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Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) – Is this large market cap stock undervalued?

Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 30631.53. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Tesla Motors, Inc. is 199.52 (with a change from open of -0.49%), this in conjunction with a target price of 228.33. Volume today has so far reached 1718482, with an average volume of about 3084.99. The GAP for this stock, is -0.50%.

The P/E ratio is *TBA, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 114.95. The current EPS for Tesla Motors, Inc., is -8.45, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of -193.60%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to -16.04%.

Looking further into the growth statistics for Tesla Motors, Inc., EPS is looking like it will grow 282.80% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 35.00%. Quarter over quarter is -44.00% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 33.00%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been -17.90%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 103.20%.

Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.10% and institutional ownership is 68.30%. Shares outstanding is 152.01, while shares float is at a value of 116.99. Float short for Tesla Motors, Inc. is 23.83% and the short ratio is 9.04.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.05, while the total debt/equity comes to 1.3. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 1.4, and the quick ratio is 1. The most recent gross margin is 21.40% and their operating margin is -20.40%. The profit margin is -24.60%.

Tesla Motors, Inc. has seen returns on assets of -12.30%, and on investment, -16.50%. Return on equity is -76.50%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is *TBA. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 6.71, with Price/book ratio coming to 11.19 and Price/cash is 9.44, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is *TBA.

The simple moving averages are -5.62% and -6.75% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -25.92% and the 52 week low is 41.45%.

Tesla Motors, Inc. has a dividend yield of *TBA, with a current price of 199.52. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is *TBA. This is in an industry, Auto Manufacturers – Major, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Consumer Goods. Tesla Motors, Inc. is based in USA.

Performance in the Auto Manufacturers – Major industry means that Tesla Motors, Inc. has seen performance for the past week of -3.33%, with performance for the month coming to 2.79%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of -9.04%, and for the half year the performance is -8.09%. Volatility for this week is 2.15% and for the month this is 2.40%.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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