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TSLA $337.11 -1.58 (-0.47%)

Tesla Motors Inc


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Does EPS Even Matter?
Wed, Jun 6, 2018

TSLA was one of the biggest gainers today mainly because Elon Musk Tesla announced the company is nearing its Model 3 weekly production goal of 5,000 vehicles per week.

Tesla vehicles are everywhere and are so cool, right?

The stock has been great for those that have the temperament for it.

The negative Earnings Per Share always stops me from buying and I really don't think about it much.

I think it is important to have investing rules or an investing checklist.

A consistent negative EPS disqualifies this stock for me.

18 of the past 25 quarters have had negative earnings.

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There are so many other great companies with a positive EPS, low P/E Ration and dividend.

Check out this list of dividend stocks.

If you are tempted to buy, carefully consider how much much you are willing to risk.


Wed, Jun 6, 2018 TSLA @ $319.50

Tesla Stock Charts

The 5 year and 1 year stock charts are below.


Tesla 5 year stock chart
Tesla 5 year stock chart

50 Day Moving Average

The 50 Day Moving Average is at $331.54 which is 1.68% below the stock price of $337.11.

200 Day Moving Average

The 200 Day Moving Average is at 318.34 which is 5.90% below the stock price of $337.11.

TSLA Stock Price

Below are a few key dates for the stock price.


Year To Date

Aug
16
Today

The most recent stock price is $337.11.

The Year To Date (YTD) return is +5.17%.

52 Week Low

Apr
02
Monday

The 52 Week Low stock price is $244.59 set on Mon, Apr 2, 2018 which is 136 days ago.

The current price per share is 37.83% above the 52 week low.

52 Week High

Sep 2017
18
Monday

The 52 Week High stock price is $389.61 set on Mon, Sep 18, 2017 which is 332 days ago.

The current price per share is -13.48% below the 52 week high.

All Time High

Sep 2017
18
Monday

The All Time High stock price is $389.61 set on Mon, Sep 18, 2017 which is 332 days ago.

The current price per share is -13.48% below the all time high.

Earnings

Below is the EPS, P/E Ratio and Earnings Date.


The EPS is -$13.97 and the P/E Ratio is 0.

Earnings Dates

Stocks can make big percentage moves on the earnings announcement.

Companies announce earnings either before the market open or after the close.

May
02
Wednesday

The Earnings Release Date for Tesla Motors Inc was Wed, May 2, 2018.

Since this earnings release 106 days ago, the stock price is up by +12.40%.

Aug
01
Wednesday

The most recent Earnings Release Date was on Wed, Aug 1, 2018, which was 15 days ago.

Since this earnings date, the stock price is up by +13.07%.

Tesla Dividend

Below is important Dividend information.


TSLA currently does not pay a dividend.

You may like this list of best dividend stocks of 2018.

Automotive Industry

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TSLA Company Profile

Learn more about Tesla.


Tesla Motors Inc LogoTesla Motors Inc is a Consumer Discretionary stock that trades on the NASDAQ and has a market capitalization of $57.78 Billion.

http://www.teslamotors.comTesla, Inc., formerly Tesla Motors, Inc., designs, develops, manufactures and sells fully electric vehicles, and energy storage systems, as well as installs, operates and maintains solar and energy storage products. The Company operates through two segments: Automotive, and Energy generation and storage. The Automotive segment includes the design, development, manufacturing, and sales of electric vehicles. The Energy generation and storage segment includes the design, manufacture, installation, and sale or lease of stationary energy storage products and solar energy systems to residential and commercial customers, or sale of electricity generated by its solar energy systems to customers. The Company produces and distributes two fully electric vehicles, the Model S sedan and the Model X sport utility vehicle (SUV). It also offers Model 3, a sedan designed for the mass market. It develops energy storage products for use in homes, commercial facilities and utility sites.

Spend a few minutes browsing the Tesla Motors Inc, web site at http://www.teslamotors.com.

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