue TTM $361.3 million
Gross profit TTM $268.3 million
Return on assets TTM -9.07%
Return on equity TTM -40.04%
Profit margin -23%
Book value $1.75
Market capitalisation $1.7 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Yext shares

There are currently 6.5 million Yext shares held short by investors – that's known as Yext's "short interest". This figure is 17.5% down from 7.9 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Yext shares can be evaluated.

Yext's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Yext's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Yext shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Yext shares traded daily (recently around 1.0 million). Yext's SIR currently stands at 6.34. In other words for every 100,000 Yext shares traded daily on the market, roughly 6340 shares are currently held short.

However Yext's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Yext shares, or, against the total number of tradable Yext shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Yext's short interest could be expressed as 0.05% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Yext shares in existence, roughly 50 shares are currently held short) or 0.0597% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Yext shares, roughly 60 shares are currently held short).

A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Yext.

Find out more about how you can short Yext stock.

Yext share dividends

We're not expecting Yext to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Yext share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Yext's shares have ranged in value from as little as $12.01 up to $20.9. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

YEXT.US volatility(beta: 1.41)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Yext's is 1.4076. This would suggest that Yext's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Yext overview

Yext, Inc. organizes business facts to provide answers to consumer questions in North America and internationally. It operates Yext platform, a cloud-based platform that allows its customers to provide answers to consumer questions, to control the facts about their businesses and the content of their landing pages, and to manage their consumer reviews through its Knowledge Network of approximately 200 maps, apps, search engines, intelligent GPS systems, digital assistants, vertical directories and social networks. The platform helps its customers to centralize, control and manage data fields, including store information, such as name, address, phone number and holiday hours; professional information, comprising of headshot, specialties, and education; job information, consisting of title and description; and FAQs and other informations. It serves the healthcare, retail, and financial services industries. The company was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in New York, New York. .

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Yext is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 9.934% of Yext shares are held by insiders and 64.992% by institutions.
How many people work for Yext?
Latest data suggests 1,300 work at Yext.
When does the fiscal year end for Yext?
Yext's fiscal year ends in January.
Where is Yext based?
Yext's address is: 61 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY, United States, 10011
What is Yext's ISIN number?
Yext's international securities identification number is: US98585N1063
What is Yext's CUSIP number?
Yext's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 98585N106

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