Nikola Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2015

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 870


  • Stock Symbol
  • NKLA

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 8

  • Share Price
  • $0.50
  • (As of Wednesday Closing)

Nikola General Information


Nikola Corp is a technology innovator and integrator, working to develop inventive energy and transportation solutions. It works on a business model that enables customers and fleets to integrate next-generation truck technology, hydrogen fueling and charging infrastructure, and related maintenance. It operates in two business units: Truck and Energy. The Truck business unit and Energy business unit. The Truck business unit is engaged manufacturing and selling FCEV and BEV trucks that provide, environmentally friendly, cost effective solutions to the trucking sector. The Energy business unit is engaged in developing and constructing a network of hydrogen fueling stations to meet hydrogen fuel demand for the Company's customers.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
VectoIQ Acquisition Corp.
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • 4141 East Broadway Road
  • Phoenix, AZ 85040
  • United States
+1 (480) 000-0000

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Nikola Stock Performance

(As of Wednesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$0.50 $0.49 $0.49 - $3.71 $684M 1.36B 90.4M -$1.06

Nikola Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Mar-2024 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 1,209,186 812,212 1,094,911 3,454,363
Revenue 32,659 35,839 49,725 0
EBITDA (750,197) (735,868) (676,990) (678,142)
Net Income (944,910) (966,282) (784,238) (690,438)
Total Assets 1,152,153 1,274,857 1,236,658 989,819
Total Debt 282,262 284,861 359,873 27,450
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Nikola Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Nikola Comparisons

HQ Location
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Post Valuation
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Nikola Competitors (31)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Hyliion Formerly VC-backed Cedar Park, TX 00 00000 000000000 00000
Fisker Formerly VC-backed Manhattan Beach, CA 0000 00000 0&0
Lion Electric Formerly PE-Backed Saint-Jérôme, Canada 000 00000 00000000 00000
Proterra Formerly VC-backed Burlingame, CA 0000 00.000 000000&0
Hyzon Fuel Cell Formerly VC-backed Honeoye Falls, NY 000 00000 000000000 00000
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Nikola Patents

Nikola Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20240151356-A1 Systems and methods for monitoring hydrogen fuel Pending 08-Nov-2022 000000000
US-20240097156-A1 Air supply plenum for vehicle heat exchanger Pending 17-Sep-2022 00000000000
US-20240092161-A1 Electric vehicle radiator assembly Pending 16-Sep-2022 000000000
US-20240097231-A1 Systems and methods for electric vehicle powertrain thermal management and control Pending 13-Sep-2022 0000000000
US-20240025246-A1 Vehicle gaseous fuel storage system Pending 21-Jul-2022 B60K15/073
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Nikola Executive Team (12)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Thomas Okray Chief Financial Officer
Britton Worthen Secretary, Administration & Chief Legal Officer, Legal
Isaac Sloan Executive
Joseph Pike Executive
Mary Chan Chief Operating Officer
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Nikola Board Members (18)

Name Representing Role Since
Andrew Vesey Self Board Member 000 0000
Bruce Smith Self Board Member 000 0000
John Vesco Self Board Member 000 0000
Jonathan Pertchik JD Nikola Board Member 000 0000
Lynn De Rothschild Self Board Member 000 0000
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Nikola Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Nikola Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Nikola Investments & Acquisitions (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Romeo Power 14-Oct-2022 0000000000 000.00 Electrical Equipment 0000000 0
Wabash Valley Resources 22-Jun-2021 000000000 0000 Energy Production 00000 000
Joint Venture (Nikola Motor / General Motors) 14-Sep-2020 00000 0000 Road
VectoIQ Acquisition 03-Jun-2020 0000000000 Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC)
Nikola Iveco Europe 03-Dec-2019 Joint Venture Road
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Nikola Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Romeo Power Electrical Equipment Vernon, CA 0000
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Nikola ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated October, 01, 2023

36.5 | High Risk

Risk Scale

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Management is related to actions taken to manage ESG issues


Peers Analysis

Peer performance insights compare the company’s ESG performance to the performance of selected peers to help inform future ESG decisions and drive internal performance improvements.


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Nikola Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Nikola Iveco Europe 03-Dec-2019 00000 0000000 Completed
  • 3 buyers
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Nikola FAQs

  • When was Nikola founded?

    Nikola was founded in 2015.

  • Who is the founder of Nikola?

    Trevor Milton is the founder of Nikola.

  • Where is Nikola headquartered?

    Nikola is headquartered in Phoenix, AZ.

  • What is the size of Nikola?

    Nikola has 870 total employees.

  • What industry is Nikola in?

    Nikola’s primary industry is Road.

  • Is Nikola a private or public company?

    Nikola is a Public company.

  • What is Nikola’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Nikola is NKLA.

  • What is the current stock price of Nikola?

    As of 12-Jun-2024 the stock price of Nikola is $0.50.

  • What is the current market cap of Nikola?

    The current market capitalization of Nikola is $684M.

  • What is Nikola’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Nikola is $32.7M.

  • Who are Nikola’s competitors?

    Hyliion, Fisker, Lion Electric, Proterra, and Hyzon Fuel Cell are some of the 31 competitors of Nikola.

  • What is Nikola’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Nikola’s EPS for 12 months was -$1.06.

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