Tesla Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2003

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 140,473


  • Stock Symbol
  • TSLA

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 22

  • Share Price
  • $171.05
  • (As of Friday Closing)

Tesla General Information


Founded in 2003 and based in Palo Alto, California, Tesla is a vertically integrated sustainable energy company that also aims to transition the world to electric mobility by making electric vehicles. The company sells solar panels and solar roofs for energy generation plus batteries for stationary storage for residential and commercial properties including utilities. Tesla has multiple vehicles in its fleet, which include luxury and midsize sedans and crossover SUVs. The company also plans to begin selling more affordable sedans and small SUVs, a light truck, a semi truck, and a sports car. Global deliveries in 2023 were a little over 1.8 million vehicles.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Tesla Motors
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Alternative Energy Equipment
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • 1 Tesla Road
  • Austin, TX 78725
  • United States
+1 (512) 000-0000

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Tesla Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$171.05 $174.60 $152.37 - $299.29 $545B 3.18B 103M $4.73

Tesla Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Dec-2023 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 773,037,387 773,037,387 375,011,947 1,056,759,010
Revenue 96,773,000 96,773,000 81,462,000 53,823,000
EBITDA 13,730,000 13,730,000 17,360,000 9,569,000
Net Income 14,999,000 14,999,000 12,583,000 5,524,000
Total Assets 106,618,000 106,618,000 82,338,000 62,131,000
Total Debt 9,573,000 9,573,000 5,748,000 8,873,000
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Tesla Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Tesla Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
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Tesla Competitors (11)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Rivian Automotive Pending Transaction (Debt) Irvine, CA 00000 000.00 000000000 000.00
Lucid Group Formerly PE-Backed Newark, CA 0000 00.00 000000000 00.00
Nio Formerly VC-backed Shanghai, China 00000 000.00 000000000 000.00
Mercedes Benz Corporation Stuttgart, Germany 000000
BYD Company Corporation Shenzhen, China 000000 00.00 000000000 00.00
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Tesla Patents

Tesla Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20240062556-A1 Vision-based machine learning model for lane connectivity in autonomous or semi-autonomous driving Pending 19-Aug-2022 0000000000
US-20240051558-A1 Automated adjustment of vehicle direction based on environment analysis Pending 12-Aug-2022 0000000000
US-20240029482-A1 Model evaluation and enhanced user interface for analyzing machine learning models Pending 20-Jul-2022 00000000
US-20240005465-A1 Enhanced vision processing and sensor system for autonomous vehicle Pending 01-Jul-2022 00000000
US-11955921-B2 System and method for improving color appearance of solar roofs Active 15-Jun-2022 H02S20/25 000
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Tesla Executive Team (47)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Elon Musk Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member
Vaibhav Taneja Chief Financial Officer & Chief Accounting Officer
Nancy Cadet Diversity & Inclusion Business Partner
Yared Oliveros Senior Diversity & Inclusion Business Partner
Huma Qureshi Executive, Diversity & Inclusion
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Tesla Board Members (15)

Name Representing Role Since
Elon Musk Tesla Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member 000 0000
Ira Ehrenpreis JD DBL Partners Board Member, Chairperson & Independent director of Compensation & Nominating and Governance 000 0000
James Murdoch Self Board Member 000 0000
Jeffrey Straubel Tesla Founder & Board Member 000 0000
Joe Gebbia Self Board Member 000 0000
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Tesla Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Tesla Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Tesla Investments & Acquisitions (22)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Wiferion 31-Jul-2023 0000000000 Electrical Equipment
eDRV 18-Feb-2023 0000 00000 Business/Productivity Software
Aescape 16-Nov-2022 00000 0000 000.00 Other Healthcare Technology Systems
Voicy (Social/Platform Software) 19-May-2022 0000 00000 00.000 Social/Platform Software
Balboa Insurance Company 21-Jan-2022 Merger/Acquisition Multi-line Insurance
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Tesla Subsidiaries (4)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
SolarCity Alternative Energy Equipment San Mateo, CA 2006
Tesla Automation Machinery (B2B) Prüm, Germany 0000
Tesla (Ultra-Fast Chargers based in the United States) Other Energy
Balboa Insurance Company Multi-line Insurance Newport Beach, CA
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Tesla ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated January, 10, 2024

25.26 | Med Risk

Risk Scale

A lower score indicates better sustainability












Exposure refers to the extent to which a company is exposed to different material ESG issues



Management is related to actions taken to manage ESG issues


Peers Analysis

Peer performance insights compare the company’s ESG performance to the performance of selected peers to help inform future ESG decisions and drive internal performance improvements.


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Tesla Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Wiferion 31-Jul-2023 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 00000
Blanco Minerals 01-Dec-2019 Corporate 0000 Completed
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Tesla FAQs

  • When was Tesla founded?

    Tesla was founded in 2003.

  • Who is the founder of Tesla?

    Elon Musk, Jeffrey Straubel, and Ian Wright are the founders of Tesla.

  • Who is the CEO of Tesla?

    Elon Musk is the CEO of Tesla.

  • Where is Tesla headquartered?

    Tesla is headquartered in Austin, TX.

  • What is the size of Tesla?

    Tesla has 140,473 total employees.

  • What industry is Tesla in?

    Tesla’s primary industry is Automotive.

  • Is Tesla a private or public company?

    Tesla is a Public company.

  • What is Tesla’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Tesla is TSLA.

  • What is the current stock price of Tesla?

    As of 12-Apr-2024 the stock price of Tesla is $171.05.

  • What is the current market cap of Tesla?

    The current market capitalization of Tesla is $545B.

  • What is Tesla’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Tesla is $96.8B.

  • Who are Tesla’s competitors?

    Rivian Automotive, Lucid Group, Nio, Mercedes Benz, and BYD Company are some of the 11 competitors of Tesla.

  • What is Tesla’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Tesla’s EPS for 12 months was $4.73.

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