Tesla Model-S Montage im Werk Tilburg, Niederlande 18.02.2016Dominik Asbach—laif/Redux
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The American automaker, energy storage company, and solar panel manufacturer is headquartered in Palo Alto, Calif. The company specializes in electric cars, lithium-ion battery energy storage, and solar panels through their subsidiary SolarCity. The company is known to be the first to produce an electric sportscar. Tesla originally started with expensive cars by targeting affluent buyers but moved into larger, more competitive markets with a lower price point as the company grew.

Company Info

CEOElon Musk
CEO TitleChairman & Chief Executive Officer
SectorMotor Vehicles & Parts
IndustryMotor Vehicles and Parts
HQ LocationPalo Alto, CA
Years on Fortune 500 List1

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

Revenues ($M)$7,000
Profits ($M)$-674.9
Assets ($M)$22,664
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$4,753
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$45,390

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues-9.6%
Profits as % of Assets-3%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity-14.2%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)-4.68
EPS % Change (from 2015)-
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2016)-11%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)49.6%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)-