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1 Automaker's Big Surprise

By Chris Hill - Apr 1, 2013 at 7:30PM

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Will 2013 be a major year for Tesla investors?

The following video is from Monday's Investor Beat, in which host Chris Hill and analysts Jeff Fischer and Jason Moser dissect the hardest-hitting investing stories of the day.

Shares of Tesla Motors (TSLA 7.33%) rose today after the company said it will be profitable in the first quarter, marking the first time the electric-car maker has turned a quarterly profit. Will Tesla be able to maintain its profitable ways? What does Tesla's success mean for automakers Ford (F 3.89%) and General Motors (GM 3.07%)?

In this installment of Investor Beat, we talk about the future of Tesla.

The relevant video segment can be found between 0:14 and 2:13.

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