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Nektar Therapeutics Stock Forecast, Price & News

$15.84
-0.37 (-2.28 %)
(As of 10/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$15.66
Now: $15.84
$16.21
50-Day Range
$15.91
MA: $17.84
$20.34
52-Week Range
$13.63
Now: $15.84
$28.60
Volume1.34 million shs
Average Volume1.40 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.83 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.82
Nektar Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company, researches and develops drug candidates for cancer and auto-immune disease in the United States. The company develops NKTR-181, a novel mu-opioid analgesic drug, which is in Phase III clinical trial for chronic low back pain; ONZEALD, a topoisomerase I inhibitor that is in Phase III clinical trial for advanced metastatic breast cancer in patients with brain metastases; and Bempegaldesleukin, a CD122-preferential interleukin-2 (IL-2) pathway agonist, which is in Phase I is designed to provide rapid activation and proliferation of cancer-killing CD8+ effector T cells and NK cells. It also develops NKTR-358, cytokine Treg stimulant, which is in Phase I to treat autoimmune diseases; NKTR-262, a toll-like receptor agonist that is in Phase I for oncology; and NKTR-255, which is in phase I for immuno-oncology. In addition, the is developing ADYNOVATE and ADYNOVI for hemophilia A; MOVANTIK for opioid-induced constipation in adult patients with chronic non-cancer pain; CIMZIA for crohn's disease, rheumatoid arthritis, and psoriasis/ankylosing spondylitis; and MIRCERA for anemia associated with chronic kidney disease. Further, it is developing Macugen for age-related macular degeneration; Somavert for acromegaly; Neulasta for neutropenia; Dapirolizumab Pegol for systemic lupus erythematosus; PEGPH20 for pancreatic, non-small cell lung cancer, and other tumor types; and longer-acting blood clotting proteins for hemophilia. The company has collaboration agreement with Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Ltd.; AstraZeneca AB; UCB Pharma S.A.; F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd; Bausch Health Companies Inc.; Pfizer Inc.; Amgen Inc.; UCB Pharma (Biogen); Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc.; Bristol-Myers Squibb Company; Baxalta Incorporated; and Eli Lilly and Company, as well as with Merck KGaA. Nektar Therapeutics was incorporated in 1990 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.58 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryPharmaceuticals
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:NKTR
CUSIP64026810
Phone415-482-5300
Employees723

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$114.62 million
Book Value$7.99 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-440,670,000.00
Net Margins-264.38%

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$2.83 billion
Next Earnings Date11/5/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$15.84
-0.37 (-2.28 %)
(As of 10/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Nektar Therapeutics' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Nektar Therapeutics' stock was trading at $16.47 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, NKTR shares have decreased by 3.8% and is now trading at $15.84.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Nektar Therapeutics?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Nektar Therapeutics in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Nektar Therapeutics' next earnings date?

Nektar Therapeutics is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 5th 2020.
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How can I listen to Nektar Therapeutics' earnings call?

Nektar Therapeutics will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, November 5th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Nektar Therapeutics' earnings last quarter?

Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) released its earnings results on Thursday, August, 6th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.45) EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.69) by $0.24. The biopharmaceutical company earned $48.85 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $22.76 million. Nektar Therapeutics had a negative return on equity of 28.23% and a negative net margin of 264.38%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 109.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted ($0.63) earnings per share.
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What price target have analysts set for NKTR?

15 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Nektar Therapeutics' stock. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $80.00. On average, they anticipate Nektar Therapeutics' stock price to reach $31.23 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 97.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Nektar Therapeutics' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Nektar Therapeutics own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Nektar Therapeutics investors own include Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Intel (INTC), Pfizer (PFE), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), Netflix (NFLX) and Incyte (INCY).

Who are Nektar Therapeutics' key executives?

Nektar Therapeutics' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Howard W. Robin, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 67, Pay $1.19M)
  • Mr. Gilbert M. Labrucherie, Sr. VP, CFO & COO (Age 48, Pay $695.82k)
  • Ms. Jillian B. Thomsen, Sr. VP of Fin. & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 54, Pay $470.79k)
  • Dr. Jonathan Zalevsky, Chief R&D Officer (Age 45, Pay $590.12k)
  • Mr. John P. Northcott, Sr. VP & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 42, Pay $269.56k)

What is Nektar Therapeutics' stock symbol?

Nektar Therapeutics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NKTR."

Who are Nektar Therapeutics' major shareholders?

Nektar Therapeutics' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Rhenman & Partners Asset Management AB (0.56%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.13%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.11%), State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.07%), Comerica Bank (0.06%) and DAVENPORT & Co LLC (0.03%). Company insiders that own Nektar Therapeutics stock include Gil M Labrucherie, Howard W Robin, Jeffrey Robert Ajer, Jillian B Thomsen, John Nicholson, Jonathan Zalevsky, Katharina Otto-Bernstein, Lutz Lingnau, Maninder Hora, Mark Andrew Wilson, R Scott Greer, Robert Chess and Stephen K Doberstein.
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Which institutional investors are selling Nektar Therapeutics stock?

NKTR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including KBC Group NV, WINTON GROUP Ltd, New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, DAVENPORT & Co LLC, Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC, and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. Company insiders that have sold Nektar Therapeutics company stock in the last year include Gil M Labrucherie, Howard W Robin, Jeffrey Robert Ajer, Jillian B Thomsen, Jonathan Zalevsky, Mark Andrew Wilson, R Scott Greer, and Robert Chess.
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Which institutional investors are buying Nektar Therapeutics stock?

NKTR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Rhenman & Partners Asset Management AB, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Pacer Advisors Inc., Ropes Wealth Advisors LLC, Avantax Advisory Services Inc., Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, and Contravisory Investment Management Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Nektar Therapeutics?

Shares of NKTR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Nektar Therapeutics' stock price today?

One share of NKTR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.84.

How big of a company is Nektar Therapeutics?

Nektar Therapeutics has a market capitalization of $2.83 billion and generates $114.62 million in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-440,670,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.52) on an earnings per share basis. Nektar Therapeutics employs 723 workers across the globe.

What is Nektar Therapeutics' official website?

The official website for Nektar Therapeutics is www.nektar.com.

How can I contact Nektar Therapeutics?

Nektar Therapeutics' mailing address is 455 MISSION BAY BOULEVARD SOUTH, SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94158. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 415-482-5300 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 10/31/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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