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Tesla Inc (TSLA.OQ)

TSLA.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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27 Feb 2017
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Tesla posts 4th-qtr adjusted loss of 69 cents per share
Wednesday, 22 Feb 2017 04:15pm EST 

Tesla Inc : Model 3 on track for initial production in July, volume production by September . Expect to deliver 47,000 to 50,000 Model S and Model X vehicles combined in the first half of 2017 . Quarterly GAAP loss per share of $0.78 . Quarterly non-GAAP loss per share $0.69 . Q4 total revenue $2.28 billion versus $1.21 billion a year ago . Q4 earnings per share view $-0.43, revenue view $2.18 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Quarterly vehicle deliveries 22,252 versus 17,478 . Model 3 and solar roof launches are on track for the second half of the year . Q4 total gross margin 19.1 percent versus 18 percent . Quarterly vehicle production 24,882 versus 14,037 . Says GAAP and non-GAAP automotive gross margin should recover in Q1 to Q3 2016 levels and then continue to expand in Q2 2017 . In Q1 2017, began pushing over-the-air software updates to all Autopilot-equipped cars to further increase performance and safety . Tesla says it will prioritize profitability, cash preservation over total MW deployed ahead of solar roof launch in energy generation and storage unit . Starting in Q4, co reclassified revenue, cost of revenue of energy storage products from 'services and other' into 'energy generation and storage' . Later this year, expect to finalize locations for Gigafactories 3, 4 and possibly 5 . All Tesla vehicles in production have the hardware necessary for "full self-driving" . Q3 to Q4 cash increased by over $300 million to $3.4 billion.  Full Article

Morgan Stanley upgrades Tesla Motors to overweight
Thursday, 19 Jan 2017 12:38am EST 

Tesla Motors Inc : Morgan Stanley raises to overweight from equal weight . Morgan Stanley raises price target to $305 from $242 . Morgan Stanley upgrades on less cautious Model 3 volume estimate, acceleration in ev market assumptions . Morgan Stanley says now assume a 'soft' model 3 launch in q4'17; raises FY18 volume forecast to 183,000 from 114,000 units Further company coverage: [TSLA.O] (Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com).  Full Article

Tesla's 2016 production up 64 pct from 2015
Tuesday, 3 Jan 2017 04:36pm EST 

Tesla Motors Inc : Tesla Motors Inc - Tesla produced 24,882 vehicles in Q4, resulting in total 2016 production of 83,922 vehicles, an increase of 64 percent from 2015 . Tesla delivered about 22,200 vehicles in Q4, of which 12,700 were model s and 9,500 were model X . Total 2016 Tesla deliveries were approximately 76,230 . Tesla - Due to short-term production challenges from end Oct. to early Dec. From transition to new autopilot hardware, Q4 vehicle production weighted more heavily to Q4 end . Tesla - Delay in production resulted in challenges impacting Q4 deliveries, including cars missing shipping cutoffs for Europe and Asia . Tesla Motors says Q4 net orders for model S and X were 52 percent higher than Q4 2015 and 24 percent higher than Q3 2016 Further company coverage: [TSLA.O] ((bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Tesla Motors enters into fifth amendment to ABL credit agreement, dated as of June 10, 2015
Tuesday, 20 Dec 2016 05:18pm EST 

Tesla Motors Inc : Amended credit agreement to permit borrowers to obtain up to $50 million of additional commitments pursuant to terms of credit agreement . Warehouse agreement amendment increased maximum facility limit under warehouse agreement from $300 million to $600 million . On December 15, entered into fifth amendment to ABL credit agreement, dated as of June 10, 2015 . Credit agreement amendment increased revolving commitments under credit agreement by $200.0 million, increasing it to $1.2 billion .On Dec 15, 2016, Tesla Finance LLC (TFL) and Tesla 2014 Warehouse SPV LLC entered amendment no. 2 to loan and security agreement, dated Aug 31, 2016.  Full Article

Tesla Motors to buy Grohmann Engineering
Tuesday, 8 Nov 2016 06:30am EST 

Tesla Motors Inc : Says has entered into an agreement to acquire Grohmann Engineering . Says Grohmann Engineering will become Tesla Grohmann Automation . Says expect to add over 1,000 advanced engineering and skilled technician jobs in Germany over the next two years- blog Source http://bit.ly/2fz3dUW ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Tesla,Solarcity to hold Q&A webcast to discuss pending acquisition
Monday, 31 Oct 2016 10:13pm EDT 

Tesla Motors Inc : Question & answer webcast to discuss Tesla's pending acquisition of Solarcity .Tesla - Co, Solarcity will hold 30-minute live question & answer webcast on November 1 at 2:00pm Pacific Time to discuss additional information..  Full Article

Tesla's Musk says expects to start installing solar roofs next summer
Friday, 28 Oct 2016 09:38pm EDT 

Tesla Motors Inc Solarcity Corp : Tesla's Musk says solar roof tiles will be about 98 percent as efficient as traditional panels . Solarcity CTO Peter Rive says solar roof product could have 5 percent market share for roofs within a year or two . Tesla's Musk says rollout of solar roofs would be "unwieldy" if Tesla and SolarCity are not a combined company . Tesla's Musk says expects to start installing solar roofs next summer Further company coverage: [SCTY.O] (Reporting by Deena Beasley; Editing by Sandra Maler) ((deena.beasley@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Tesla Motors Inc Q3 results press release
Wednesday, 26 Oct 2016 04:07pm EDT 

Please click on the link below for Tesla's Q3 earnings press release.:.  Full Article

Tesla and Panasonic to collaborate on photovoltaic cell and module production in Buffalo, New York
Sunday, 16 Oct 2016 11:01pm EDT 

Tesla : Tesla and Panasonic to collaborate on photovoltaic cell and module production in Buffalo, New York . The parties intend for Panasonic to begin PV cell and module production at the Buffalo facility in 2017 . Tesla - collaboration includes the production of electric vehicle and grid storage battery cells at Tesla's gigafactory .Tesla intends to provide a long-term purchase commitment for those cells from Panasonic..  Full Article

Tesla's Elon Musk says in tweet "moving the Tesla announcement to Wednesday, need a few more days of refinement"
Sunday, 16 Oct 2016 09:51pm EDT 

Tesla Motors Inc :Tesla's Elon Musk says in tweet "moving the Tesla announcement to Wednesday, need a few more days of refinement".  Full Article

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