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Tesla is a company that designs, develops, manufactures, and sells electric vehicles, and energy storage systems, as well as installs, operates and maintains solar and energy storage products. It operates in two segments: automotive and energy generation and storage. Tesla also provides electric vehicle powertrain components and systems to other manufacturers, as well as services for electric vehicles.

TypePublic
Founded2003
HQPalo Alto, US
Websitetesla.com
Employee Ratings3.4
Culture scoreC+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)48,016(-1%)
Job Openings2,198
Revenue (FY, 2019)$24.6 B(+15%)
Share Price (May 2020)$805.8 (-1%)

Key People/Management at Tesla

Elon Musk

Elon Musk

Chairman, Product Architect and CEO
Zachary Kirkhorn

Zachary Kirkhorn

CFO
Drew Baglino

Drew Baglino

SVP, Powertrain and Energy Engineering
Vaibhav Taneja

Vaibhav Taneja

Chief Accounting Officer
Lars Moravy

Lars Moravy

Vice President, Vehicle Engineering
Franz von Holzhausen

Franz von Holzhausen

Chief Designer
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Tesla Office Locations

Tesla has offices in Palo Alto, Fremont, McCarran, St Leonards and in 7 other locations
Palo Alto, US (HQ)
3500 Deer Creek Rd
Fremont, US
45500 Fremont Blvd
McCarran, US
Electric Ave
St Leonards, AU
33 Herbert St
Beijing, CN
8F, Tower 3 China Central Place No.77 Jianguo Road Chaoyang District
Prüm, DE
Rudolf-Diesel-Straße 14
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Tesla Financials and Metrics

Tesla Revenue

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Tesla's revenue was reported to be $24.58 b in FY, 2019 which is a 14.5% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q1, 2020)

6.0b

Gross profit (Q1, 2020)

1.2b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2020), %

20.6%

Net income (Q1, 2020)

68.0m

EBIT (Q1, 2020)

283.0m

Market capitalization (28-May-2020)

149.4b

Closing stock price (28-May-2020)

805.8

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

8.1b

EV

145.7b
Tesla's current market capitalization is $149.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

7.0b11.8b21.5b24.6b

Revenue growth, %

73%68%83%15%

Cost of goods sold

5.4b9.5b17.4b20.5b

Gross profit

1.6b2.2b4.0b4.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Revenue

2.7b2.8b3.0b3.4b4.0b6.8b4.5b6.3b6.3b6.0b

Cost of goods sold

2.0b2.1b2.5b3.0b3.4b5.3b4.0b5.4b5.1b4.8b

Gross profit

667.9m666.6m449.1m456.5m618.9m1.5b565.7m921.0m1.2b1.2b

Gross profit Margin, %

25%24%15%13%15%22%12%15%19%21%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

3.4b3.4b3.7b6.3b

Accounts Receivable

499.1m515.4m949.0m1.3b

Prepaid Expenses

194.5m268.4m365.7m713.0m

Inventories

2.1b2.3b3.1b3.6b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Cash

4.0b3.0b3.5b2.7b2.2b3.0b2.2b5.0b5.3b8.1b

Accounts Receivable

440.3m453.5m607.7m652.8m569.9m1.2b1.0b1.1b1.1b1.3b

Prepaid Expenses

271.7m313.5m321.4m379.4m422.0m325.2m464.9m569.7m660.0m1.0b

Inventories

2.2b2.4b2.5b2.6b3.3b3.3b3.8b3.4b3.6b4.5b
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

(773.0m)(2.2b)(1.1b)(775.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

947.1m1.6b1.9b2.2b

Inventories

(2.5b)(178.8m)(1.0b)(429.0m)

Accounts Payable

750.6m388.2m1.7b682.0m
USDY, 2020

EV/EBIT

514.9 x

EV/CFO

-331.2 x

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

3.7 x

P/E Ratio

10.1k
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Tesla Operating Metrics

Tesla's Vehicles Produced was reported to be 102.7 k in Q1, 2020.
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Tesla Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
DeepScaleOctober 02, 2019
Maxwell TechnologiesMay 16, 2019$207 m
PerbixNovember 06, 2017
Grohmann EngineeringJanuary 03, 2017$109.48 m
SolarCityNovember 21, 2016$2.15 b
Riviera ToolMay 08, 2015
Allegheny Solar 1, LLC
Allegheny Solar Manager 1
Allegheny Solar Manager 1, LLC
Ancon Holdings
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Tesla Revenue Breakdown

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Tesla revenue breakdown by business segment: 9.1% from Services and Other, 6.2% from Energy Generation and Storage and 84.7% from Automotive

Tesla revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 6.5% from Netherlands, 12.1% from China, 51.5% from United States and 29.9% from Other

Tesla Online and Social Media Presence

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Tesla Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    67/100

  • CEO Rating

    A

    75/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    66/100

  • Diversity

    B-

    68/100

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Tesla News and Updates

Tesla board certifies Elon Musk’s payday worth more than $700 million

Tesla’s board certified a financial milestone that unlocks the first tranche — worth more than $700 million — of an unprecedented multi-billion-dollar pay package for CEO Elon Musk, according a document filed Thursday with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The milestone allows Musk to purchase…

Tesla Shareholder Wants Musk to Drop His Disdain for Advertising

Tesla Shareholder Wants Musk to Drop His Disdain for Advertising

Elon Musk earns first performance-based payout from Tesla, worth more than $700 million

Musk earned the first portion of the stock options for keeping the company's market capitalization at $100 billion.

Tesla price cuts show realism in face of coronavirus slowdown

Overnight Tuesday, Tesla said it is cutting prices for its Model 3, S and X in North America by as much as 6%, and Model S and X vehicles in China by 4%.

Tesla cuts prices across EV lineup, ends free supercharging for Model S, Model X

Tesla slashed prices across its electric vehicle portfolio overnight as the automaker aims to boost sales in an economy beaten down by the COVID-19 pandemic. Reuters and Electrek were the first to report the changes. The base price of Model 3 standard range plus is now $37,990, a $2,000 reduction. B…
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Tesla Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Tesla founded?

    Tesla was founded in 2003.

  • Who are Tesla key executives?

    Tesla's key executives are Elon Musk, Zachary Kirkhorn and Drew Baglino.

  • How many employees does Tesla have?

    Tesla has 48,016 employees.

  • What is Tesla revenue?

    Latest Tesla annual revenue is $24.6 b.

  • What is Tesla revenue per employee?

    Latest Tesla revenue per employee is $511.9 k.

  • Who are Tesla competitors?

    Competitors of Tesla include Honda, Toyota and Aptiv.

  • Where is Tesla headquarters?

    Tesla headquarters is located at 3500 Deer Creek Rd, Palo Alto.

  • Where are Tesla offices?

    Tesla has offices in Palo Alto, Fremont, McCarran, St Leonards and in 7 other locations.

  • How many offices does Tesla have?

    Tesla has 12 offices.