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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 1.14
NAS:TSLA's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
62% of the 1251 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. NAS:TSLA: 1.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NAS:TSLA' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 1.02 Max: N/A
Current: 1.14
Equity to Asset 0.21
NAS:TSLA's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
89% of the 1244 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.49 vs. NAS:TSLA: 0.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NAS:TSLA' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.86  Med: 0.18 Max: 0.61
Current: 0.21
-3.86
0.61
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 2.73
M-Score: -1.58
WACC vs ROIC
13.63%
-27.56%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

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Operating margin (%) -11.15
NAS:TSLA's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 1256 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 5.37 vs. NAS:TSLA: -11.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NAS:TSLA' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -109497.26  Med: -95.41 Max: -3.04
Current: -11.15
-109497.26
-3.04
Net-margin (%) -14.74
NAS:TSLA's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 1256 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 3.81 vs. NAS:TSLA: -14.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NAS:TSLA' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -107064.38  Med: -95.88 Max: -3.68
Current: -14.74
-107064.38
-3.68
ROE (%) -50.96
NAS:TSLA's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 1231 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 8.68 vs. NAS:TSLA: -50.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NAS:TSLA' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -227.22  Med: -88.84 Max: -18.69
Current: -50.96
-227.22
-18.69
ROA (%) -8.87
NAS:TSLA's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 1272 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 3.93 vs. NAS:TSLA: -8.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NAS:TSLA' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -224.35  Med: -46.28 Max: -4.19
Current: -8.87
-224.35
-4.19
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -11.63
NAS:TSLA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 1267 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 14.12 vs. NAS:TSLA: -11.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NAS:TSLA' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -650.5  Med: -104.95 Max: -4.57
Current: -11.63
-650.5
-4.57
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 101.60
NAS:TSLA's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 1107 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. NAS:TSLA: 101.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:TSLA' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 66.5 Max: 132.8
Current: 101.6
0
132.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -8.60
NAS:TSLA's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
81% of the 1022 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 8.10 vs. NAS:TSLA: -8.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:TSLA' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -4.3 Max: 79.1
Current: -8.6
0
79.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 23.40
NAS:TSLA's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 913 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. NAS:TSLA: 23.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:TSLA' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -21.7 Max: 74
Current: 23.4
0
74
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-02-22)


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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

TSLA Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Louis Moore Bacon 904 sh (+4009.09%)
Mario Gabelli 2,595 sh (+0.39%)
Spiros Segalas 1,421,576 sh (+2.53%)
Steven Cohen 200,000 sh (unchged)
First Eagle Investment 105 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 4,500 sh (unchged)
Ken Fisher Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 1,123,615 sh (-1.35%)
Ron Baron 1,416,828 sh (-3.33%)
Murray Stahl 2,133 sh (-15.79%)
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Q2 2016

TSLA Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 4,886 sh (New)
John Griffin 191,237 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 4,967 sh (+91.41%)
Ron Baron 1,444,655 sh (+1.96%)
First Eagle Investment 105 sh (unchged)
Spiros Segalas 1,421,576 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 1,083,115 sh (-3.60%)
Murray Stahl 1,967 sh (-7.78%)
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Q3 2016

TSLA Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Ron Baron 1,555,911 sh (+7.70%)
Murray Stahl 1,999 sh (+1.63%)
First Eagle Investment 105 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 1,019,590 sh (-5.87%)
John Griffin 161,237 sh (-15.69%)
Paul Tudor Jones 1,483 sh (-69.65%)
Spiros Segalas 1,136,018 sh (-20.09%)
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Q4 2016

TSLA Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Jim Simons 311,392 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 3,253 sh (+119.35%)
PRIMECAP Management 1,168,090 sh (+14.56%)
Ron Baron 1,577,529 sh (+1.39%)
Murray Stahl 2,015 sh (+0.80%)
First Eagle Investment 105 sh (unchged)
Ronald Muhlenkamp 3,000 sh (unchged)
John Griffin 161,237 sh (unchged)
Jana Partners 100,000 sh (unchged)
Spiros Segalas 1,067,186 sh (-6.06%)
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Business Description

Industry: Autos » Auto Manufacturers    NAICS: 336211    SIC: 3711
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Tesla Motors Inc designs, develops, manufactures and sells high-performance fully electric vehicles and electric vehicle powertrain components.

Tesla Inc, formerly Tesla Motors Inc is incorporated in the state of Delaware on July 1, 2003. The Company designs, develops, manufactures and sells high-performance fully electric vehicles and electric vehicle powertrain components. It owns its sales and service network and has operationally structured its business in a manner that it believes will enable it to rapidly develop and launch electric vehicles and technologies. Its Tesla Roadster offers acceleration and performance without producing any tailpipe emissions. The Tesla Roadster's proprietary electric vehicle powertrain system is the foundation of its business and, with design enhancements, will also form the basis for its Model S sedan, its Model X crossover, as well as future vehicles. In addition to developing its own vehicles, the Company provides services for the development of electric powertrain components and sells electric powertrain components to other automotive manufacturers. It has provided development services and powertrain components to Daimler AG (Daimler) for its Smart fortwo and A-Class electric vehicles. It has recently announced the receipt of two purchase order for the development of a full powertrain system for B-Class Mercedes Benz vehicle from Daimler. The Company sells and services its Tesla Roadster though its company-owned sales and service network in the North America, Europe and Asia.

Ratios

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Forward P/E 500.00
TSLA's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
100% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 11.52 vs. TSLA: 500.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 15.22
TSLA's P/B is ranked lower than
97% of the 1288 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. TSLA: 15.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
TSLA' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.65  Med: 25.88 Max: 66.78
Current: 15.22
6.65
66.78
P/S 6.51
TSLA's P/S is ranked lower than
93% of the 1283 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. TSLA: 6.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
TSLA' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.28  Med: 8.87 Max: 24.02
Current: 6.51
4.28
24.02
POCF 163.99
TSLA's POCF is ranked lower than
99% of the 695 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 8.72 vs. TSLA: 163.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
TSLA' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 63.13  Med: 117.77 Max: 262.95
Current: 163.99
63.13
262.95
EV-to-EBITDA 524.35
TSLA's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99% of the 1165 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 10.62 vs. TSLA: 524.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
TSLA' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5079.6  Med: -13.3 Max: 659.6
Current: 524.35
-5079.6
659.6
Current Ratio 1.27
TSLA's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
64% of the 1173 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.53 vs. TSLA: 1.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
TSLA' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 1.52 Max: 3.48
Current: 1.27
0.36
3.48
Quick Ratio 0.87
TSLA's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
66% of the 1173 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. TSLA: 0.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
TSLA' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 1.14 Max: 2.91
Current: 0.87
0.17
2.91
Days Inventory 113.78
TSLA's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
83% of the 1216 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 56.23 vs. TSLA: 113.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
TSLA' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 71.06  Med: 130.42 Max: 85491.11
Current: 113.78
71.06
85491.11
Days Sales Outstanding 20.12
TSLA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
86% of the 1005 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 60.62 vs. TSLA: 20.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
TSLA' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.9  Med: 20.98 Max: 295
Current: 20.12
8.9
295
Days Payable 128.93
TSLA's Days Payable is ranked higher than
89% of the 943 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 53.34 vs. TSLA: 128.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
TSLA' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 53.77  Med: 122.85 Max: 217742.78
Current: 128.93
53.77
217742.78

Buy Back

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Yield on cost (5-Year) 18.20
TSLA's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1618 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.58 vs. TSLA: 18.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
TSLA' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 0
Current: 18.2
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -4.80
TSLA's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
64% of the 570 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: -2.00 vs. TSLA: -4.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
TSLA' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.7  Med: -5.55 Max: 0
Current: -4.8
-13.7
0

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 15.22
TSLA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
96% of the 1226 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. TSLA: 15.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
TSLA' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.64  Med: 26.82 Max: 52.94
Current: 15.22
8.64
52.94
Price/Median PS Value 0.73
TSLA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
91% of the 1193 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. TSLA: 0.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
TSLA' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.01 Max: 2.37
Current: 0.73
0.5
2.37
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -1.60
TSLA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
88% of the 1316 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. TSLA: -1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
TSLA' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.5  Med: 0 Max: 0
Current: -1.6
-3.5
0

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $5,930
EPS (TTM) $ -6.54
Beta1.56
Short Percentage of Float21.32%
52-Week Range $156.68 - 287.39
Shares Outstanding (Mil)161.09

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 6,915 11,111 17,640 25,139
EPS ($) -1.86 -0.30 1.14 4.79
EPS w/o NRI ($) -1.86 -0.30 1.14 4.79
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
35.00%
Dividends Per Share ($)
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