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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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.46
TSLA's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
65% of the 1251 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. TSLA: 0.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
TSLA' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 1.02 Max: N/A
Current: 0.46
Equity to Asset 0.11
TSLA's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
95% of the 1227 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. TSLA: 0.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
TSLA' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.86  Med: 0.18 Max: 0.61
Current: 0.11
-3.86
0.61
F-Score: 2
Z-Score: 1.91
M-Score: -1.96
WACC vs ROIC
8.92%
-36.63%
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 : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) -20.28
TSLA's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
95% of the 1242 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 5.23 vs. TSLA: -20.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
TSLA' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -109497.26  Med: -95.41 Max: -3.04
Current: -20.28
-109497.26
-3.04
Net-margin (%) -23.91
TSLA's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
95% of the 1243 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 3.72 vs. TSLA: -23.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
TSLA' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -107064.38  Med: -95.88 Max: -3.68
Current: -23.91
-107064.38
-3.68
ROE (%) -103.41
TSLA's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
99% of the 1221 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 8.55 vs. TSLA: -103.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
TSLA' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -227.22  Med: -88.84 Max: -18.69
Current: -103.41
-227.22
-18.69
ROA (%) -13.59
TSLA's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
94% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. TSLA: -13.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
TSLA' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -224.35  Med: -46.28 Max: -4.19
Current: -13.59
-224.35
-4.19
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -19.42
TSLA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 1254 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 13.32 vs. TSLA: -19.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
TSLA' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -650.5  Med: -104.95 Max: -4.57
Current: -19.42
-650.5
-4.57
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 101.60
TSLA's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 1113 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. TSLA: 101.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
TSLA' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 66.50 Max: 132.8
Current: 101.6
0
132.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -8.60
TSLA's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
79% of the 1008 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. TSLA: -8.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
TSLA' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -4.30 Max: 79.1
Current: -8.6
0
79.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 23.40
TSLA's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 891 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. TSLA: 23.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
TSLA' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -21.75 Max: 72.7
Current: 23.4
0
72.7
» TSLA's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-08-05)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

TSLA Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Ron Baron 1,222,447 sh (+0.67%)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 1,248,420 sh (-0.78%)
Murray Stahl 3,575 sh (-15.44%)
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Q3 2015

TSLA Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Ron Baron 1,274,558 sh (+4.26%)
PRIMECAP Management 1,149,340 sh (-7.94%)
Murray Stahl 2,704 sh (-24.36%)
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Q4 2015

TSLA Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Mario Gabelli 2,585 sh (New)
First Eagle Investment 105 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 22 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 1,044 sh (New)
Ron Baron 1,465,675 sh (+14.99%)
Spiros Segalas 1,386,532 sh (unchged)
PRIMECAP Management 1,138,965 sh (-0.90%)
Murray Stahl 2,533 sh (-6.32%)
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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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Business Description

Industry: Autos » Auto Manufacturers
Compare:SHSE:600104, XTER:NSU, TSE:7270, XPAR:RNO, LSE:HYUO » details
Traded in other countries:TL0.Germany, TSLA.Mexico, TSLA.Switzerland, 0R0X.UK,
Tesla Motors Inc designs, develops, manufactures and sells high-performance fully electric vehicles and electric vehicle powertrain components.

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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industry
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history
Forward P/E 78.13
TSLA's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
99% of the 125 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 10.36 vs. TSLA: 78.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 29.86
TSLA's P/B is ranked lower than
99% of the 1242 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.39 vs. TSLA: 29.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
TSLA' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.65  Med: 27.68 Max: 66.78
Current: 29.86
6.65
66.78
P/S 6.65
TSLA's P/S is ranked lower than
94% of the 1255 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.68 vs. TSLA: 6.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
TSLA' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.28  Med: 9.57 Max: 24.02
Current: 6.65
4.28
24.02
Current Ratio 1.02
TSLA's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
82% of the 1103 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. TSLA: 1.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
TSLA' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 1.61 Max: 3.48
Current: 1.02
0.36
3.48
Quick Ratio 0.61
TSLA's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
86% of the 1103 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. TSLA: 0.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
TSLA' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 1.26 Max: 2.91
Current: 0.61
0.17
2.91
Days Inventory 134.32
TSLA's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
88% of the 1203 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 58.47 vs. TSLA: 134.32 )
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: 134.32
71.06
85491.11
Days Sales Outstanding 27.29
TSLA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
81% of the 1003 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 59.83 vs. TSLA: 27.29 )
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: 27.29
8.9
295
Days Payable 110.84
TSLA's Days Payable is ranked higher than
86% of the 985 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 52.21 vs. TSLA: 110.84 )
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: 110.84
53.77
217742.78

Valuation & Return

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history
Price/Tangible Book 29.87
TSLA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
99% of the 1195 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. TSLA: 29.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
TSLA' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.64  Med: 28.05 Max: 52.94
Current: 29.87
8.64
52.94
Price/Median PS Value 0.70
TSLA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
87% of the 1209 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. TSLA: 0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
TSLA' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 0.95 Max: 2.19
Current: 0.7
0.47
2.19
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -2.78
TSLA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
88% of the 1282 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 7.10 vs. TSLA: -2.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
TSLA' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.12  Med: 0.00 Max: 0
Current: -2.78
-3.12
0

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $4,253
EPS (TTM) $ -7.80
Beta0.99
Short Percentage of Float32.97%
52-Week Range $141.05 - 286.65
Shares Outstanding (Mil)133.94

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 8,660 12,036 17,384
EPS ($) 0.41 2.78 5.47
EPS without NRI ($) 0.41 2.78 5.47
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
35.00%
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