How to Spot a Miracle (Part 1)

There are many, many sites that do a fantastic job of using analytics, financial information, quarterly reports etc to help you decide on good investments.  Those are all NECESSARY.  Ignore them at your peril, beginner-investor!  However, its also important to evaluate the qualitative elements of an investment, and that is what we’ll be discussing in this two-part…

EV Battery Deathmatch 2013

Of the major companies that make EVs, the best well known are the much-adored Chevy Volt, the affordable Nissan Leaf, and the sleek Tesla Model S.  Each has faced their own challenges and setbacks, but all face the inevitable skepticism on range.  I’m sure several of the executives on these product lines would sell their left…

Peering Ahead One Year (TSLA)

Today, Deutsche Bank raised the price target for Tesla Motors (TSLA) from $160 to $200, maintaining a BUY rating. In a nice demonstration of a self-fulfilling prophesy, TSLA is up $13 or about 8% at the announcement to $179. Let’s look forward, into the next year.  Tesla will likely go up to $200, and probably exceed it for…