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Tesla is a company that designs, develops, manufactures, and sells electric vehicles and energy storage systems. It operates in two segments: automotive and energy generation and storage. In addition, Tesla provides electric vehicle powertrain components and systems to other manufacturers and installs, operates, and maintains solar and energy storage products.
TypePublic
Founded2003
HQPalo Alto, US
Websitetesla.com
Employee Ratings3.6
Overall CultureC+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)48,016(-1%)
Job Openings4,676
Revenue (FY, 2019)$24.6 B(+15%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)$489.6 (-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Tesla

Elon Musk

Elon Musk

Chairman, Product Architect and CEO
JB Straubel

JB Straubel

Co-Founder & CTO
Zachary Kirkhorn

Zachary Kirkhorn

CFO
Drew Baglino

Drew Baglino

SVP, Powertrain and Energy Engineering
Jerome Guillen

Jerome Guillen

President, Automotive
Vaibhav Taneja

Vaibhav Taneja

Chief Accounting Officer
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Tesla Office Locations

Tesla has offices in Palo Alto, Fremont, McCarran, St Leonards and in 8 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 (Q3, 2020)

8.8b

Gross profit (Q3, 2020)

2.1b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2020), %

23.5%

Net income (Q3, 2020)

369.0m

EBIT (Q3, 2020)

809.0m

Market capitalization (20-Nov-2020)

473.3b

Closing stock price (20-Nov-2020)

489.6

Cash (30-Sept-2020)

14.5b

EV

472.4b
Tesla's current market capitalization is $473.3 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, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

2.7b2.8b3.0b3.4b4.0b6.8b4.5b6.3b6.3b6.0b6.0b8.8b

Cost of goods sold

2.0b2.1b2.5b3.0b3.4b5.3b4.0b5.4b5.1b4.8b4.8b6.7b

Gross profit

667.9m666.6m449.1m456.5m618.9m1.5b565.7m921.0m1.2b1.2b1.3b2.1b

Gross profit Margin, %

25%24%15%13%15%22%12%15%19%21%21%24%
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, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

4.0b3.0b3.5b2.7b2.2b3.0b2.2b5.0b5.3b8.1b8.6b14.5b

Accounts Receivable

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

Prepaid Expenses

271.7m313.5m321.4m379.4m422.0m325.2m464.9m569.7m660.0m1.0b1.2b1.2b

Inventories

2.2b2.4b2.5b2.6b3.3b3.3b3.8b3.4b3.6b4.5b4.0b4.2b
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
USDFY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

393.7k

Debt/Equity

1.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

3.8 x
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Tesla Operating Metrics

Tesla's Vehicles Produced was reported to be 145 k in Q3, 2020.
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Tesla Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
ATW AutomationOctober 02, 2020
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
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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

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Tesla Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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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

U.S. upgrades safety probe into nearly 159,000 Tesla vehicles

The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said on Monday it was expanding a probe into nearly 159,000 Tesla Model S and Model X vehicles, upgrading it to an engineering analysis, a step required before it can seek to compel recalls.

Tesla to join S&P 500 in December

Tesla is set to join the S&P 500 index of leading US stocks next month, with the announcement on Monday sending the electric car maker’s shares up 13 per cent in after-market trading.

Tesla stops selling $35,000 Model 3 with new 2021 model year refresh

Tesla has stopped selling the $35,000 version of the Model 3 altogether — which has been somewhat elusive ever since its launch — with the new 2021 model year refresh. Long before ever delivering a Model 3, CEO Elon Musk promised that it would be the electric car for the masses with a price point…

Tesla opens world’s largest Supercharger station

Tesla has been quickly expanding its Supercharger network lately and it just reached another milestone by opening the world’s new largest Supercharger station. It is located between two of Tesla’s biggest markets.

Tesla's new battery cell is in development at Panasonic

Tesla's longtime partner and supplier Panasonic will develop its new battery cell, the so-called Biscuit Tin. Panasonic announced the news Thursday in a financial briefing, Reuters reports, in which the Japanese company stressed its "considerable know-how" in battery tech.

Tesla launches its UK Energy Plan, hints at upcoming Virtual Power Plant project

Tesla has launched its Energy Plan for the United Kingdom. This marks one of the first big moves Tesla Energy has taken to become a viable a utility service option in the country. IT professional and environmentalist Mark W. Tebutt (@mwt2008 on Twitter) received a very intriguing email from the E…
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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, JB Straubel and Zachary Kirkhorn.

  • 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 Oshkosh Corporation, Nikola and BYD.

  • 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 8 other locations.

  • How many offices does Tesla have?

    Tesla has 12 offices.