Tesla Motors Company Profile (NASDAQ:TSLA)

About Tesla Motors

Tesla Motors logoTesla Motors, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures and sells electric vehicles and energy storage products. The Company produces and sells two electric vehicles: the Model S sedan and the Model X sport utility vehicle (SUV). The Company has delivered over 107,000 Model S vehicles across the world. In addition to developing its own vehicles, it sells energy storage products. Its energy storage products include the seven kilowatt-hour and 10 kilowatt-hour Powerwall for residential applications, and the 100 kilowatt-hour Powerpack for commercial and industrial applications. The Company delivers energy storage products under the Tesla Energy brand. It manufactures its products primarily at its facilities in Fremont, California, Lathrop, California, Tilburg, Netherlands and at its Gigafactory near Reno, Nevada. The Company uses battery packs manufactured at the Gigafactory for its energy storage products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Auto/Tires/Trucks
  • Industry: Auto Manufacturers - Major
  • Sub-Industry: Automobile Manufacturers
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: TSLA
  • CUSIP: 88160R10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $202.34
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $202.23
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $218.51
  • 52-Week Range: $141.05 - $269.34
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -44.37
  • P/E Growth: -5.36
  • Market Cap: $30.09B
  • Outstanding Shares: 148,692,000
  • Beta: 1.35
  • Net Margins: -24.64%
  • Return on Equity: -46.30%
  • Return on Assets: -7.44%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.05%
  • Current Ratio: 1.38%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.95%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Sell Ratings, 13 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.14)
Consensus Price Target: $247.70 (22.42% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/25/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
10/20/2016Robert W. BairdSet Price TargetBuy$338.00View Rating Details
10/21/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingUnderweightView Rating Details
10/20/2016MizuhoReiterated RatingPositiveView Rating Details
10/13/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$245.00View Rating Details
10/10/2016Barclays PLCSet Price TargetSell$165.00View Rating Details
10/6/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$240.00 -> $185.00View Rating Details
10/4/2016Global Equities ResearchReiterated RatingOverweight$385.00View Rating Details
9/28/2016Pacific CrestReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
9/8/2016Cowen and CompanyInitiated CoverageUnderperform$160.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016FBN SecuritiesBoost Price TargetOutperform$260.00 -> $275.00View Rating Details
7/25/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$290.00View Rating Details
7/24/2016S&P Equity ResearchUpgradeSell -> Hold$200.00View Rating Details
7/21/2016RBC Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$210.00View Rating Details
7/9/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/28/2016ArgusDowngradeBuy -> Hold$251.38View Rating Details
6/24/2016Standpoint ResearchUpgradeSell -> HoldView Rating Details
6/22/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingNeutral$223.00View Rating Details
6/22/2016Tigress FinancialReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
6/2/2016Sterne Agee CRTInitiated CoverageBuy$300.00View Rating Details
5/24/2016Bank of America Corp.UpgradeSellView Rating Details
5/12/2016Evercore ISIReiterated RatingBuy$310.00 -> $320.00View Rating Details
5/9/2016Dougherty & CoReiterated RatingBuy$500.00View Rating Details
5/7/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderweight$170.00 -> $185.00View Rating Details
5/3/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$325.00View Rating Details
4/21/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingFocus ListView Rating Details
2/24/2016Berenberg BankReiterated RatingSell$165.00 -> $150.00View Rating Details
12/14/2015JMP SecuritiesInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$217.02 -> $264.00View Rating Details
10/5/2015Northland SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/17/2015Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$360.00 -> $365.00View Rating Details
5/18/2015Credit Agricole SAReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
5/10/2015Ascendiant Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$320.00View Rating Details
4/7/2015FBR & CoUpgradeMarket Perform$150.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/26/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2016Q316$0.07$2.33 billionN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216($0.51)($1.06)$1.67 billion$1.56 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116($0.61)($0.57)$1.61 billion$1.60 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q415$0.11($0.87)$1.81 billion$1.75 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q3($0.50)($0.58)$1.26 billion$963.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215($0.60)($0.48)$1.16 billion$1.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115($0.49)($0.36)$1.04 billion$939.88 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.31($0.13)$1.23 billion$957.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314($0.15)$0.02$893.60 million$932.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.04$0.11$810.57 million$857.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.12$0.12$699.10 million$713.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$0.18$0.33$657.15 million$615.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313$0.11$0.12$535.41 million$431.35 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013($0.16)$0.20$393.40 million$405.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q1 2013$0.04$0.12$492.02 million$562.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2013Q4 2012($0.52)($0.65)$298.90 million$306.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q312($0.90)($0.92)$48.47 million$50.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012($0.92)($0.89)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2012($0.69)($0.76)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2012($0.63)($0.69)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011($0.57)($0.55)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011($0.51)($0.53)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011($0.52)($0.44)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2011($0.50)($0.47)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-4.15 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-4.56 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161($1.17)($1.17)($1.17)
Q3 20161($0.04)($0.04)($0.04)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 27.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 66.15%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/13/2016Kimbal MuskDirectorSell460$224.37$103,210.20View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016John Douglas FieldVPSell1,000$230.92$230,920.00View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016Elon MuskCEOSell2,782,670$213.22$593,320,897.40View SEC Filing  
5/13/2016Brad W BussDirectorSell15,333$207.75$3,185,430.75View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Kimbal MuskDirectorSell5,555$238.35$1,324,034.25View SEC Filing  
4/26/2016John Douglas FieldVPSell1,000$253.13$253,130.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2016Kimbal MuskDirectorSell11,997$232.71$2,791,821.87View SEC Filing  
12/4/2015Kimbal MuskDirectorSell5,000$229.49$1,147,450.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Jeffrey B. StraubelinsiderSell10,000$212.47$2,124,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Gregory ReichowVPSell12,709$231.60$2,943,404.40View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Kimbal MuskDirectorSell6,800$213.25$1,450,100.00View SEC Filing  
10/15/2015Jeffrey B. StraubelinsiderSell10,000$218.44$2,184,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015Jeffrey B. StraubelinsiderSell10,000$252.56$2,525,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2015Elon MuskCEOBuy82,645$242.00$20,000,090.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Deepak AhujaCFOSell5,000$257.61$1,288,050.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Ira Matthew EhrenpreisDirectorSell16,698$255.39$4,264,502.22View SEC Filing  
7/15/2015Jeffrey B StraubelInsiderSell10,000$264.33$2,643,300.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2015Jerome M GuillenVPSell1,500$264.53$396,795.00View SEC Filing  
6/15/2015Jeffrey B StraubelInsiderSell10,000$248.94$2,489,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/15/2015Jerome M GuillenVPSell1,500$248.86$373,290.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2015Jeffrey B StraubelInsiderSell10,000$247.27$2,472,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2015Jerome M GuillenVPSell1,500$246.94$370,410.00View SEC Filing  
5/11/2015Gregory ReichowVPSell10,000$239.53$2,395,300.00View SEC Filing  
2/9/2015Kimbal MuskDirectorSell4,600$214.64$987,344.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014Kimbal MuskDirectorSell4,287$234.46$1,005,130.02View SEC Filing  
6/3/2014Antonio J GraciasDirectorSell15,000$204.57$3,068,550.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2014Antonio J GraciasDirectorSell20,000$210.08$4,201,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Antonio J GraciasDirectorSell20,000$210.49$4,209,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014Antonio J GraciasDirectorSell20,000$205.02$4,100,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2014Antonio GraciasDirectorSell10,000$198.03$1,980,300.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2014Antonio GraciasDirectorSell20,000$195.79$3,915,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2014Antonio GraciasDirectorSell20,000$188.92$3,778,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Kimbal MuskDirectorSell4,811$206.43$993,134.73View SEC Filing  
4/28/2014Gregory ReichowVPSell13,000$200.00$2,600,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/17/2014Deepak AhujaCFOSell10,000$196.83$1,968,300.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013Ira Matthew EhrenpreisDirectorSell60,052$163.96$9,846,125.92View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Brad BussDirectorSell10,000$158.31$1,583,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Gregory ReichowVPSell2,084$141.19$294,239.96View SEC Filing  
7/3/2013Kimbal MuskDirectorSell4,244$117.20$497,396.80View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013Elon MuskCEOBuy1,084,129$92.24$100,000,058.96View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Brad W BussDirectorSell20,000$104.42$2,088,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Gilbert PassinVPSell1,500$104.66$156,990.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013Gilbert PassinVPSell3,500$90.00$315,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Ira Matthew EhrenpreisDirectorSell793,290$90.91$72,117,993.90View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013George BlankenshipVPSell139,444$91.16$12,711,715.04View SEC Filing  
1/18/2013Kimbal MuskDirectorSell2,908$34.48$100,267.84View SEC Filing  
12/3/2012Deepak AhujaCFOSell10,000$34.50$345,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2012Elon MuskCEOBuy35,398$28.25$999,993.50View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) Chart for Wednesday, October, 26, 2016

Last Updated on 10/26/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff