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Nektar Therapeutics is a stage-clinical biopharmaceutical company. The Сompany develops new drug candidates by applying its proprietary PEGylation and advanced polymer conjugate technologies to modify the chemical structure of substances. It is a technology supplier to a number of pharmaceutical companies including Affymax, Amgen, Merck, Pfizer and UCB Pharma, etc. Nektar Therapeuticsэ R&D pipeline of new investigational drugs includes treatments for cancer, auto-immune disease, and chronic pain.

TypePublic
Founded1990
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitenektar.com
Employee Ratings3.3
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)618(+22%)
Job Openings51
Revenue (FY, 2020)$152.9 M(+34%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$16.4(-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Nektar Therapeutics

Jeff Ajer

Jeff Ajer

Director
Robert B. Chess

Robert B. Chess

Chairman of the Board
Gil M. Labrucherie

Gil M. Labrucherie

Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer
R. Scott Greer

R. Scott Greer

Director
Myriam J. Curet

Myriam J. Curet

Director
Kevin Brodbeck

Kevin Brodbeck

Senior Vice President of Manufacturing
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Nektar Therapeutics Office Locations

Nektar Therapeutics has offices in San Francisco, Huntsville and Hyderabad
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
455 Mission Bay Boulevard South, San Francisco
Huntsville, AL, US
1112 Church St NW
Hyderabad, IN
Main Rd, Hashmath Gunj, Goutam Nagar, Badi Chowdi, Kachiguda
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Nektar Therapeutics Financials and Metrics

Nektar Therapeutics Revenue

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Nektar Therapeutics's revenue was reported to be $152.92 m in FY, 2020
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Revenue (FY, 2020)

152.9m

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

133.4m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

87.3%

Net income (FY, 2020)

(444.4m)

EBIT (FY, 2020)

(425.1m)

Market capitalization (22-Jul-2021)

3.0b

Closing stock price (22-Jul-2021)

16.4

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

199.0m

EV

2.9b
Nektar Therapeutics's current market capitalization is $3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015Y, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

71.5m81.2m148.9m200.7m230.8m230.8m165.4m307.7m1.2b114.6m152.9m

Revenue growth, %

35%15%(28%)

Cost of goods sold

21.9m30.4m38.5m28.5m34.1m34.1m30.2m30.5m24.4m21.4m19.5m

Gross profit

49.6m50.8m110.4m172.2m196.7m196.7m135.2m277.2m1.2b93.2m133.4m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2011

Financial Leverage

2.5 x
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Nektar Therapeutics Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

90/100

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Nektar Therapeutics Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

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Nektar Therapeutics Online and Social Media Presence

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Nektar Therapeutics Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    70/100

  • CEO Rating

    D-

    57/100

  • Compensation

    C

    66/100

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Nektar Therapeutics News and Updates

Nektar Therapeutics Stock Likely To See Higher Levels

Last month we talked about how Nektar Therapeutics stock seems to be a good buying opportunity, and now there have been more positive developments for the company. Last week, Nektar announced that it has entered into a clinical trial collaboration and supply agreement with pharmaceutical giant...

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Nektar Therapeutics Reports Third Quarter 2020 Financial Results

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ: NKTR) today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020. Cash and investments in marketable securities at September 30, 2020 were approximately $1.2 billion as compared to $1.6 billion...

Nektar Therapeutics Announces Phase 1b Clinical Study to Evaluate Bempegaldesleukin for Treatment of Patients Diagnosed with Mild COVID-19

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ: NKTR) today announced that it has received FDA clearance for an Investigational New Drug (IND) application for its investigational IL-2 pathway agent, bempegaldesleukin (BEMPEG, NKTR-214), to be evaluated in a Phase...

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Nektar Therapeutics - NKTR

NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Nektar Therapeutics ("Nektar" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: NKTR). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at rswilloughby@pomlaw.com or 888-476-6529, ext. 9980. The...

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Nektar Therapeutics Blogs

Nektar to Announce Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2021 on Thursday, August 5, 2021, After Close of U.S.-Based Financial Markets

Nektar to Announce Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2021 on Thursday, August 5, 2021, After Close of U.S.-Based Financial Markets Content Import Tue, 07/27/2021 - 18:00 Nektar to Announce Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2021 on Thursday, August 5, 2021, After Close of U.S.…

Nektar Appoints Dimitry S.A. Nuyten, M.D., Ph.D., as Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer

Nektar Appoints Dimitry S.A. Nuyten, M.D., Ph.D., as Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer Content Import Mon, 07/19/2021 - 09:02 Nektar Appoints Dimitry S.A. Nuyten, M.D., Ph.D., as Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer Jul 19, 2021 This r…

Nektar Therapeutics to Participate in Fireside Chat at the Goldman Sachs 42nd Annual Global Healthcare Conference

Nektar Therapeutics to Participate in Fireside Chat at the Goldman Sachs 42nd Annual Global Healthcare Conference Content Import Mon, 06/07/2021 - 08:32 Nektar Therapeutics to Participate in Fireside Chat at the Goldman Sachs 42nd Annual Global Healthcare Conference Jun 7, 2…

Nektar Therapeutics Announces First Publication of NKTR-358, a Novel Molecule Designed to Selectively Stimulate Expansion and Selective Function of T Regulatory Cells, in the Journal of Translational Autoimmunity

-- NKTR-358 Elicited Sustained and Preferential Proliferation of Regulatory T Cells Without Corresponding Effects on T Effector Cells in Preclinical Models, Supporting Development in a Broad Range of Autoimmune Disorders -- SAN FRANCISCO , May 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  Nektar Therapeutics  (Nasdaq:

Nektar Therapeutics Announces its First Publication of Preclinical Data Highlighting Anti-Tumor Properties of IL-15 Agonist, NKTR-255, in the Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer (JITC)

-- Results demonstrate NKTR-255's differentiated pharmacologic profile versus precomplexed IL-15 agonists, supporting its potential as a potent immunotherapy agent -- SAN FRANCISCO , May 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  Nektar Therapeutics  (Nasdaq: NKTR) today announced the publication of preclinical

Nektar Therapeutics Reports First Quarter 2021 Financial Results

Nektar Therapeutics Reports First Quarter 2021 Financial Results Content Import Thu, 05/06/2021 - 16:21 Nektar Therapeutics Reports First Quarter 2021 Financial Results May 6, 2021 This release is a backfill from a News Wire Earnings …
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Nektar Therapeutics Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Nektar Therapeutics founded?

    Nektar Therapeutics was founded in 1990.

  • Who are Nektar Therapeutics key executives?

    Nektar Therapeutics's key executives are Jeff Ajer, Robert B. Chess and Gil M. Labrucherie.

  • How many employees does Nektar Therapeutics have?

    Nektar Therapeutics has 618 employees.

  • What is Nektar Therapeutics revenue?

    Latest Nektar Therapeutics annual revenue is $152.9 m.

  • What is Nektar Therapeutics revenue per employee?

    Latest Nektar Therapeutics revenue per employee is $247.4 k.

  • Who are Nektar Therapeutics competitors?

    Competitors of Nektar Therapeutics include Stingray Therapeutics, Jiangsu Hansoh Pharmaceutical Group and Kyowa Kirin.

  • Where is Nektar Therapeutics headquarters?

    Nektar Therapeutics headquarters is located at 455 Mission Bay Boulevard South, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Nektar Therapeutics offices?

    Nektar Therapeutics has offices in San Francisco, Huntsville and Hyderabad.

  • How many offices does Nektar Therapeutics have?

    Nektar Therapeutics has 3 offices.