NantKwest Stock Forecast, Price & News

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+0.73 (+4.56 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume1.70 million shs
Average Volume1.57 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.83 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Biological products, except diagnostic
Year FoundedN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$40,000.00
Price / Sales45,760.88
Book Value$1.23 per share


Net Income$-65,790,000.00
Net Margins-76,658.58%




Market Cap$1.83 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A


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About NantKwest

NantKwest, Inc., a clinical-stage immunotherapy company, develops immunotherapeutic treatments for cancer and viral infectious diseases in the United States. The company develops activated natural killer (aNK) cell, a natural killer cell-line and genetically modified derivative capable of killing cancer and virally infected cells; and Nant cancer vaccine, a personalized therapy that utilizes its off-the-shelf natural killer cells. It is also developing high-affinity natural killer (haNK) product candidates primarily for the treatment of various cancers; and tank and t-haNK product candidates to treat solid tumors. NantKwest, Inc. has a co-development agreement with Altor BioScience, LLC to collaborate on the development of therapeutic applications combining the company's proprietary natural killer cells with Altor's N-801 and/or N-803 products; collaboration with Be The Match BioTherapies for the development of cell therapy to prevent COVID-19 deaths; and strategic alliance with Immunitybio. It also has a collaboration with CBR Systems, Inc. to develop a COVID-19 treatment leveraging newborn stem cells. The company was formerly known as Conkwest, Inc. and changed its name to NantKwest, Inc. in July 2015. NantKwest, Inc. was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.


Overall MarketRank

1.13 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

988th out of 2,042 stocks

Biological Products, Except Diagnostic Industry

126th out of 177 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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NantKwest (NASDAQ:NK) Frequently Asked Questions

Is NantKwest a buy right now?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for NantKwest in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" NantKwest stock.
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How were NantKwest's earnings last quarter?

NantKwest, Inc. (NASDAQ:NK) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May, 11th. The biotechnology company reported ($0.19) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.17) by $0.02. The biotechnology company earned $0.02 million during the quarter. NantKwest had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 56.06% and a negative net margin of 76,658.58%.
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What price target have analysts set for NK?

1 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for NantKwest's shares. Their forecasts range from $18.00 to $18.00. On average, they anticipate NantKwest's share price to reach $18.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are NantKwest's key executives?

NantKwest's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Barry J. Simon, Pres, Chief Admin. Officer & Exec. Director (Age 56, Pay $454.44k)
  • Ms. Sonja Nelson, Chief Financial Officer (Age 48, Pay $442.69k)
  • Mr. Richard Gerald Adcock, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Steven Yang J.D., VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
  • Dr. Jerel A. Banks Ph.D., M.D., Sr. VP Mergers and Acquisitions (Age 46)
  • Mr. Leonard S. Sender, Sr. VP of Medical Affairs - Pediatric, Adolescent & Young Adult Oncology
  • Dr. Hans Georg Klingemann, VP of R&D (Age 71)

What is Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong's approval rating as NantKwest's CEO?

14 employees have rated NantKwest CEO Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong on Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong has an approval rating of 55% among NantKwest's employees. This puts Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of NantKwest's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of NantKwest own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other NantKwest investors own include Sorrento Therapeutics (SRNE), Gilead Sciences (GILD), OPKO Health (OPK), SCYNEXIS (SCYX), VBI Vaccines (VBIV), Aldeyra Therapeutics (ALDX), Dynavax Technologies (DVAX), Matinas BioPharma (MTNB), Trevena (TRVN) and ADMA Biologics (ADMA).

When did NantKwest IPO?

(NK) raised $150 million in an initial public offering on Tuesday, July 28th 2015. The company issued 7,000,000 shares at $20.00-$23.00 per share. BofA Merrill Lynch, Citigroup, Jefferies and Piper Jaffray acted as the underwriters for the IPO and MLV & Co. was co-manager.

What is NantKwest's stock symbol?

NantKwest trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NK."

Who are NantKwest's major shareholders?

NantKwest's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Strategic Wealth Management Group LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own NantKwest stock include Barry J Simon, Frederick W Driscoll, John C Thomas, Patrick Soon-Shiong and Sonja Nelson.
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Which institutional investors are buying NantKwest stock?

NK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Strategic Wealth Management Group LLC.
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What is NantKwest's stock price today?

One share of NK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.74.

How much money does NantKwest make?

NantKwest has a market capitalization of $1.83 billion and generates $40,000.00 in revenue each year. The biotechnology company earns $-65,790,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.70) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does NantKwest have?

NantKwest employs 160 workers across the globe.

What is NantKwest's official website?

The official website for NantKwest is

Where are NantKwest's headquarters?

NantKwest is headquartered at 3530 JOHN HOPKINS COURT, SAN DIEGO CA, 92121.

How can I contact NantKwest?

NantKwest's mailing address is 3530 JOHN HOPKINS COURT, SAN DIEGO CA, 92121. The biotechnology company can be reached via phone at 858-633-0300 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/9/2021 by Staff
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