Tesla shuts down Model 3 production to "improve automation"

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Share of Tesla, Inc. Jefferies Group now has $250.00 price target on the electric vehicle producer's stock.

Several other brokerages also recently issued reports on TSLA.

Tesla Inc shares fell $3.24 (-1.11%) in premarket trading Tuesday. Citigroup initiated coverage on shares of Tesla in a research report on Tuesday, February 13th.

The analyst continues, "In many respects, the immediate question facing TSLA stock is: is (more than) doubling the current production rate from 2k/week to 5k/ week easier than doubling from 1k/week to 2k/week". Analysts offer the company with a rating of 3 would be a sign of a Hold rating. Tesla presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $304.44. The Company's beta coefficient sits at 1.1. Tesla had a negative return on equity of 33.08% and a negative net margin of 16.68%. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned ($0.69) earnings per share.

He also Tweeted Friday that Tesla would be profitable and cash flow positive in the 3rd and 4th quarters, with no need to raise money. The insider FIELD JOHN DOUGLAS sold 1,000 shares worth $330,056. Corporate insiders own 27.70% of the company's stock. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. Confine focus to firm performance, its weekly performance was 0.35% and monthly performance was -8.05%. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here.

U.S. boycotts China telecom giant ZTE over Iran case
Other optical component companies also slid, with Lumentum Holdings Inc falling 8.9 percent and Finisar Corp dropping 4 percent. Commerce Department bans selling China's ZTE , It's never good when you're suddenly banned from selling to a major customer.

The company says tunnel-digging projects can cost as much as $1 billion per mile, but its goal is to lower these costs by a factor of 10 or more.

A number of institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of TSLA.

VP, Chief Accounting Officer, Branderiz Eric, sold 452 common shares of Tesla, Inc. Parallel Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of Tesla by 12.7% during the third quarter. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD grew its stake in shares of Tesla by 77.1% in the fourth quarter. Bamco Inc. NY raised its holdings in Tesla by 0.6% in the 4th quarter. APG Asset Management N.V. now owns 213,861 shares of the electric vehicle producer's stock valued at $55,451,000 after acquiring an additional 64,712 shares during the period. If you are accessing this piece on another website, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of U.S. and worldwide trademark and copyright laws.

Tesla is focused on the production of electric vehicles, founded in 2003. The company employs more than two thousand people.

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