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) pushed the Automotive industry higher today making it today's featured automotive winner. The industry as a whole closed the day down 0.3%. By the end of trading, Tesla Motors rose 84 cents (2.9%) to $29.95 on light volume. Throughout the day, 774,340 shares of Tesla Motors exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.4 million shares. The stock ranged in a price between $29.01-$30.04 after having opened the day at $29.01 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $29.11. Other companies within the Automotive industry that increased today were:
), up 9.1%,
), up 5.3%,
), up 2.5%, and
), up 2.5%.
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Tesla Motors, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and sells electric vehicles and electric vehicle powertrain components. The company offers Tesla Roadster, an electric sports car. Tesla Motors has a market cap of $3.07 billion and is part of the
sector. Shares are up 5.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are seven analysts that rate Tesla Motors a buy, two analysts rate it a sell, and three rate it a hold.
TheStreet Ratings rates Tesla Motors as a
. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, deteriorating net income, generally high debt management risk, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins.
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On the negative front,
), down 5.4%,
), down 4.8%,
), down 3.7%, and
), down 3.5%, were all laggards within the automotive industry with
) being today's automotive industry laggard.
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