Yext is a knowledge engine provider which helps businesses manage all of the public facts that they want consumers to know across the digital ecosystem. The Company helps businesses facilitate face-to-face and digital interactions that boost brand awareness, drive foot traffic, and increase sales.
Company Growth (employees)
New York, US
Size (employees)
700 (est)
Yext was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in New York, US

Key People/Management at Yext

Howard Lerman

Howard Lerman

Co-Founder & CEO
Steve Cakebread

Steve Cakebread

Tom Dixon

Tom Dixon

Brian Distelburger

Brian Distelburger

Co-Founder & President
Jeffrey Rohrs

Jeffrey Rohrs

Mark Ferrentino

Mark Ferrentino

Wendi Sturgis

Wendi Sturgis

Alok Bhushan

Alok Bhushan

SVP International Business
Jim Steele

Jim Steele

President & Chief Revenue Officer
Christian J Ward

Christian J Ward

EVP, Partnerships

Yext Office Locations

Yext has offices in New York, McLean, Chicago, London and in 4 other locations
New York, US (HQ)
Yext Inc. 1 Madison Ave, 5th Fl
Chicago, US
2810 500 W Madison St
McLean, US
t200 7900 Westpark Dr
Berlin, DE
1 Kemperpl.
Genève, CH
13 Quai de l'Ile
London, GB
12 Golden Square
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Yext Financials and Metrics

Yext Financials

Yext's revenue was reported to be $124.3 m in FY, 2017

Revenue (Q3, 2018)

44.3 m

Gross profit (Q3, 2018)

32.7 m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2018), %


Net income (Q3, 2018)

(17.1 m)

EBIT (Q3, 2018)

(17.2 m)

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

1 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)


Cash (31-Oct-2017)

21.1 m
Yext's current market capitalization is $1 b.
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


60 m89.7 m124.3 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

24.8 m31 m37 m

Gross profit

35.2 m58.7 m87.3 m
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018


27.1 m29.6 m31.9 m37.1 m40.8 m44.3 m

Cost of goods sold

8.8 m9.1 m9.3 m9.7 m10.5 m11.7 m

Gross profit

18.3 m20.5 m22.6 m27.4 m30.2 m32.7 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2016FY, 2017


30 m24.4 m

Accounts Receivable

24.2 m27.6 m

Prepaid Expenses

1.8 m3.5 m

Current Assets

58.2 m61.8 m
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018


133.7 m32.9 m21.1 m

Accounts Receivable

19 m14.5 m23.9 m

Prepaid Expenses

4.8 m6.2 m5.6 m

Current Assets

164.4 m154.2 m149.5 m
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

(17.3 m)(26.5 m)(43.2 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

1.2 m3.1 m4.1 m

Accounts Receivable

(5 m)(12.1 m)(4.1 m)

Accounts Payable

1.1 m8.3 m6 m
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Net Income

(9.3 m)18.4 m(28.6 m)(16.1 m)32.5 m(49.6 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

(968 k)1.9 m(2.9 m)(1.2 m)2.4 m3.8 m

Accounts Receivable

10.5 m12.5 m7.5 m8.5 m13.2 m3.6 m

Accounts Payable

(2.6 m)(1.6 m)719 k(5 m)(3.5 m)(2.6 m)
USDY, 2017


63.3 k

Financial Leverage

2 x
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Yext Operating Metrics

Yext's Patent Applications was reported to be 7 in FY, 2017
FY, 2017

Types of Services






Patents (US)

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Yext Market Value History

Yext Median Salaries

Source: 24 public H-1B filings from Yext

Yext's Web-traffic and Trends

Yext Online and Social Media Presence

Yext News and Updates

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