Palantir

Palantir is a big data analytics firm that provides data management, revenue optimization and spatial frameworks solutions for businesses. Read more

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Palantir

Palantir is a big data analytics firm that provides data management, revenue optimization and spatial frameworks solutions for businesses. Read more

Alexander Karp's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of Palantir

Co-Founder & CEO

Alexander Karp

CEO Approval Rating

75/100

Founded:

2004

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNYSEPLTR

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Snowflake is the top competitor of Palantir. Snowflake was founded in 2012, and its headquarters is in San Mateo, California. Like Palantir, Snowflake also operates in the Internet Software field. Snowflake has 56 more employees than Palantir.

Tableau is seen as one of Palantir's top competitors. Tableau was founded in Seattle, Washington} in 2003. Like Palantir, Tableau also works within the Internet Software field. Compared to Palantir, Tableau generates $207.3M more revenue.

Databricks is Palantir's #3 rival. Databricks's headquarters is in San Francisco, California, and was founded in 2013. Like Palantir, Databricks also operates in the Data Processing Services sector. Databricks generates 38% of Palantir's revenue.

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Palantir Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$1.1B

Palantir's revenue is the ranked 4th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 712.4M. Over the last two quarters, Palantir's revenue has grown by 51.9%. Specifically, in Q3 2020's revenue was $289.4M; in Q3 2019, it was $190.5M.

Palantir Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Silk

Aug 2016

Source »
undisclosed
Silk provides a web-based platform that allows content creators to create interactive data visualizations and publish websites.
kimonolabs, inc.

Feb 2016

Source »
undisclosed
Kimonolabs is a platform that transforms websites into application programming interface.
FT Technologies, Inc.

Feb 2015

Source »
undisclosed
Fancy That develops a suite of enterprise software tools for the retail industry.

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Jul 2014

Source »
undisclosed
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Poptip

Jul 2014

Source »
undisclosed
Poptip develops data analysis algorithm to analyze direct conversations on social networks.

These are all the companies that Palantir has acquired. Palantir has acquired 5 companies and its latest acquisition was Silk in Aug 2016. Silk provides a web-based platform that allows content creators to create interactive data visualizations and publish websites.

Palantir Funding History

Since Palantir was founded in 2004, it has participated in 14 rounds of funding. In total Palantir has raised $4.6B. Palantir's last funding round was on Sep 2020 for a total of $1.9B

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

IPO
Sep 2020
$1.9B

Equity
Jun 2020
$549.7M
Venture Round
Nov 2016
$20M
Equity
Dec 2015
$200M
Equity
Dec 2015
$129M

Since Palantir was founded in 2004, it has participated in 14 rounds of funding. In total Palantir has raised $4.6B. Palantir's last funding round was on Sep 2020 for a total of $1.9B

Palantir Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

ICON is a construction firm that designs and builds economically priced, style-forward 3D printed residences.
$7M
Dec 22, 2020
Equity
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Sourcery Technologies operates an online electronic invoicing platform that allows food suppliers and buyers to manage their transactions.
$5M
Sep 12, 2016
Unattributed
Aug 01, 2019

These are all the companies that Palantir has invested in. Palantir has invested 5 companies and its latest investment was Silk in Aug 2016. Silk provides a web-based platform that allows content creators to create interactive data visualizations and publish websites.

Palantir News

May 13, 2021iNVEZZ

Palantir CFO claims the firm is mulling adding crypto to its balance sheet

Palantir, an American software firm that specializes in big data, is contemplating adding Bitcoin (BT... See more »
May 12, 2021InvestorPlace

Don't Chase the Next Palantir Stock Bounce Back

InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsDepending on how things play out, growt... See more »
May 12, 2021Markets Insider

Cathie Wood Loads Up $57M In Palantir As Stock Stages Reversal On Q1 Earnings Beat

Cathie Wood-led Ark Investment Management on Tuesday snapped up 2.8 million shares, worth about $56.7... See more »
May 12, 2021Benzinga

Mike Khouw Sees Unusual Options Activity In Palantir

On CNBC's "Options Action," Mike Khouw said Palantir Technologies Inc (NYSE: PLTR) traded around 200 ... See more »
May 11, 2021Benzinga

Palantir Stages Reversal Following 'Phenomenal' Earnings Report, Says Roger Monteforte

The volatile price action in Palantir Technologies Inc (NYSE: PLTR) was less about the Bitcoin (CRYPT... See more »

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Palantir Press Releases

April 1, 2021Business Wire

Palantir Issues Additional Details About Life Sciences Capabilities to be Shown at "Double Click" on Wednesday, April 14, 2021

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Palantir Technologies (NYSE:PLTR) today issued additional details about the ... See more »
December 21, 2020Business Wire

Army Vantage Reaffirms Palantir Partnership with $114M Agreement

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Palantir Technologies Inc. (NYSE:PLTR) announced today that the U.S. Army's ... See more »
December 8, 2020Business Wire

Early Palantir Investors Battle Over Huge Profits; A Lawsuit Filed by Greenberg Glusker Fields Claman & Machtinger LLP Alleges Scheme by DTA's Alex Davis to Defraud $50 Million

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The hottest tech stock on the NYSE has sparked a legal battle between two ... See more »
October 29, 2020Business Wire

Palantir Announces Date of Third Quarter 2020 Earnings Release and Conference Call

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Palantir Technologies Inc. (NYSE: PLTR) announced today that results for its... See more »
October 1, 2020Business Wire

U.S. Army Research Lab Selects Palantir Technologies Inc. for $91M Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Development

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Palantir Technologies Inc. (Palantir) announced today that it obtained a $91... See more »
October 1, 2020WebProNews

The Most Important Software Company In The World

WebProNewsPalantir CEO: The Most Important Software Company In The WorldAlex Karp, co-founder, and CE... See more »
October 26, 2019U Wire

Brown University must cut its contract with Palantir

Palantir Technologies, a software company based out of Silicon Valley, recently renewed a three-year ... See more »

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Palantir Headquarters

100 Hamilton Avenue Suite 300

Palo Alto, California94301

650-851-0200

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Palantir Summary

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Overview

Palantir provides a data-mining software that lets government agencies analyze, integrate, and visualize relationships among large amounts of data. Palantir focuses on developing products for human-driven analysis of real world data. The company has i...

CEO

Palantir's Co-Founder & CEO, Alexander Karp, currently has an approval rating of 75%. Palantir's primary competitors are Snowflake, Tableau & Databricks.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Palantir

  1. When was Palantir founded?

    Palantir was founded in 2004
  2. Who is Palantir's CEO?

    Palantir's CEO is Alexander Karp
  3. How much revenue does Palantir generate?

    Palantir generates $1.1B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Palantir have?

    Palantir has historically raised $4.6B in funding
  5. Where is Palantir's headquarters?

    Palantir's headquarters is in Palo Alto California, USA
  1. How many employees does Palantir have?

    Palantir has 2,439 employees
  2. What sector does Palantir operate in?

    Palantir is in Internet Software, Data Processing Services, Analytics
  3. Who are Palantir's competitors?

    Palantir's top competitors are Snowflake, Tableau, Databricks
  4. Who has Palantir invested in?

    Palantir's has invested in companies such as ICON, Sourcery Technologies, Inc.