Tesla

Tesla is an American automotive and energy company that designs, manufactures and markets luxury electric cars, electric trucks, powertrain components and batteries. Read more

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Tesla

Tesla is an American automotive and energy company that designs, manufactures and markets luxury electric cars, electric trucks, powertrain components and batteries. Read more

Elon R. Musk's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of Tesla

Co-Founder & CEO

Elon R. Musk

CEO Approval Rating

94/100

Founded:

2003

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Ford is the top competitor of Tesla. Ford was founded in 1896, and its headquarters is in Dearborn, Michigan. Like Tesla, Ford also operates in the Automobile Manufacturers field. Ford has 137,183 more employees than Tesla.

General Motors is seen as one of Tesla's top competitors. General Motors was founded in Detroit, Michigan} in 1908. Like Tesla, General Motors also works within the Automobile Manufacturers field. Compared to Tesla, General Motors generates $86.8B more revenue.

Hyundai is Tesla's #3 rival. Hyundai's headquarters is in Seocho-Gu, Seoul Teugbyeolsi, and was founded in 1967. Like Tesla, Hyundai also operates in the Automobile Manufacturers sector. Hyundai generates 269% of Tesla's revenue.

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Tesla Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$35.4B

Tesla's revenue is the ranked 7th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 59.8B. Over the last four quarters, Tesla's revenue has grown by 63.9%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $9.9B; in Q4 2020, it was $10.7B; in Q3 2020, it was $8.8B; in Q2 2020, Tesla's revenue was $6B.

Tesla Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION

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ATW Automation company

Oct 2020

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undisclosed
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DeepScale, Inc.

Oct 2019

Source »
undisclosed
DeepScale develops driver-assistance systems such as sensors, mapping, planning and control systems for autonomous vehicles.
Hibar Systems Limited

Oct 2019

Source »
undisclosed
Hibar designs and manufactures lithium-ion battery materials, pouch cells, capacitors and manufacturing equipment for industrial applications.
Maxwell Technologies, Inc.

Feb 2019

Source »
$218M
Maxwell designs and manufactures energy storage cells, ultracapacitor modules and power delivery systems for automotive and telecommunications sectors.
PERBIX, Inc.

Nov 2017

Source »
undisclosed
PERBIX is a manufacturer of custom automation systems and build-to-print equipment.

These are all the companies that Tesla has acquired. Tesla has acquired 8 companies and its latest acquisition was ATW Automation company in Oct 2020.

Tesla Funding History

Since Tesla was founded in 2003, it has participated in 16 rounds of funding. In total Tesla has raised $6.2B. Tesla's last funding round was on Aug 2020 for a total of $100.0M

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Corporate Round
Aug 2020
$100M

Panasonic

Debt
May 2020
$565M
Secondary Offering
Feb 2020
$2B
-
Debt
Dec 2019
$1.6B
Debt
Mar 2019
$521M

Since Tesla was founded in 2003, it has participated in 16 rounds of funding. In total Tesla has raised $6.2B. Tesla's last funding round was on Aug 2020 for a total of $100.0M

Tesla Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

Off-Grid Electric is a manufacturer and retailer of solar-powered household lighting and charging systems.
$55M
Jan 19, 2018
Series D
-

These are all the companies that Tesla has invested in. Tesla has invested 8 companies and its latest investment was ATW Automation company in Oct 2020.

Tesla News

May 7, 2021The Business Journals: Houston

Tesla plans another industrial facility near Austin gigafactory, records show

Crews are working full speed to erect Tesla's $1.1 billion electric car factory in eastern Travis Cou... See more »
May 7, 2021Livemint

Tesla engineer says Musk overstates reality of Tesla's autopilot

One of Tesla Inc.'s engineers told California authorities that Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk over... See more »
May 7, 2021NDTV

Tesla Developing Platform to Allow Car Owners in China Data Access

US electric-vehicle maker Tesla said on Thursday it was developing a platform for car owners in China... See more »
May 6, 2021MarketWatch

Tesla is about to dramatically reverse market-share losses in a key region, according to this analyst

Tesla's share of the key European market has been in swift decline since 2019, when it was the region... See more »
May 6, 2021ValueWalk

Tesla Has Already Sold Out Its Q2 Production Capacity

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) has apparently sold its entire second-quarter production capacity already, su... See more »
May 6, 2021Automotive News

Tesla to set up China database so drivers can access facts

The automaker plans to have the database up and running by later this year.... See more »
May 6, 2021Techstory

Tesla Might Launch Model S Plaid to China's Hainan Expo Tesla to bring entire S3XY line to the International Consumer Expo

More than 1,000 exhibitors are to appear at the International Consumer products Expo. Being famous f... See more »

Tesla Blogs

August 25, 2018Tesla Blog

Staying Public

Earlier this month, I announced that I was considering taking Tesla private. As part of the process, ... See more »
August 10, 2018Tesla Blog

What You Need to Know about the Federal EV Tax Credit Phase Out

Since 2010, anyone purchasing a qualified electric vehicle, including any new Tesla model, has been e... See more »
August 7, 2018Tesla Blog

Taking Tesla Private

The following email was sent to Tesla employees today:Earlier today, I announced that I'm considering... See more »
May 31, 2018Tesla Blog

Welcome Sanjay Shah and Jan Oehmicke

As we continue to bring new talent to Tesla, today we’re pleased to welcome Sanjay Shah and Jan Oehmi... See more »
April 16, 2018Tesla Blog

A Not So Revealing Story

We welcome constructive criticism, but those who care about journalistic integrity should strive for ... See more »
March 31, 2018Tesla Blog

An Update on Last Week’s Accident

Since posting our first update, we have been working as quickly as possible to establish the facts of... See more »
March 28, 2018Tesla Blog

What We Know About Last Week's Accident

We were deeply saddened to learn that the driver of a Model X vehicle involved in an accident last Fr... See more »

Tesla Press Releases

March 17, 2021EIN Presswire

Tesla Allegedly Trying to Change Its Contracts to Avoid Lawsuits for False Credit Reporting.

Tesla Solar is Allegedly Trying to Get Its Customers to Sign New Contracts So That Tesla Can Avoid Fa... See more »
March 12, 2021centralcharts

Tesla, Inc. - TSLA Stock Chart Technical Analysis for 03-12-2021

News videos - Tesla, Inc. - TSLA Stock Chart Technical Analysis for 03-12-2021 - Published on 03/12/2... See more »
March 9, 2021StreetInsider

TSLA) to Provide Technical Advice During Caledonian Nickel Mining

Last year, Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk stated...... See more »
March 4, 2021StreetInsider

TSLA) Featured in Simply Wall St Journal

Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA), an American electric vehicle (EV) and clean energy company, was featured in thi... See more »
March 4, 2021WebProNews

Tesla Poised to Become $1 Trillion Company

WebProNewsTesla Poised to Become $1 Trillion CompanyTesla is poised to become the next $1 trillion co... See more »
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February 25, 2021centralcharts

Tesla, Inc. - TSLA Stock Chart Technical Analysis for 02-25-2021

News videos - Tesla, Inc. - TSLA Stock Chart Technical Analysis for 02-25-2021 - Published on 02/25/2... See more »

Tesla Videos

January 15, 2021Tesla Youtube Channel

"Discover: Arcade Mode" on YOUTUBE

January 7, 2021Tesla Youtube Channel

"Discover: Voice Commands" on YOUTUBE

December 22, 2020Tesla Youtube Channel

"Discover: Remote Access" on YOUTUBE

December 11, 2020Tesla Youtube Channel

"Discover: Driver Profiles" on YOUTUBE

December 11, 2020Tesla Youtube Channel

"Discover: Remote Climate Controls" on YOUTUBE

November 20, 2020Tesla Youtube Channel

"Discover: PIN to Drive" on YOUTUBE

November 19, 2020Tesla Youtube Channel

"Discover: Dog Mode" on YOUTUBE

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Tesla Headquarters

45500 Fremont Boulevard

Fremont, California94538

650-681-5000

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Tesla Summary

ABOUT

Overview

Tesla is an American automotive and energy company that designs, manufactures and markets luxury electric cars, electric trucks, powertrain components and batteries. Tesla was founded in 2003. Tesla's headquarters is located in Fremont, California, US...

CEO

Tesla's Co-Founder & CEO, Elon R. Musk, currently has an approval rating of 94%. Tesla's primary competitors are Ford, General Motors & Hyundai.

Website

tesla.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Tesla

  1. When was Tesla founded?

    Tesla was founded in 2003
  2. Who is Tesla's CEO?

    Tesla's CEO is Elon R. Musk
  3. How much revenue does Tesla generate?

    Tesla generates $35.4B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Tesla have?

    Tesla has historically raised $6.2B in funding
  5. Where is Tesla's headquarters?

    Tesla's headquarters is in Fremont California, USA
  1. How many employees does Tesla have?

    Tesla has 48,817 employees
  2. What sector does Tesla operate in?

    Tesla is in Automobile Manufacturers
  3. Who are Tesla's competitors?

    Tesla's top competitors are Ford, General Motors, Hyundai
  4. Who has Tesla invested in?

    Tesla's has invested in companies such as ZOLA Electric