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Tesla Halts Model 3 Production, Elon Musk Admits Missteps with Automation

Tesla Halts Model 3 Production, Elon Musk Admits Missteps with Automation

On Monday, Tesla published a blog post attacking the Center for Investigative Reporting, after it released an investigative report into how the automaker reports injuries at its Fremont plant. In the tweet, Musk said "excessive automation at Tesla was a mistake" and that "humans are underrated". UBS set a $195.00 price target on shares of Tesla and gave the company a "sell" rating in a report on Friday, February 9th. A rating of a 1 or a 2 would signify a mean Buy view. Since 2008 Tesla Roadster sells.

Shares were down 2.51% early Tuesday. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Tesla from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report on Saturday, January 20th. The company now has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $304.44.

Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. reiterated a market perform rating on shares of Tesla in a report on Wednesday, November 30th. The Company's beta coefficient sits at 1.1. The electric vehicle producer reported ($0.69) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.43) by $0.26. Tesla had a negative net margin of 16.68% and a negative return on equity of 33.08%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 43.9% on a year-over-year basis. However, Musk denies this and recently claimed that Tesla "will be profitable & cash flow+ in Q3 & Q4, so obviously no need to raise money". Shares of Tesla are down 6.4% in 2018 so far and have dropped 4.2% year over year. The stock was sold at an average price of $354.58, for a total value of $284,018.58. After this sale, 1,386 common shares of TSLA are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $416,271. The Price Range 52 Weeks is one of the tools that investors use to determine the lowest and highest price at which a stock has traded in the previous 52 weeks. Following the transaction, the vice president now owns 1,287 shares in the company, valued at $456,344.46. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here.

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Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading.

A number of institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of TSLA. Parallel Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of Tesla by 12.7% during the third quarter. This is calculated by taking the current share price and dividing by the share price one month ago. "You have to remember that Tesla is not the only company making electric vehicles". Laurel Wealth Advisors Inc. lifted its position in shares of Tesla by 40.2% during the 4th quarter.