Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA)

623.90 -0.21%
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Pros
Revenue growth higher than the industry and sector averages
Forward P/S ratio low relative to industry peers
Cons
Stock price high relative to the 52-week range
Forward P/E ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward P/B ratio high relative to industry peers
Average analyst stock price below current stock price
High short interest

Pros

  1. TSLA quarterly revenue growth was 119.70%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (3.29% and 3.50%, respectively). See TSLA revenue growth chart.
  2. TSLA Price/Sales ratio is 2.50, which is low compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios. See TSLA forward Price/Sales ratio chart.

Cons

  1. TSLA stock price ($420.07) is close to the 52-week high ($446.07). Perhaps now is a good time to sell? See TSLA price chart.
  2. TSLA forward P/E ratio is 50.68, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See TSLA forward P/E ratio chart.
  3. TSLA Price/Book ratio is 10.91, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios. See TSLA forward Price/Book ratio chart.
  4. TSLA average analyst price target ($308.83) is below its current price ($420.07). See TSLA price target chart.
  5. TSLA short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 3.57. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See TSLA short interest ratio chart.