Celgene Corporation – Company Information

Celgene Corporation is a US biotechnology company that focuses on developing, manufacturing, and marketing drug therapies for the treatment of cancer and immune-inflammatory related diseases. It is based in Summit, New Jersey.

Celgene is publicly listed on the NASDAQ Stock Exchange under the stock ticker symbol ‘CELG’.

The company’s portfolio of commercial products include: VIDAZA®, REVLIMID®, THALOMID®, ABRAXANE®, ISTODAX®, and POMALYST®/IMNOVID®.

Celgene’s vision is “to build a major global biopharmaceutical corporation while focusing on the discovery, the development, and the commercialization of products for the treatment of cancer and other severe, immune, inflammatory conditions.”

Celgene Corporation was incorporated in the State of Delaware in 1986. It was originally a unit of the Celanese Corporation but was spun off as an independent company after the merger of American Hoechst Corporation with Celanese Corporation.

It has a global team of 5,100 full-time employees, operations in over 50 countries and sales in over 70 countries and regions (across Europe, North America, Latin America, Middle East, and Asia/Pacific).



  • CEO: Robert J Hugin
  • Chairman: Sol J. Barer
  • Industry: Biotechnology
  • Type: Public
  • Listed on the NASDAQ Stock Exchange
  • NASDAQ stock symbol: CELG
  • S&P 500 Component
  • Revenue: $6.493 billion USD (2013)
  • Net income: $1.449 billion USD (2013)
  • Diluted earnings per share: $3.37 USD (2013)
  • Company head office: 86 Morris Avenue, Summit, NJ 07901, USA
  • International headquarters: Route de Perreux 1 Boudry, CH-2017, Switzerland
  • Corporate contact number: +1-908-673-9000
  • Investor relations email: [email protected]
  • Website: http://www.celgene.com/

Income data (in $ millions) 2013 2012
Net product sales $6,362.3 $5,385.6
Collaborative agreements and other revenue $14.7 $10.7
Royalty revenue $116.9 $110.4
Total revenue $6,493.9 $5,506.7
Research and development $2,226.2 $1,724.2
Total costs and expenses $4,685.0 $3,760.3
Operating income $1,808.9 $1,746.4
Income before income taxes $1,665.4 $1,681.5
Income tax provision $215.5 $225.3
Net income $1,449.9 $1,456.2
Balance sheet data (in $ millions)
Total assets $13,378.2 $11,734.3
Total liabilities $7,788.3 $6,039.8
Total stockholders’ equity $5,589.9 $5,694.5
Common share data (in $)
Earnings per Common Share – Basic $3.50 $3.38
Earnings per Common Share – Diluted $3.37 $3.30

Source: “Celgene Corporation 2013 Annual Report”