The Tesla Mess-la (Chart Of The Day 16)

Model 3 Sales Plunge Hardly a day goes by without some new revelation by Tesla Motors or its eccentric founder, Elon Musk.  After reporting a surprise profit in 2018’s third quarter, Tesla’s fortunes have since stalled. Tesla sold 140,000 of its “affordable” Model 3 in 2018, easily dominating the field for plug-in electric vehicles.  Including […]

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Tesla Driving Off The Cliff? (Chart of the Day 9)

Reality At Odds With Tesla Hype Investors in Tesla (TSLA) have bought into the growth story and “vision” of founder Elon Musk.   So have drivers.  There is no shortage of glowing reviews of Tesla’s models: The luxury model S (https://www.consumerreports.org/cars/tesla/model-s/2018/road-test) and the SUV model X. (https://www.caranddriver.com/tesla/model-x). Both have starting prices near $80,000 which can […]

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