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Palantir is a provider of software applications for integrating, visualizing and analyzing information. The company builds data fusion platforms for integrating, managing and securing any kind of data. Palantir layers applications for fully interactive, human-driven, machine-assisted analysis. It offers two principal software platforms: Palantir Gotham and Palantir Foundry. Gotham enables users to identify patterns hidden deep within datasets, ranging from signals intelligence sources to reports from confidential informants. Foundry transforms the ways organizations operate by creating a central operating system for their data.
TypePublic
Founded2004
HQDenver, CO, US
Websitepalantir.com
Employee Ratings4.2
Overall CultureB+

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2020)2,398
Job Openings183
Revenue (FY, 2020)$1.1 B(+48%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)$24.5(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Palantir

Alexander Karp

Alexander Karp

Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer, and Director
Stephen Cohen

Stephen Cohen

Co-Founder, President, Secretary, and Director
Shyam Sankar

Shyam Sankar

Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President
David Glazer

David Glazer

Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Matthew Long

Matthew Long

General Counsel
Ryan Taylor

Ryan Taylor

Chief Legal and Business Affairs Officer
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Palantir Office Locations

Palantir has offices in Denver, New York, Palo Alto, Seattle and in 15 other locations
Denver, CO, US (HQ)
1555 Blake St
New York, NY, US
15 Little W 12th St
Palo Alto, CA, US
100 Hamilton Ave
Seattle, WA, US
419 Occidental Ave S
Washington, DC, US
1025 Thomas Jefferson St NW
Canberra, AU
71 Northbourne Ave
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Palantir Financials and Metrics

Palantir Revenue

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Palantir's revenue was reported to be $1.09 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2021)

341.2m

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

267.1m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

78.3%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

(123.5m)

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

(114.0m)

Market capitalization (7-Jun-2021)

45.7b

Closing stock price (7-Jun-2021)

24.5

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

2.3b

EV

43.6b
Palantir's current market capitalization is $45.7 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

595.4m742.6m1.1b

Revenue growth, %

25%

Cost of goods sold

165.4m242.4m352.5m

Gross profit

430.0m500.2m740.1m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

146.3m176.3m190.5m229.3m251.9m289.4m341.2m

Cost of goods sold

44.8m56.6m65.1m64.3m68.4m149.3m74.1m

Gross profit

101.5m119.7m125.5m165.0m183.5m140.0m267.1m

Gross profit Margin, %

69%68%66%72%73%48%78%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

1.1b1.1b2.0b

Accounts Receivable

19.2m50.3m156.9m

Prepaid Expenses

51.9m

Current Assets

1.2b1.2b2.3b
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Cash

1.5b1.8b2.3b

Accounts Receivable

106.1m162.3m151.4m

Prepaid Expenses

61.8m

Current Assets

1.7b2.4b2.6b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(580.0m)(579.6m)(1.2b)

Depreciation and Amortization

13.9m12.3m13.9m

Accounts Payable

11.0m23.4m(34.7m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(39.0m)(165.2m)(296.6m)
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2019Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Net Income

(280.5m)(164.7m)(1.0b)(123.5m)

Depreciation and Amortization

6.4m7.8m10.3m3.2m

Accounts Payable

(19.4m)(35.0m)(29.4m)51.0k

Cash From Operating Activities

(340.3m)(226.3m)(278.3m)116.9m
USDFY, 2018

Financial Leverage

-0.8 x
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Palantir Operating Metrics

FY, 2019H1, 2020

Platforms

2

Patent Applications

800

Patents (Foreign)

500

Patents (US)

475
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Palantir Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
SilkAugust 10, 2016
Kimono LabsFebruary 15, 2016
FT TechnologiesFebruary 06, 2015
PropellerJuly 31, 2014
PoptipJuly 29, 2014
VoicegemFebruary 16, 2013
Palantir Engineering Israel Ltd.
Palantir GSC Inc.
Palantir International Inc.
Palantir Italia S.R.L.
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Palantir Revenue Breakdown

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Palantir revenue breakdown by business segment: 46.5% from Government and 53.5% from Commercial

Palantir revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 39.8% from Unites States, 16.2% from United Kingdom, 10.3% from France and 33.7% from Rest of World

Palantir Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

97/100

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Palantir Online and Social Media Presence

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Palantir Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B+

    77/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    86/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    86/100

  • Diversity

    A

    84/100

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Palantir News and Updates

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Palantir Blogs

Testing in Depth. (Also, please don’t use undeclared dependencies.)

How did this bug escape testing? Why didn’t it wake the engineers up in middle of the night? Continue reading on Palantir Blog »

Building the digital grid: the role of software in grid resilience

A challenging decade for utilitiesOver the last ten years, changes in the power sector have challenged the stability and safety of the electrical grid. A few major changes include: The shifting mix of production technologies. A fall in the cost of renewables, pressure to meet the climate crisis, an…

Hardening Palantir’s Kubernetes Infrastructure with Cilium

Containerized infrastructure has become an industry-wide trend as engineering teams lean on the likes of Docker or Kubernetes to manage, deploy, and scale their environments; here, Palantir is no exception. We built Rubix, Palantir’s Kubernetes infrastructure, with two primary goals in mind: streaml…

Optimizing git’s merge machinery, #3

Editor’s note: This is the third post in a series by a Palantir Software Engineer on optimizing git’s merge and rename detection machinery. Click to read the first and second posts.This is the third in a series of blog posts on scaling git’s merge and rename detection machinery. In particular, the f…

Remote life at Palantir

Remote life at Palantir: Intern and new grad perspectiveEditor’s Note: As we embark on a second summer of remote work, we’re publishing posts about remote life at Palantir. Click to read Julio’s story for a deep-dive into one intern’s experience and lessons learned.When COVID-19 forced the world int…
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Palantir Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Palantir founded?

    Palantir was founded in 2004.

  • Who are Palantir key executives?

    Palantir's key executives are Alexander Karp, Stephen Cohen and Shyam Sankar.

  • How many employees does Palantir have?

    Palantir has 2,398 employees.

  • What is Palantir revenue?

    Latest Palantir annual revenue is $1.1 b.

  • What is Palantir revenue per employee?

    Latest Palantir revenue per employee is $455.7 k.

  • Who are Palantir competitors?

    Competitors of Palantir include Tyler Technologies, Verint and Tableau Software.

  • Where is Palantir headquarters?

    Palantir headquarters is located at 1555 Blake St, Denver.

  • Where are Palantir offices?

    Palantir has offices in Denver, New York, Palo Alto, Seattle and in 15 other locations.

  • How many offices does Palantir have?

    Palantir has 19 offices.