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Last Updated: Jan-20-2017 20:05:25

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Today's Tesla Stock Update

Here's a daily update on the Tesla stock price for interested investors, plus some key data on TSLA stock that's important to know. While we frequently give readers a more detailed Tesla stock price analysis, you can get a quick rundown of key TSLA numbers here, for January 21, 2017.Let's start with the last closing price for TSLA stock, which was $244.73. Tesla shares closed up 0.40% or $0.97 from the day before.To put this latest Tesla closing price in perspective, here's a look at where the TSLA share price has traded in the past year...The Tesla stock price is above where it was last year at this time, with the stock price having risen by 23.17%.

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The Tesla stock price 52-week high is $269.34. That was hit on 4/07/2016. The TSLA stock 52-week low is $141.05, reached on 2/09/2016.Another number to note - TSLA trading volume yesterday was 7,732,300. That's greater than Tesla stock's average daily trading volume of 4,204,288.Tesla's market capitalization - the amount of shares outstanding times the share price - is 36,658,106,000. That gives Tesla a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of the start of April 2016, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Tesla stock is . That's the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare TSLA to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of TSLA is -6.52.Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for Tesla is 1.29.Tesla stock does not pay a dividend right now. Most stocks considered "dividend stocks" have a yield of 2% or more.Money Morning gives you Tesla stock news daily. We publish new info on TSLA and dozens of other key companies we're watching now, every day, so investors will never miss an opportunity. As always, our content is free.

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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) Profile

Prior Close$243.76
Market Cap$36.66 B
PE Ratio
Tesla Motors Inc. designs manufactures and sells electric vehicles and electric vehicle powertrain components. The Company is headquartered in Palo Alto California.
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BLBDBlue Bird Corp$0.37 B
ELIOElio Motors Inc.$0.23 B

TSLA Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$0.71 (2016-10-26)
2nd Quarter Earnings$-1.06 (2016-08-03)
3rd Quarter Earnings$-0.57 (2016-05-04)
4th Quarter Earnings$-0.87 (2016-02-10)
PE Ratio0
EPS Growth53.73%
Recent Earnings$0.71
Annual EPS$-3.93
Market Capitalization$36.66 B
Insider Shareholder %0.277%
Annual Revenue$5.93 B
Number of Shares Outstanding149,790 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %56.73%
Annual Net Income$0B
TTM Net Profit Margin$199.73
One Year Return20.82%
Three Year Return37.06%
Five Year Return814.19%
Five Year Revenue Growth0%
Five Year Earnings Growth0%
Five Year Dividend Growth0%
Last Quarter EPS$0.14
Annual EPS$-3.93
Annual Dividend$0
Annual Dividend Yield0%
Change in EPS YTD53.73%
PE Ratio
Recent Earnings$0.71
Dividends per Share$
Stock Split Ratio

TSLA Key Stats

Last Price$244.73
Net Change$0.97 (0.4%)
Ask Price$245.01
Open Price$245.46
Previous Close Price$243.76
High Price$246
Low Price$243.01
Number of Trades4
Fifty Two Week High$269.34 (2016-04-07)
Fifty Two Week Low$141.05 (2016-02-09)
Average Daily Volume5,390,162
Share Outstanding149,790 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$0/yr
Dividend Yield0%