$TSLA FRANKFURT — Carmaker Daimler on Thursday posted forecast-beating third-quarter results, citing a faster than expected market recovery and strong business in September. Third-quarter earnings before interest and tax reached 3.07 billion euros ($3.59 billion), Also make Freightliner and the largest truck manufacturer in the world. 100,000 semi-trucks per year manufactured. Tesla's planning on having 1000 next year and I really doubt if that's going to happen. They also make Daimler AG is one of the world's most successful automotive companies. With its Mercedes-Benz Cars & Vans, Daimler Trucks & Buses and Daimler Mobility divisions, the Group is one of the leading global suppliers of premium cars and one of the world's largest manufacturer of commercial vehicles. The market cap for Daimler is 61 billion Market cap. The market cap Tesla is 430 billion Market cap. Cult or no cult How can Tesla be 7 X what Daimler is?? TESLA ISN"T