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      07-11-2017, 02:18 PM   #14
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What's wrong with Tesla management? They generate no free cash flow or profit. Meanwhile their market cap is an unjustified $51 billion. They delivered 76 thousand vehicles in 2016. In contrast a company like Ford generated nearly $13 Billion in free cash flow and a net profit of almost $5 billion. In 2016 they delivered 6 MILLION vehicles. Their market cap? $45 billion. Tesla is worth more than Ford? Something is wrong here.
How can they do better? See above. Also perhaps they should prove they have a viable product that can sustain sales without government incentives.
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Thanks Artemis. Now try to convince the belligerent Karmic Man. I think he enjoys arguing because we are both talking about the same thing; Tesla isn't sustainable with its current approach. What I added was that I don't think EV's live and die with Tesla.