timwest
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Tesla Lives On - Long Live Jean West

NASDAQ:TSLA   TESLA MTRS INC
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Tesla             survived the weekend (reinvigorated by the stock 2ndary last week at $242), unlike my mother Jean West who passed away in peace Sunday holding her son's hand and let go of her life to join her adoring husband, my Dad, in heaven. I hope that you all get to enjoy life the way my mother did and the generous way she loved and supported all of those she came in contact with.

I wish you all of the great success in investing (and trading) that my family has experienced in our lifetimes and take a moment to be grateful for the incredible gifts we all have received, including the technology we have at our fingertips, designed and built by the amazing TradingView team here.

Forever grateful,

Tim
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Algokid PRO
a year ago
Hi Tim

I'm sorry to hear the news about your mother. My condolences to you and your family.

Algo
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My condolences to you and yours
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759820 PRO
a year ago
Awe, Im sorry Tim =(
I hope your doing ok
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Stelian
a year ago
My condolences, Tim!
She clearly raised a clever and grateful son : )
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kenny1924
a year ago
So sorry to hear about your loss, but more importantly I notice how wonderfully you have accepted it, and are dealing with the loss. It took me many years to do so, but I thoroughly enjoy the same benefits that my Mom and Dad left behind for me. Good luck Tim and please continue to educate us on better ways of trading.
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Chukkala
a year ago
My deepest condolences Tim
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Deeply sorry for your loss Tim, I'm grateful as you say, this site is indeed a great thing, and it has brought wonderful people into my life, like my mentor and friend (you). All the best, Ivan.
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GcNaif MOD
a year ago
my deepest condolences to you and your family.
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Justiceisfalse
a year ago
My condolences to you and your family.
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mazdaki PRO
a year ago
my condolences to you and your family. Tim, we wish you strength in these difficult times.
to all, life is short enjoy the good times and forget the bad.
Counting number of summers left is my way of keeping a level head in all issues in life.
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My Condolences to you and your family Tim.
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You are a good man Tim!
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I'm really sorry for your loss , My heart felt condolences to you
Shayeg
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Jean West Gave Us A Priceless And Wonderful Gift = Tim West. And For This We're Grateful! May Her Maker Keep Her Safe In His Bosom. To You-Mr West- And Family, May God Comfort You For Painfully Taking A Part of You. 'Uzoba' Strong!
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mazdaki PRO
a year ago
Tim, thanks for the analysis. I would like to get your take on decreasing PS ratio as the company grows. Eventually, the PS will come down to the average which is currently 0.5 for the auto industry. One would assume that the trading range would keep ratcheting down and we may have already seen the peak in the stock. the average car company is worth in the 25 to 50 billion today and these are mature companies. the largest is Toyota and even if we assume that if tesla will replace them 10 years from now and discount it for risk we could not come up with substantially a significant multiple.
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timwest PRO mazdaki
a year ago
You can look at MSFT as an example too. Since Tesla has 3-4 times the profit margins and is really a software company too, I think it will take on an entirely different "trajectory" than the other auto companies and take a much slower descent in PSR and hold at a much higher level, perhaps 3 times - 4 times higher multiple. The Model-3 could generate tremendous sales in 5-10 years and imagine their platform could be selling 500,000-1,000,000 cars per year. If Tesla can produce enough batteries, which they have a factory that currently can receive a railroad car full of raw material and the factory can produce lithium batteries with very little human intervention. These are the levels of scale that are being built into Tesla and speak volumes to me about the future value of Tesla. If you simply wrote at the money calls for the next 12 months for the next three years, I think your returns would be decent and in the area of 20% return while the company builds up critical mass and builds more demand as people slowly change their way of thinking about the current restrictiveness of limited range on electric batteries.
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G13Man timwest
a year ago
i to am waiting to see how this battery factory cranks out the batteries. I also am hoping for battery improvement across the industry for the benefit of man kind .
I am sorry to here about your Mom, Mine left this world Feb 14 2015 , Waiting for the resurrection so we can all rejoice with our saviour and past friends !
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