Yext Inc. [NYSE: YEXT] stock went on an upward path that rose over 4.65% on Wednesday, amounting to a one-week price increase of more than 0.45%. The company report on July 28, 2022 that Yext Introduces New Listings Features, Custom Pages Development Tools, AI Data Cleaning, and More in Summer ’22 Release.
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The latest set of product innovations makes it even easier to build custom first and third-party experiences on top of the Yext Answers Platform.
Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), the Answers company, today announced the availability of its Summer ’22 Release for early access.
Over the last 12 months, YEXT stock dropped by -64.73%. The one-year Yext Inc. stock forecast points to a potential upside of 31.82. The average equity rating for YEXT stock is currently 3.00, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
The market cap for the stock reached $568.89 million, with 131.14 million shares outstanding and 110.26 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 2.40M shares, YEXT stock reached a trading volume of 4773113 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Guru’s Opinion on Yext Inc. [YEXT]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for YEXT shares is $6.60 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on YEXT stock is a recommendation set at 3.00. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Truist have made an estimate for Yext Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Hold, with their previous recommendation back on March 09, 2022. The new note on the price target was released on March 09, 2022, representing the official price target for Yext Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another drop from $16.50 to $5.25, while DA Davidson kept a Neutral rating on YEXT stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Yext Inc. is set at 0.24, with the Price to Sales ratio for YEXT stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.43. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 3.41, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.96.
YEXT Stock Performance Analysis:
Yext Inc. [YEXT] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 0.45. With this latest performance, YEXT shares dropped by -9.64% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -45.59% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -64.73% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for YEXT stock in for the last two-week period is set at 45.31, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 47.94, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 44.44 for Yext Inc. [YEXT]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 4.95, while it was recorded at 4.38 for the last single week of trading, and 7.58 for the last 200 days.
Insight into Yext Inc. Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Yext Inc. [YEXT] shares currently have an operating margin of -23.03 and a Gross Margin at +74.83. Yext Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -23.88.
Return on Equity for this stock declined to -44.50, with Return on Assets sitting at -15.33.
Yext Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.30 and a Current Ratio set at 1.30.
Yext Inc. [YEXT] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $407 million, or 74.50% of YEXT stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of YEXT stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 13,086,232, which is approximately 17.082% of the company’s market cap and around 7.20% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 11,289,862 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $50.8 million in YEXT stocks shares; and LEAD EDGE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC, currently with $31.38 million in YEXT stock with ownership of nearly New of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Yext Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of September and at the time of the September reporting period, where 110 institutional holders increased their position in Yext Inc. [NYSE:YEXT] by around 31,531,805 shares. Additionally, 74 investors decreased positions by around 30,021,449 shares, while 20 investors held positions by with 28,870,414 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 90,423,668 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. YEXT stock had 40 new institutional investments in for a total of 14,611,323 shares, while 24 institutional investors sold positions of 6,936,794 shares during the same period.