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TSLA

Tesla

$317.68

17.32 (5.77%)

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General Motors

$33.33

1.09 (3.38%)

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Tesla urges tariff exemption for car computer 'brain' made in China,Reuters says

Tesla (TSLA) has asked the Trump administration to exempt the Chinese-made car computer "brain" of its new Model 3 sedan from 25% tariffs imposed in August, saying they threaten the electric carmaker's bottom line, according to Reuters. Tesla is among a host of companies, including General Motors (GM), to warn of growing costs related to the tariff war between the world's two largest economies, the report noted. Reference Link

TSLA

Tesla

$317.68

17.32 (5.77%)

GM

General Motors

$33.33

1.09 (3.38%)

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TSLA Tesla
$317.68

17.32 (5.77%)

01/03/19
DBAB
01/03/19
NO CHANGE
Target $375
DBAB
Hold
Tesla selloff yesterday on price cuts is justified, says Deutsche Bank
Yesterday's negative stock reaction to Tesla's U.S. price cuts is justified, as the move should put pressure on consensus 2019 earnings and free cash flow estimates, and raises "real questions" about the elasticity of demand for the company's vehicles, Deutsche Bank analyst Emmanuel Rosner tells investors in a research note. The analyst, however, believes Tesla's near-term news flow could be more supportive, as he expects "robust" Q4 earnings and does not see the need for a capital raise. Further, he points out that the current stock price leaves some larger upside potential to his $375 price target. Rosner, nonetheless, keeps a Hold rating on Tesla shares.
01/03/19
JPMS
01/03/19
NO CHANGE
Target $220
JPMS
Underweight
JPMorgan cuts Tesla target to $220, keeps Underweight rating on shares
JPMorgan analyst Ryan Brinkman lowered his price target for Tesla to $220 from $225 after the company announced yesterday that Q4 deliveries tracked 90,700 vehicles, softer than his firm's estimate of 93,000. Most closely watched Model 3 deliveries totaled 63,150 in Q4 versus the consensus of 63,698 and JPMorgan's estimate of 65,000, Brinkman tells investors in a research note. Further, the announced vehicle price cuts suggest soft underlying demand, adds the analyst. He cut his Q4 earnings per share estimate for Tesla to 77c from 93c and 2019 estimate to $3.35 from $3.95. With "material downside" to his December 2019 price target of $220, Brinkman keeps an Underweight rating on Tesla.
01/02/19
GSCO
01/02/19
NO CHANGE
Target $225
GSCO
Sell
Tesla production below expectations, demand in question, says Goldman Sachs
Goldman Sachs analyst David Tamberrino said Tesla's Q4 delivery numbers "came in okay," but the company's production came in worse than he expected. He also believes demand is in question following the company's price cut and thinks the implied increase in inventory levels for the Model 3 is a concern. The question of demand, as well as the lack of re-affirmation of positive net income and FCF guidance, contributed to the shares' underperformance today, Tamberrino tells investors. He keeps a Sell rating on Tesla shares with a $225 price target.
01/02/19
RBCM
01/02/19
NO CHANGE
Target $290
RBCM
Sector Perform
Tesla price target lowered to $290 from $340 at RBC Capital
RBC Capital analyst Joseph Spak lowered his price target on Tesla shares to $290 from $340 after the company reported Q4 Model 3 deliveries that were about 3% below Factset's consensus forecast. The "bigger negative," however, was Tesla cutting prices on the Model S, X and 3 by $2,000, which Spak said "bears will seize on" as evidence of demand issues and that the company was overly reliant on the $7,500 federal tax credit. He also contends that the company's commentary supports his theory that the bulk of Tesla's "backlog" is for a base $35,000 vehicle that "does not yet exist and Tesla can't yet make profitably." Spak maintains a Sector Perform rating on Tesla shares.
GM General Motors
$33.33

1.09 (3.38%)

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12/14/18
INITIATION

On The Fly: Top five analyst initiations
Catch up on today's top five analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Tesla (TSLA) initiated with an Outperform at Wedbush and a Hold at Deutsche Bank. 2. New York Times (NYT) initiated with an Outperform at Evercore ISI. 3. Ford (F) and General Motors (GM) were initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank, while Autoliv (ALV) was initiated with a Sell. 4. AstraZeneca (AZN) initiated with a Buy at SunTrust while GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) was initiated with a Hold. 5. DaVita (DVA) initiated with an Overweight at Barclays. This list is just a portion of The Fly's analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
12/13/18
DBAB
12/13/18
INITIATION
DBAB
Deutsche Bank initiates auto sector with cautious view
Deutsche Bank analyst Emmanuel Rosner initiated coverage of the auto sector with a cautious view. Rosner said this view reflects "cyclical and macro risks for the industry across the globe, as well as secular pressure from the shift towards electrified vehicles and autonomous shared mobility." The analyst favors suppliers with "secular growth potential through adoption of their technology," and as such, initiated Aptiv (APTV) and BorgWarner (BWA) with Buy ratings. Rosner also saw value in "suppliers that can maintain organic growth through share gains or favorable end-markets, and have favorable operational track record," and as such, initiated Dana Inc (DAN) and Lear Corporation (LEA) with Buy ratings. The analyst also started General Motors (GM) and Ford (F) with Buy ratings, citing "large potential upside from restructuring and portfolio decisions, favorable product mix and cycle, and value optionality from their efforts in Mobility." Rosner said he was negative on stocks facing secular pressure or market share loss, adding that he sees downside risk in Autoliv (ALV) and Veoneer (VNE), which he initiated with Sell ratings.
12/13/18
DBAB
12/13/18
INITIATION
Target $44
DBAB
Buy
General Motors initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank analyst Emmanuel Rosner started General Motors with a Buy rating and $44 price target.
12/13/18
MSCO
12/13/18
NO CHANGE
Target $44
MSCO
Overweight
Morgan Stanley says GM closure plans may give leverage in EV incentive lobbying
Morgan Stanley analyst Adam Jonas said he believes that General Motors' U.S. headcount reduction and plant closure plans may be related to the company's lobbying efforts for an extension of federal EV tax credits. He also believes the possibility of GM plant closures could provide it with negotiating options as it seeks government assistance and/or incentives to retool its "obsolete" internal combustion technology to electric vehicle technology. If Congress passes an extension of EV tax credits or similar measures, certain plants slated for closure might justify remaining open and GM's "move may potentially put the ball in the lawmakers' court," Jonas tells investors. He maintains an Overweight rating and $44 price target on GM shares.

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LAD

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ABT

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