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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 2021)2,593(+5%)
Job Openings322
Revenue (FY, 2020)$1.1 B(+48%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$26.6
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 which is a 47.2% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2021)

3.8b

Gross profit (Q2, 2021)

284.7m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2021), %

7.6%

Net income (Q2, 2021)

(138.6m)

EBIT (Q2, 2021)

(146.1m)

Market capitalization (21-Sept-2021)

50.0b

Closing stock price (21-Sept-2021)

26.6

Cash (30-Jun-2021)

2.3b

EV

47.9b
Palantir's current market capitalization is $50 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

595.4m742.6m1.1b

Revenue growth, %

25%47%

Cost of goods sold

165.4m242.4m352.5m

Gross profit

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

Revenue

146.3m176.3m190.5m229.3m251.9m289.4m341.2m3.8b

Cost of goods sold

44.8m56.6m65.1m64.3m68.4m149.3m74.1m90.9m

Gross profit

101.5m119.7m125.5m165.0m183.5m140.0m267.1m284.7m

Gross profit Margin, %

69%68%66%72%73%48%78%8%
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, 2021Q2, 2021

Cash

1.5b1.8b2.3b2.3b

Accounts Receivable

106.1m162.3m151.4m243.0m

Prepaid Expenses

61.8m41.6m

Current Assets

1.7b2.4b2.6b2.7b
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, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Net Income

(164.7m)(1.0b)(123.5m)(262.1m)

Depreciation and Amortization

7.8m10.3m3.2m8.0m

Accounts Payable

(35.0m)(29.4m)51.0k14.6m

Cash From Operating Activities

(226.3m)(278.3m)116.9m139.6m
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: 55.8% from Government and 44.2% from Commercial

Palantir revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 52.5% from Unites States, 12.1% from United Kingdom, 8.9% from France and 26.4% from Rest of World

Palantir Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

100/100

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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

Up 14% Last Month, What’s Next For Palantir Stock?

Big data and analytics player Palantir’s stock rallied by over 9% over the last week (five trading days) compared to the S&P 500 which declined by about 1% over the same period. The stock also remains up by about 14% over the last month. There are a couple of developments driving the recent gain…

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U.S. Navy’s Solar Drone Will Fly 90-Day Missions Seeing All With Palantir Technology

An uncrewed, solar-powered from Skydweller Aero will fly 90-day missions with an on-board analytic system capable of rapidly processing the vast amounts of data it collects.
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Palantir Blogs

Gotham Online Migration Framework

There’s one concern that unites software engineers across the globe, regardless of project, industry or tenure: how do I best deploy and manage updates to my software? From new features to bug fixes to performance improvements, we want to make sure our products are running optimally. This question i…

Optimizing Git’s Merge Machinery, #6

Editor’s note: This is the sixth and final post in a series by a Palantir Software Engineer on scaling Git’s merge and rename detection machinery. Click to read the first, second, third, fourth, and fifth blog posts.The first post in this series included some background information on how the Git me…

Leveraging Palantir Foundry to Monitor Genetic Mutations of COVID-19

Leveraging Palantir Foundry to Monitor COVID-19 Genetic MutationsAs the world continues to respond to the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) pandemic, scientific institutions and public health officials worldwide are grappling with new genetic variants of the virus. Viruses, by their nature, are constantly chang…

Making IoT Functional Today — Learnings From The Field

Making IoT Functional Today — Learnings From The FieldA few years ago, Palantir COO Shyam Sankar penned an op-ed entitled ‘Data is the new snake oil,’ laying bare the strategies employed by software companies to peddle ‘Big Data’ as a panacea for all problems facing the modern enterprise. His point,…

Using Envoy for Egress Traffic

In this blog post, Palantir’s Network Infrastructure team will share our recent experience transitioning to Envoy to enable granular egress traffic filtering for the forward proxy in Rubix, Palantir’s Kubernetes infrastructure. Envoy is an open-source, high-performance edge and service proxy with bu…

Transforming the Newsroom: Ringier and Palantir

In this post, Chief Product Officer of Blick-Group and former Editor-in-Chief of Blick.ch, Katia Murmann, and Palantir Deployment Strategist Romain de Ganay discuss the foundations of Ringier AG’s partnership with Palantir and how they’re leveraging the platform to better inform readers.For more inf…
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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 2,593 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 $421.4 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.