Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) marched up 2.37% compared to a 52-week low price of $186.22. The shares were last seen trading -2.49% lower, taking the closing price at $190.63 on 5/24/2019. At a recent session, the prices were hovering between $188.7505 and $199.98. This company shares are 48.62% off its target price of $283.32 and the current market capitalization stands at $34.56B. The recent change has given its price a -25.34% deficit over SMA 50 and -50.8% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed -23.02% declines, -36.2% declines and -45.14% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found TSLA’s volatility during a week at 6.14% and during a month it has been found around 4.45%.

Tesla, Inc. (TSLA) Top Holders

Institutional investors currently hold around $18.87 billion or 56.6% in TSLA stock. Look at its top three institutional owners: Baillie Gifford & Co owns $2.52 billion in Tesla, Inc., which represents roughly 7.31% of the company’s market cap and approximately 13.38% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Capital World Investors, which owns 9,424,991 shares of the stock are valued at $1.8 billion. The third largest holder is Public Investment Fund, which currently holds $1.58 billion worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 4.57% of its market capitalization.

Tesla, Inc. 13F Filings

At the end of March reporting period, 403 institutional holders increased their position in Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) by some 12,046,481 shares, 373 decreased positions by 15,859,372 and 175 held positions by 71,103,900. That puts total institutional holdings at 99,009,753 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 104 new institutional investments totaling 1,403,307 shares while 130 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 1,344,709 shares.

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Insider Trades

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Tesla, Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Director Buss Brad W has sold 38,540 shares of Tesla, Inc. (TSLA) in the trading session dated May. 16, 2019. These shares are worth $8,801,380 and were traded at $228.37 each. The SEC filing shows that Musk Elon performed a purchase of 102,880 shares. The CEO, 10% Owner added these shares by way of transaction on May. 02, 2019. The company’s shares were assimilated at $243 per share worth to an investment of some $24,999,840 to the account of Musk Elon.

Chief Technical Officer, Straubel Jeffrey B, sold 15,000 common shares of Tesla, Inc. (TSLA) in the open market. In a transaction dated Apr. 26, 2019, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $239.08, raking in a sum of $3,586,200. After this sale, 306,398 common shares of TSLA are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $58,408,651.

In the transaction dated Apr. 10, 2019, a great number of shares sold came courtesy the Director; Gracias Antonio J. disposed a total of 16,780 shares at an average price of $275.92, amounting to approximately $4,629,938. The insider now directly owns 281,263 shares worth $53,617,166.

Tesla, Inc. (TSLA) Analyst Guide

Several analysts have released their opinion on Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA), with 6 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 9 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 3 buy, 8 sell and 4 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 3.03 average brokerage recommendation [T1].