Nkarta (NKTX) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.17 (+2.30%)
(As of 04/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
710,252 shs
Average Volume
1.89 million shs
Market Capitalization
$373.62 million
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Nkarta MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
3.00 Rating Score
135.9% Upside
$17.83 Price Target
Short Interest
9.81% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
News Sentiment
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$20 M Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From ($2.34) to ($2.30) Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.78 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

405th out of 910 stocks

Pharmaceutical Preparations Industry

181st out of 426 stocks

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About Nkarta Stock (NASDAQ:NKTX)

Nkarta, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, develops and commercializes natural killer cell therapies for cancer and autoimmune disease treatment. The company's lead product candidate is NKX019, a chimeric antigen receptor-natural killer (CAR NK) targeting the CD19 antigen that is in Phase 1 clinical trial for the treatment of relapsed/refractory (r/r) non-hodgkin lymphoma, as well as for lupus nephritis. It also develops NKX101, a CAR NK product candidate targeting cells that display NKG2D ligands, which is in Phase I clinical trial for the treatment of r/r acute myeloid leukemia or higher risk myelodysplastic syndromes, as well as for solid tumors. In addition, the company develops NKX070, targeting the CD70 tumor antigen to treat solid and liquid tumors; and NK+T cell therapy for use in the treatment of oncology, autoimmune disease, or infectious disease. It has a research collaboration agreement with CRISPR Therapeutics AG. Nkarta, Inc. was incorporated in 2015 and is based in South San Francisco, California.

NKTX Stock Price History

NKTX Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Pharmaceutical preparations
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Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
5 Analysts


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Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
Book Value
$5.56 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$373.12 million
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Paul J. HastingsMr. Paul J. Hastings (Age 64)
    CEO, President & Director
    Comp: $938.41k
  • Dr. Alicia J. Hager (Age 54)
    Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary
    Comp: $590.94k
  • Ms. Alyssa Levin C.A. (Age 39)
    CPA, Chief Financial & Business Officer and Principal Accounting Officer
  • Dr. Ralph Brandenberger Ph.D. (Age 55)
    Chief Technical Officer
  • Dr. James Trager Ph.D. (Age 61)
    Chief Scientific Officer
  • Mr. Greg Mann
    Vice President of Public Affairs and Investor Relations
  • Dr. David R. Shook M.D. (Age 46)
    Chief Medical Officer

NKTX Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Nkarta stock right now?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Nkarta in the last year. There are currently 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" NKTX shares.
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What is Nkarta's stock price target for 2024?

5 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Nkarta's shares. Their NKTX share price targets range from $15.00 to $25.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $17.83 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 135.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have NKTX shares performed in 2024?

Nkarta's stock was trading at $6.60 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, NKTX shares have increased by 14.5% and is now trading at $7.56.
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When is Nkarta's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 9th 2024.
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How were Nkarta's earnings last quarter?

Nkarta, Inc. (NASDAQ:NKTX) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March, 21st. The company reported ($0.57) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.62) by $0.05.

What other stocks do shareholders of Nkarta own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Nkarta investors own include Axcella Health (AXLA), Cronos Group (CRON), Block (SQ), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), ASML (ASML), Beyond Meat (BYND), Citigroup (C), Salesforce (CRM), CVS Health (CVS) and DraftKings (DKNG).

When did Nkarta IPO?

Nkarta (NKTX) raised $150 million in an initial public offering on Friday, July 10th 2020. The company issued 10,000,000 shares at $14.00-$16.00 per share. Cowen, Evercore ISI, Stifel and Mizuho Securities served as the underwriters for the IPO.

Who are Nkarta's major shareholders?

Nkarta's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Wasatch Advisors LP (2.36%) and Denali Advisors LLC (0.05%). Insiders that own company stock include David Shook, Dawn N Edwards, James Trager, Kanya Rajangam, Nadir Mahmood, Paul J Hastings, Paul J Hastings, Ra Capital Management, LP, Ralph Brandenberger and Simeon George.
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How do I buy shares of Nkarta?

Shares of NKTX stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:NKTX) was last updated on 4/23/2024 by Staff

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