Reportedly Tesla claimed to be profitable nearly a decade ago, yet still isn't?


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August 8, 2009

Tesla Claims Profitability: Do We Believe Them?
https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/08/tesla-claims-profitability-do-we-believe-them/

Aug 7, 2009

Tesla Says It Is Now Profitable, Ships 109 Roadsters In July
https://techcrunch.com/2009/08/07/tesla-says-it-is-now-profitable-ships-109-roadsters-in-july/

Nov 1, 2011

Tesla Profitable In 2013, Model S Sold Out: Elon Musk
https://www.motorauthority.com/news/1068029_tesla-profitable-in-2013-model-s-sold-out-elon-musk

Mar 8 2013

Tesla Motors reports massive losses for 2012, profitability in 1st quarter 2013
https://www.torquenews.com/1075/tesla-motors-reports-massive-losses-2012-profitability-1st-quarter-2013

May 8, 2013

Tesla hits first profitable quarter ever
https://www.cnet.com/news/tesla-hits-first-profitable-quarter-ever/

Jan 14, 2015

Tesla won’t turn profitable until 2020: Musk
https://www.marketwatch.com/story/tesla-wont-turn-profitable-until-2020-musk-2015-01-14

It seems for about a decade Tesla has been falsely promising profits in the next quarter or so.

August 28, 2018

Can Tesla Achieve Profitability This Quarter?
Elon Musk’s promise looks fanciful
https://www.gurufocus.com/news/730023/can-tesla-achieve-profitability-this-quarter

So is Tesla really going to turn a true sustainable profits anytime soon?

An analogy of Tesla’s promises of profits for the past several years.