Tesla: Elon Musk Is Spreading FUD

Jun. 23, 2022 3:51 PM ETTesla, Inc. (TSLA)AAPL208 Comments


  • With a repeated emphasis on Tesla's tough outlook due to supply constraints, Shanghai lockdowns, production challenges, and an imminent recession, Elon Musk is dialing-up investors' angst on the stock's prospects.
  • Wall Street analysts have cut volume projections and PTs for Tesla as Musk warns of a "tough quarter" in Shanghai and ramp-up challenges in Austin and Berlin, alongside stronger-than-expected rate hikes.
  • The downward-adjusted consensus average estimates are now near levels we had projected back in April - 270,000-level Q2 deliveries; PT $1,100.
  • While near-term investor angst and broad-based market volatility are weighing on Tesla's stock performance, it is creating an attractive opportunity to buy in on unmatched long-term growth prospects in the burgeoning EV industry.
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Job cuts, production nightmares, rising input costs, and a looming recession - Elon Musk has been preparing everyone for the worst at Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) every time he has had something to say in recent weeks, spreading fear, uncertainty, and doubt (FUD). On one hand, the

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