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    • The Rest Of Us
      The Rest Of Us

      I know it's been while, but finally came around to finishing another video! I know the business videos aren't everyone's favourites, but I hope you enjoy!

      EDIT: Some short answers to questions I've seen in the comments:

      *1. From where did I get the information?*
      Almost put that one in the video - all the financial info I use is from the companies' own financial statements/ quarterly reports. Publicly traded companies need to publish those regularly and you can find them on their websites - just google.

      *2. If Tesla made a loss of $2.2 billion, how come they only lost $60 million in cash?*
      Because not every cost you incur is paid in cash. For example, say you own a car. Last year, your car lost $1,000 in value. If you were a business, in your accounting you would note down those $1,000 as a *cost* - because it is a real cost! But not a cost you have to pay in cash. That's why "profits" and "losses" are on paper. But cash is the hard currency you gained or lost.

      *3. What about government subsidies?*
      Yes, the US government has been supporting Tesla through tax breaks and loans. The reason I didn't touch on this in the video, is because the effective amount of cash Tesla has received through those programs is borderline insignificant, compared to the amount of cash they have received from non-state lenders and investors. In comparison, GM and Ford have received an order of magnitude more support from the US government during the crisis.

      about 1 year ago
    • white dwarf
      white dwarf In reply to The Rest Of Us

      Those are my favourites!
      Please continue the great work

      about 3 months ago
    • alarjak
      alarjak In reply to The Rest Of Us

      Tesla didn't get any subsidies, ALL ev's get subsidies. Oil gets thousand times more subsidies.

      about 5 months ago
    • D'BO
      D'BO In reply to The Rest Of Us

      Awesome video dude!
      ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

      about 6 months ago
    • furriephillips
      furriephillips In reply to The Rest Of Us

      The Rest Of Us I’d love you to do an update video, maybe in at Christmas time, or just after the new year.

      about 7 months ago
    • Kai Brandt
      Kai Brandt In reply to The Rest Of Us

      Your german/russian i guess.

      about 7 months ago
    • Alex Frankl
      Alex Frankl

      A year on and Tesla nearly finished , two fingers hanging onto that cliff edge !

      about 3 hours ago
    • walter allen
      walter allen

      Tesla is on the same track as Amazon. Greedy short term Wall Street stay away.

      about 1 day ago
    • Em Hunter
      Em Hunter

      Cause it have not been broken YET

      about 2 days ago
    • Christos Agapitos
      Christos Agapitos

      In most parts correct but not exactly accurate, P<AVC : Broke , P=AVC : Loss but keeps going , P>MC>AVC : Profits. Tesla after one year from your very informative video is still on the 2nd scenario joggling with various financial risks. Hope it holds strong but most probably won't make any profits in the near future.

      about 5 days ago
    • PunkJabi
      PunkJabi

      What if the cash invested in Tesla starts being pulled out by investors? That's what's coming.

      about 6 days ago
    • BadaiSnyFounet 4ever
      BadaiSnyFounet 4ever

      How to make something easy to understand hard to undestand should be the title of your video

      about 7 days ago
    • BadaiSnyFounet 4ever
      BadaiSnyFounet 4ever

      That s BS, the only reson why is Tesla could run a business that is losing billions for years is that they are indexed at stock exchange and linked to the world of finance, everyday business will be shut down after a year of unpaid debts.

      about 7 days ago
    • Seth Larcomb
      Seth Larcomb

      Tesla is intentionally running at a loss because it's investing in expensive automation. Amazon did the same thing. Most early business strategies use this.

      about 11 days ago
    • Chris Ridenhour
      Chris Ridenhour

      I pray they keep going, I love the company their products!

      about 14 days ago
    • PatrickAndFriendsPRO
      PatrickAndFriendsPRO

      the troubled oil industry will kick the EV industry into high gear very soon. f-u saudi arabia.

      about 15 days ago
    • Botu
      Botu

      Tesla is broke, It's just that the price of their stock is not showing it yet.

      about 19 days ago
    • dragasoni
      dragasoni In reply to Botu

      Botu: It’s starting to show now...

      about 3 days ago
    • Olizitation
      Olizitation

      Respekt! Super gut erklärt :)

      about 19 days ago
    • LovingBlue
      LovingBlue

      I like your video,can you do more!!!

      about 21 day ago
    • Avoidmk_c
      Avoidmk_c

      Very nice video left a like

      about 22 days ago
    • Max Sharpe
      Max Sharpe

      Tesla will BLOW UP in the coming years make my words

      about 24 days ago
    • niven poovanen
      niven poovanen In reply to Max Sharpe

      *mark

      about 18 days ago
    • Billblom
      Billblom

      And with their big sales push, how did they lose $700,000,00 in the most recent report. Appears like they are still losing great buckets of money and now sales are dropping. With the China super factory losing the Panasonic battery operation, what is going to happen?

      about 26 days ago
    • I love Vidz
      I love Vidz

      This should be a game would be fun

      about 26 days ago
    • jim kontoroupis
      jim kontoroupis

      tesla has never been an actual company...tesla is a subsidiary company of nasa...which is trying to make space travel cool again...elon is just a plastic surgeons doll which begs for money everytime he gets in order to get ppl to mars...comon...

      about 27 days ago
    • Luca
      Luca

      thanks for this awesome video!!!!

      about 27 days ago
    • Steven Dufour
      Steven Dufour

      clear illustrations and very well explained. SUBBED.

      about 27 days ago
    • Black Jack
      Black Jack

      Elon probably have Airpods

      about 27 days ago
    • Gmail X
      Gmail X

      Because the fraudster Musk knows how to sell dreams to low information posers and how to defraud billions of tax payer dollars in corporate welfare. Tesla's are junk and the company has failed by any reasonable measure. Tesla buyers are invariably vile expressions of humanity.

      about 28 days ago
    • K Murray
      K Murray

      keshh

      about 28 days ago
    • Mike Love Thyself
      Mike Love Thyself

      Elon musk is iron man let everyone in YouTube tell it

      about 29 days ago
    • Tom Crisp
      Tom Crisp

      Well done.

      about 1 month ago
    • Flat Earther
      Flat Earther

      Tesla logo kind of looks like T Series!

      about 1 month ago
    • Sagar Maruthi
      Sagar Maruthi

      Why Mac pro manufacturing video for a Tesla?

      about 1 month ago
    • CynicalThought
      CynicalThought

      Amazing video. Loved the Breaking Bad reference :)

      about 1 month ago
    • findvoltage
      findvoltage

      bwhahahaahahahahaaaaaaaa!

      about 1 month ago