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Tesla (TSLA) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-29.98 (-12.17%)
(As of 04:11 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
153.03 million shs
Average Volume
101.14 million shs
Market Capitalization
$690.14 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Tesla MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.11 Rating Score
9.2% Downside
$201.18 Price Target
Short Interest
3.30% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.25mentions of Tesla in the last 14 days
Based on 203 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$17.44 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $1.85 to $2.57 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.

4.57 out of 5 stars

Auto/Tires/Trucks Sector

14th out of 79 stocks

Motor Vehicles & Car Bodies Industry

3rd out of 28 stocks

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About Tesla Stock (NASDAQ:TSLA)

Tesla, Inc. is the world's leading manufacturer of electric vehicles. With more than 26% of the market share in 2022, the company's leadership position is all but assured for the coming decade if not longer. While specifically an EV manufacturer, however, the company is also engaged in many related and unrelated ventures that could produce significant results for shareholders.

Tesla, Inc. was first incorporated in 2003 in California as Tesla Motors, Inc but later changed its name. Founded by Martin Eberhard and Marc Terpening, Elon Musk became the company's largest shareholder in 2006 and then its CEO in 2008. Tesla went public via IPO in 2010 making it the first American automobile company to do so since Ford back in 1956. The company reached a half million in annual vehicle sales in 2020 and crossed over the 1 million mark in 2022.

Under Musk's guidance, the company was reborn and moved away from the high-end sports-car segment and into a line of cars geared toward a larger audience. The first model, the Roadster, was soon eclipsed by the Model S which is the top-selling plug-in EV car to this day. Follow-on models include the Model X SUV in 2015, the Model 3 sedan in 2017, and the Model Y crossover in 2020.

Tesla, Inc.'s name change came in 2017 shortly after then and current CEO Elon Musk agreed to acquire SolarCity and expand the company's product line. Tesla is now headquartered in Austin, Texas, and operates global manufacturing capacity through a network of Gigafactories. The company has 5 Gigafactories in key locations around the world with a 6th planned. The Gigafactories are noteworthy for multiple reasons including their size, end-to-end production capability, and non-reliance on grid-supplied power.

Tesla's automobile segment designs, develops, manufactures, leases, and sells electric vehicles in the U.S., Europe, Asia, and internationally. This segment offers a line of luxury Ev s equipped with industry-leading features. The company also generates revenue by selling excess EV credits to the business at large. The Energy Generation and Storage segment designs, manufactures, sells, and installs, solar energy generation and energy storage products for residential, commercial, and industrial customers as well as electric utilities.

One of Tesla's related products is the Tesla Powerwall and Tesla Powerpack battery packs. The Powerwall and Powerpack are stationary lithium-ion battery packs for home or industrial use. The power packs can store solar or other green-generated powers for later use or backup power in emergency situations. This segment of the business was merged with Solarcity to form the Energy Generation and Storage segment. Among the many technologies worked on by the company are self-driving/autonomous vehicles, AI, and glass along with EV motors and batteries.

TSLA Stock Price History

TSLA Stock News Headlines

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Motor vehicles & car bodies
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Price Target and Rating

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Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
35 Analysts


Net Income
$15.00 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$96.77 billion
Cash Flow
$4.23 per share
Book Value
$19.90 per share


Outstanding Shares
Free Float
Market Cap
$785.76 billion

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Should I Buy Tesla Stock? TSLA Pros and Cons Explained


Here are some ways that investors could benefit from investing in Tesla:

  • Tesla stock is currently trading at $251.52, showing a 2.1% increase, indicating positive market sentiment.
  • Tesla's innovative approach to electric vehicles and energy systems has positioned the company as a leader in the sustainable energy sector, offering long-term growth potential.
  • Recent insider transactions, such as Director Robyn M. Denholm selling shares, could indicate confidence in the company's future performance.
  • Institutional investors and hedge funds have been increasing their stakes in Tesla, reflecting growing confidence in the company's financial outlook.
  • Analyst estimates suggest that Tesla may post 1.86 earnings per share for the current fiscal year, potentially attracting investors seeking profitability.


Investors should be bearish about investing in Tesla for these reasons:

  • Analysts have issued multiple sell ratings on Tesla stock, indicating concerns about the company's performance and valuation.
  • Revenue for the recent quarter fell short of analyst estimates, raising questions about Tesla's ability to meet market expectations.
  • The average target price for Tesla stock is $192.71, suggesting potential downside risk based on current market valuations.
  • Despite positive insider activity, the overall percentage of company stock owned by insiders is relatively high at 20.90%, potentially impacting market dynamics.
  • While Tesla has shown innovation, the competitive landscape in the electric vehicle industry is intensifying, posing challenges for sustained growth and market share.
These pros and cons were generated based on recent news and financial data from MarketBeat in order to provide readers with the fastest and most accurate insights. They were last updated on Sunday, July 7, 2024. Please send any questions or comments about these Tesla pros and cons to

TSLA Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

How have TSLA shares performed this year?

Tesla's stock was trading at $248.48 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, TSLA shares have decreased by 10.9% and is now trading at $221.45.
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How were Tesla's earnings last quarter?

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 23rd. The electric vehicle producer reported $0.52 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.10. The business's quarterly revenue was up 2.3% on a year-over-year basis.

When did Tesla's stock split?

Tesla shares split before market open on Thursday, August 25th 2022. The 3-1 split was announced on Thursday, August 25th 2022. The newly created shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes on Thursday, August 25th 2022. An investor that had 100 shares of stock prior to the split would have 300 shares after the split.

What is Elon Musk's approval rating as Tesla's CEO?

2,063 employees have rated Tesla Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk on Elon Musk has an approval rating of 79% among the company's employees.

Does Tesla have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiaries of Tesla: Springpower, ATW Automation, Hibar Systems, DeepScale, Maxwell Technologies, Perbix, Grohmann Engineering, and more.

Who are Tesla's major shareholders?

Tesla's top institutional shareholders include IMC Chicago LLC, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.28%), Austin Private Wealth LLC and Bank Pictet & Cie Asia Ltd.. Insiders that own company stock include Elon Musk, Kimbal Musk, Zachary Kirkhorn, Vaibhav Taneja, Xiaotong Zhu, Andrew D Baglino, Robyn M Denholm, Kathleen Wilson-Thompson and Ira Matthew Ehrenpreis.
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How do I buy shares of Tesla?

Shares of TSLA 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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What other stocks do shareholders of Tesla own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some other companies that Tesla investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Netflix (NFLX), Alibaba Group (BABA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Walt Disney (DIS), Micron Technology (MU) and Boeing (BA).

This page (NASDAQ:TSLA) was last updated on 7/24/2024 by Staff

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