Musk is Setting the Stage for his Tesla “Poor Me” Defense

Musk is Setting the Stage for his Tesla “Poor Me” Defense

Musk is Setting the Stage for his Tesla “Poor Me” Defense Musk knows trouble is coming and he is laying the ground work to defend any legal proceedings. Tesla shares took a pounding Friday amid fresh fears about the future of the electric carmaker after a wide-ranging interview with chief executive Elon Musk in which […]

Musk Builds Excuse for Tesla Tweet

Musk Builds Excuse for Tesla Tweet

Musk Builds Excuse for Tesla Tweet Elon Musk has claimed exhaustion from overwork as he deals with the aftermath of a market-rattling tweet on taking Tesla private — a mess that worsened with reports that US regulators subpoenaed him over the statement. “This past year has been the most difficult and painful year of my […]

Musk Under Stress, Sent Out His ‘420’ Tweet While Driving

Musk Under Stress, Sent Out His ‘420’ Tweet While Driving

Musk Under Stress, Sent Out His ‘420’ Tweet While Driving on 7 August The going-private  ‘420’ Tweet has set off a firestorm, causing Tesla’s stock spike $TSLA Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk said no one saw or reviewed his ‘420’ Tweet about the plan to take Tesla  private before he posted it according to the […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Agreement with Panasonic Unchanged

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Agreement with Panasonic Unchanged

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Agreement with Panasonic Unchanged $TSLA Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) has revised an agreement that required it to buy all of the solar cells and modules Panasonic Tesla revised an agreement that required it to buy all of the solar cells and modules Panasonic produced at their jointly operated factory in Buffalo, New York Under the new terms […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Target $250

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Target $250

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Target $250 The Securities and Exchange Commission has reportedly sent subpoenas to Tesla Inc. about plans to take the company private, with a special focus on two words in Chief Executive Elon Musk’s brief tweet last week: “funding secured.” Elon Musk is, if nothing else, a warrior. He has battled short sellers. […]

Tesla is all Trouble

Tesla is all Trouble

Tesla is all Trouble A former Tesla technician took to Twitter to detail what he says is extensive evidence of malpractice and waste at the electric carmaker’s factories, and potentially deadly battery defects in its cars. Martin Tripp is a former Tesla technician who used to work in the electric carmaker’s dystopian-sounding Gigafactory 1 battery […]

SEC’s Scrutiny of Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) and Elon Musk Expands

SEC’s Scrutiny of Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) and Elon Musk Expands

SEC’s Scrutiny of Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) and Elon Musk Expands $TSLA The US Securities and Exchange Commission has sent subpoenas to Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) regarding CEO Elon Musk’s ‘420’ plan to take the company private and his statement that funding was “secured.” The fledgling EV makers shares fell as much as 4% but cut their losses […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) An oil conspiracy theory

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) An oil conspiracy theory

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) An oil conspiracy theory To get a sense of Musk’s distrust of the fossil fuel industry, you don’t have to go back far. In an email to his workforce in June, Musk alleged attempts by a former employee, later identified as Martin Tripp, to “sabotage” the company. The letter described “a long […]

Elon Musk’s ‘420’ Surprise for Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA): No Bids, No Offers

Elon Musk’s ‘420’ Surprise for Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA): No Bids, No Offers

Elon Musk’s ‘420’ Surprise for Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA): No Bids, No Offers $TSLA Tesla’s ($TSLA) board named a special committee of 3 friendly directors Tuesday to decide what to do about CEO Elon Musk’soffer to take the fledgling EV maker private at a surprising 420/share. The board announced the move in Tesla’s 1st filing with the […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Musk Try’s to Buy Back Wall Street

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Musk Try’s to Buy Back Wall Street

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Musk Try’s to Buy Back Wall Street Elon Musk says his claim last week that the necessary funding had been secured was based on repeated and ongoing conversations with the Saudi Arabian sovereign wealth fund. The take-private tweet may have violated an SEC rule about public announcements. Musk says he felt it […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Musk Struggling for Clarity in ‘420’ Surprise

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Musk Struggling for Clarity in ‘420’ Surprise

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Musk Struggling for Clarity in ‘420’ Surprise $TSLA Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA)Chief Executive Elon Musk said Monday a 31 July  meeting with Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund convinced him he could secure funding to take the EV-maker private, but that he was still talking to the fund and other investors as he seeks […]

Major Luxury Auto Makers EVs Coming to ‘Kill’ Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA)

Major Luxury Auto Makers EVs Coming to ‘Kill’ Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA)

Major Luxury  Auto Makers EVs Coming to ‘Kill’ Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) $TSLA A wave of Tesla killers is about to roll off the production lines of premium European carmakers including Jaguar, Audi, Mercedes-Benz and BMW, starting now. Count it as another headache for Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk, whose tweets about taking the company private are reportedly under […]

Saudi’s PIF Has No Interest in Banking Elon Musk in Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Buyout

Saudi’s PIF Has No Interest in Banking Elon Musk in Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Buyout

Saudi’s PIF Has No Interest in Banking Elon Musk in Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Buyout $TSLA PIF’s reluctance will add to the pressure on CEO Musk to produce details of his financing plan. Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund (PIF) has shown no interest so far in financing Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk’s proposed ‘420’ $72-B deal […]

Tesla Looks to be in Trouble

Tesla Looks to be in Trouble

Tesla chief executive Elon Musk got into legal hot water this week after announcing on Twitter he had sufficient financing already in hand to take the electric automaker private. Many in US financial circles are wondering where he will he get all this money, and have turned skeptical despite the reverence in which they normally […]

Key Events in the Life of Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA)

Key Events in the Life of Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA)

Key Events in the Life of Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) $TSLA Here are some of the key events in Tesla Inc’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) turbulent history as a public company. June 29, 2010 – Chief Executive Elon Musk and team ring the Nasdaq opening bell as Tesla becomes the 1st car company to go public in the United States […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO, Elon Musk Sued For Fraud

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO, Elon Musk Sued For Fraud

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO, Elon Musk Sued For Fraud $TSLA Friday, Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) and its CEL, Elon Musk were sued by an investor who said they fraudulently engineered a scheme to “completely decimate” short-sellers, through Mr. Musk’s proposal to take the EV company private. Short-sellers borrow shares they believe are overpriced, sell them, and then […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Short-Sellers Back in Force

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Short-Sellers Back in Force

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Short-Sellers Back in Force $TSLA The number of Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) shares sold short has rebounded and are now higher than before CEO Elon Musk proposed Tuesday taking the EV maker private, according to data from financial technology and analytics firm S3 Partners. As of Thursday, 34.75-M Tesla shares were sold short, up […]

Where is the ‘420’ Money Coming from Elon?

Where is the ‘420’ Money Coming from Elon?

Where is the ‘420’ Money Coming from Elon? $TSLA Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk still has not said where the Money to take Tesla private at ‘420’ would come from. Tuesday, Elon Musk did not just say he was considering taking Tesla private Tuesday. He said the funding to do so was “secured.” No one knows […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) SEC Is Intensifying Its Probe

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) SEC Is Intensifying Its Probe

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) SEC Is Intensifying Its Probe Short sellers have a way of rattling even the most confident business leaders. A classic of the genre is Overstock chief executive Patrick Byrne, whose crazed diatribes against investors betting on a stock-price drop include a public conference call during which he ranted about a shadowy “Sith Lord” out […]

Musk’s Plan to Take Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Private Does Not Make Sense

Musk’s Plan to Take Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Private Does Not Make Sense

Musk’s Plan to Take Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Private Does Not Make Sense $TSLA The SpaceX Model May Offer a Clue as to Musk’s ‘420’ Tweet to Take Tesla Private Elon Musk’s plan to take Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) private does not make sense because it was poorly communicated and calls for a Ultra high valuation The suggestion that […]

Tesla, Inc. (NYSE:TSLA) Sell Now or Hang On?

Tesla, Inc. (NYSE:TSLA) Sell Now or Hang On?

Tesla, Inc. (NYSE:TSLA) Sell Now or Hang On? Tesla’s big stock rally after a tweet from CEO Elon Musk that said he is considering taking the company private put an important convertible bond above its conversion price, potentially easing financial pressure on the carmaker. Tesla shares surged 11 percent Tuesday after a tweet from Musk’s […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports $TSLA Day 3 of the Musk Mystery, as the pressure mounts on him to reveal the source of the $72-B needed to take Tesla private. Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and […]

SEC Inquires into Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) about Musk’s ‘420’ Tweet on Taking Company Private

SEC Inquires into Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) about Musk’s ‘420’ Tweet on Taking Company Private

SEC Inquires into Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) about Musk’s ‘420’ Tweet on Taking Company Private $TSLA CEO Musk’s   ‘420’ declaration in a nutshell The US SEC has made an inquiry into Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) about whether 1 of Elon Musk’s Tweets regarding the possibility of taking the company private was truthful The US SEC is also looking into why Mr. […]

Tesla Running from Reality

Tesla Running from Reality

Exiting US stock markets, a possibility raised Tuesday by Tesla CEO Elon Musk, could ease some of the pressure on the electric automaker but will come at a hefty cost. – Testing the waters – Tesla debuted on Wall Street in 2010, seven years after its launch, with a Nasdaq listing under the ticker symbol […]

Musk Vs Wall St

Musk Vs Wall St

“Boring bonehead questions are not cool. Next?” Tesla chief Elon Musk complained in May, shortly before shutting down questions from Wall Street. The now-infamous conference call in a nutshell represents the unorthodox approach of Musk, whose brazen aspirations to remake the transportation universe and confrontational approach to opponents has aroused both passionate support and furious […]

Tesla will Approve Going Private

Tesla will Approve Going Private

Tesla’s board of directors said Wednesday it will evaluate chief executive Elon Musk’s proposal to take the electric car maker private. Given Musk is in total control of the board the answer is a forgone conclusion. Going private will save Tesla facing massive conversions and a public battle with debtors should one emerge, but it […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk is in Deep Legal Peril Over ‘420’ Buyout Tweet

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk is in Deep Legal Peril Over ‘420’ Buyout Tweet

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk is in Deep Legal Peril Over ‘420’ Buyout Tweet $TSLA. Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk could be hit with civil and criminal penalties if he did not shore up the $72-B in financing before Tweeting about possibly going private with his auto company Former Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Harvey Pitt told the business […]

Tesla. Inc.’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Has Major Trouble Inside Its New York Solar Plant

Tesla. Inc.’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Has Major Trouble Inside Its New York Solar Plant

Tesla. Inc.’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Has Major Trouble Inside Its New York Solar Plant $TSLA Tesla Inc’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) production of solar roof tiles is being delayed by assembly-line problems at its new publicly subsidized factory and difficulties producing a product that satisfies the aesthetic demands of CEO Elon Musk, 8 former and current employees of both companies […]

Elon Musk Pulls Classic Pump and Dump Move

Elon Musk Pulls Classic Pump and Dump Move

Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk said Tuesday he was considering taking the company private, sending shares sharply higher before trading was halted, a classic pump and dump move. Musk, who has cut a controversial figure on social media and beyond, sent the financial world abuzz again around 1650 GMT, tweeting, “Am considering taking Tesla private […]

US Stocks Headed to Record Territory

US Stocks Headed to Record Territory

US Stocks Headed to Record Territory $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX Tuesday, US stocks advanced for a 4th session running, with the S&P 500 climbing 0.3% to 2858. The benchmark index is now within 0.5% of its 26 January record high. The tech-heavy NAS Comp climbed 0.3%, and the DJIA rose 0.5%. The S&P 500 […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Trading Halted on Musk ‘420’ Comments

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Trading Halted on Musk ‘420’ Comments

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Trading Halted on Musk ‘420’ Comments $TSLA Tesla, Inc’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk made a surprising proposal to take the fledgling EV maker private has prompted regulators to suspend trading in the company’s stock. The unusual step taken Tuesday afternoon came shortly after Mr. Musk dropped a bombshell on Twitter by announcing he […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stormy weather in Shortville

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stormy weather in Shortville

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stormy weather in Shortville Shares of Tesla closed more than 16 percent up Thursday, a day after CEO Elon Musk and the automaker promised a profitable second half of 2018 during its second-quarter earnings report. The stock had its best day since December 2013 when it gained 16.53 percent. It’s a welcome […]

Elon Musk and Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Have Made 100’s of Millions from California’s EV Mandate.

Elon Musk and Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Have Made 100’s of Millions from California’s EV Mandate.

Elon Musk and Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Have Made 100’s of Millions from California’s EV Mandate $TSLA The Trump Administration proposed rolling back Hussein Obama-era fuel economy standards, including withdrawing California’s authority to regulate carbon dioxide emissions from cars and mandate EVs The decision not only sets up the White House for another legal battle with California, […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Musk on Tesla’s goal going forward

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Musk on Tesla’s goal going forward

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Musk on Tesla’s goal going forward Tesla Inc is looking to raise a portion of the $5 billion it needs to build its factory in Shanghai from local Chinese partners. Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk last month landed a deal to build the company’s first plant outside the United States that would […]

TESLA Sell the Rally

TESLA Sell the Rally

TESLA Sell the Rally $TSLA Electric automaker Tesla on Wednesday reported a huge second-quarter loss of $717.5 million — worse than analysts expected — but its share price rose on news the company was on track to become profitable this year. The company has faced multiple controversies in recent months, many of them stemming from […]

Musk Burns $739.5-M of Tesla’s (NSADAQ:TSLA) Cash to Record Q-2 Loss

Musk Burns $739.5-M of Tesla’s (NSADAQ:TSLA) Cash to Record Q-2 Loss

Musk Burns $739.5-M of Tesla’s (NSADAQ:TSLA) Cash to Record Q-2 Loss $TSLA Fledgling EV maker, Tesla, Inc, (NASDAQ:TSLA) burned $739.5-M in cash last Quarter, a company record $717.5-M net loss as it rolled out a few more electric cars. But CEO Elon Musk reiterated a promise to post net profits in Q’s 3 and 4 on […]

Elon Musk Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) ‘Rock Star’ Manager “Loosing Groopies”

Elon Musk Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) ‘Rock Star’ Manager “Loosing Groopies”

Elon Musk Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) ‘Rock Star’ Manager “Loosing Groopies” $TSLA The ‘Rentier’ EV firm has hit trouble, and Elon Musk must explain to investors what is going on there We all recall the last time Mr. Musk addressed the analysts who follow Tesla, his electric car company, he was very angry and rude. “Boring, boneheaded questions […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) moves wildly, depending on its founder’s moods

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) moves wildly, depending on its founder’s moods

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) moves wildly, depending on its founder’s moods Tesla is 15 years old, but it’s still fundamentally a startup. And being a startup in the capital-intensive car business means raising billions of dollars to spend on manufacturing infrastructure. In recent months, as Tesla races toward volume production of its mass-market Model 3 sedan, […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) on track with an important increase in deliveries during the quarter

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) on track with an important increase in deliveries during the quarter

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) on track with an important increase in deliveries during the quarter After a significant production ramp for the Model 3 at the end of the second quarter, Tesla confirmed a record number of vehicles in transit to be delivered in the third quarter: 11,166 Model 3 vehicles and 3,892 Model S and […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) down about 19% since hitting a recent high of 373.73 on June 18

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) down about 19% since hitting a recent high of 373.73 on June 18

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) down about 19% since hitting a recent high of 373.73 on June 18 Tesla stock fell Monday following a report that the struggling company has asked suppliers to give back cash to help it reach profitability. The company’s shares closed at 303.20, down 3.3%, on the stock market today. Tesla stock is down […]

Tesla Hits the Skids

Tesla Hits the Skids

Shares in electric car maker Tesla dipped after reports it asked suppliers for a cashback to become profitable on paper. The Wall Street Journal sites a Tesla memo, in which the carmaker asked its major supplier to refund some money Tesla had paid earlier. Tesla characterized it as a re-investment to continue the long-term growth […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $AA, $AEP. $BMC, $MA, $TSLA Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Street’s Top analysts outlook for Key issues for Friday, as […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Keep Those Seatbelts Fastened

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Keep Those Seatbelts Fastened

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Keep Those Seatbelts Fastened Between 2010 and 2018, Tesla’s smart money, institutional investors and corporate investors, have easily doubled their Tesla returns unlike an average Tesla buy-and-hold investor. Many active Tesla stockholders such as hedge fund managers and short sellers did not make more money than an average Tesla investor. Presumably, Tesla […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) No more drama, please

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) No more drama, please

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) No more drama, please Despite a massive backlog of Model 3 reservations, Tesla is having trouble finding customers for the premium Model 3 variants that it can actually build profitably. Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) finally seems to be fixing its early production hiccups for the highly anticipated Model 3 sedan. The electric-car pioneer produced […]

Tesla is Imploding as CEO has Tantrum

Tesla is Imploding as CEO has Tantrum

Tesla is Imploding as CEO has Tantrum $TSLA Tesla shares stumbled Monday as chief executive Elon Musk faced criticism over a public spat with a British diver who worked on the Thai soccer team rescue. Shares of the electric car maker were down 3.5 percent in late-morning trading at $307.82 on news that Musk could […]

Elon Musk Failed to Cash in on Thai Cave Incident

Elon Musk Failed to Cash in on Thai Cave Incident

Elon Musk Failed to Cash in on Thai Cave Incident Elon Musk has crashed and burned again, this time he is being ridiculed online for his highly-publicized attempts to cash in on the rescue of trapped Thai boys in a music-playing mini-submarine – which local authorities deemed “impractical.” Thai Navy SEALs have just completed the […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) M3 Production Numbers in Question

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) M3 Production Numbers in Question

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) M3 Production Numbers in Question $TSLA Former Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) employee Martin Tripp has filed a whistleblower complaint with the SEC in which he alleges the company lied about Model 3 production numbers and put unsafe batteries in its EVs. According to the report the complaint repeats claims Mr. Tripp had previously made to BI, […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) rises as carmaker plans massive China factory

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) rises as carmaker plans massive China factory

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) rises as carmaker plans massive China factory Telsa is planning to build a large new plant in China, the company confirmed on Tuesday. Bloomberg first reported on Tesla’s plan to build a factory that will have a capacity to make 500,000 vehicles per year. Telsa is planning to build a large new […]

China Beats Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) to Europe

China Beats Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) to Europe

China Beats Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) to Europe Chinese firm CATL will build a battery factory in central Germany to supply the country’s key auto industry in its transformation toward electric cars, an investment hailed Monday by Chancellor Angela Merkel as a “new step” in Sino-European cooperation. The factory will be the only such manufacturing site in […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) is Struggling

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) is Struggling

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) is Struggling $TSLA Electric car manufacturer Tesla has failed another independent braking test. Officials for the company don’t agree with the results. The test was made in Luxembourg recently. The Luxembourg testing and standardization authority (ILNAS) put a Model S and a Volvo S90 through an emergency braking test. As Luxembourg Wort reports, […]

Wall Street Pulls Support from Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA)

Wall Street Pulls Support from Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA)

Wall Street Pulls Support from Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) $TSLA Key Indicators Turning Very Bearish Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk is on Twitter scolding news organizations for quoting analysts with a Bearish view of his struggling EV maker. Of the 31 Analysts covering the stock, 10 say to sell, or 32%, meaning the Bears are coming out […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk Vs the Market and the Media

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk Vs the Market and the Media

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk Vs the Market and the Media $TSLA Tesla Inc(NASDAQ:TSLA) dove 13% Monday’s highs after the nascent EV maker  released Q-2 production figures and weathered unflattering press tied to the departure of its chief engineer and the hurry up pains taken to achieve a hyped Quarterly rollover rate. CEO Elon Musk responded […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Demanding More Deposit Money on M3 Orders

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Demanding More Deposit Money on M3 Orders

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Demanding More Deposit Money on M3 Orders $TSLA This week, nascent EV maker, Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) sent out e-Mails to all reservation holders of its M3 sedan to confirm their orders and configure their vehicles and send in another $2,500. This comes as CEO Elon Musk is scrambling to drive up production of the […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Not Producing M3’s in Numbers Musk Says

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Not Producing M3’s in Numbers Musk Says

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Not Producing M3’s in Numbers Musk Says $TSLA Elon Musk is trying to build cars in tents! Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) is not producing enough Model 3s per shift to reach the 5,000/week target that CEO Elon Musk said it would reach by Saturday, 3 line workers at the company’s Fremont, California, assembly plant […]

Goldman Sachs Very Bearish Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA), Musk Bristles…

Goldman Sachs Very Bearish Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA), Musk Bristles…

Goldman Sachs Very Bearish Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA), Musk Bristles… $TSLA Elon Musk says Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) bears like Goldman Sachs are in for a ‘rude awakening’ Goldman Sachs raised its Model 3 production estimates Monday, but the bank is Very Bearish Tesla. CEO Elon Musk sent a news article about the analyst note to the entire company. “They […]

Tesla Troubles Taking Toll

Tesla Troubles Taking Toll

A fire that has briefly disrupted operations at a Tesla plant in Fremont, California, has prompted the car-maker’s CEO Elon Musk to send a cryptic message, asking staff to be vigilant, in light of “another strange incident.” The internal email from Musk, first reported by CNBC, revealed that a “small” fire broke out at a […]

NTSB is Investigating Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Fires and Crashes

NTSB is Investigating Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Fires and Crashes

NTSB is Investigating Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Fires and Crashes $TSLA The US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) will send a technical specialist to observe a Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) examination into the causes of a battery explosion last Friday in West Hollywood, CA. involving 1 of the EV maker’s Model S vehicles in California, the agency said Monday. […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model S Explodes in West Hollywood

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model S Explodes in West Hollywood

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model S Explodes in West Hollywood $TSLA Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) claims it is looking into what caused actress Mary McCormack’s husband’s Model S’s lithium-ion battery to spontaneously catch fire in West Hollywood, California The Tesla Model S when up in flames Friday. She posted on Twitter: “Thank God my three little girls weren’t in […]

Elon Musk Greed Killing Telsa

Elon Musk Greed Killing Telsa

Tesla CEO Elon Musk faces legal action from a Tesla shareholder who accused the visionary CEO of neglecting the needs of investors and using the tech company for his personal enrichment. Days after some shareholders said the time has come to oust the CEO of Tesla, Elon Musk faces yet another challenge. A new lawsuit […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Shareholders are Taking Aim at Elon Musk

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Shareholders are Taking Aim at Elon Musk

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Shareholders are Taking Aim at Elon Musk $TSLA, $MS Shareholder lawsuit filed in Delaware seeking class action status The lawsuit accused the board of corporate waste and Musk, the company’s CEO/COB, of unjust enrichment. Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) said in a statement that the lawsuit “seeks to take the power from our shareholders and instead […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Under Fire, Struggling CEO Fighting for His Life

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Under Fire, Struggling CEO Fighting for His Life

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Under Fire, Struggling CEO Fighting for His Life $TSLA Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk opened the company’s annual shareholder meeting Tuesday emotionally on the verge of tears as he said he builds its EVs with care and affection that other automakers cannot match, adding that the company’s decent into ‘production Hell’ has been hard on him […]

Tesla Enters Crisis Mode

Tesla Enters Crisis Mode

As Tesla’s problems pile up, some shareholders suggest ousting Elon Musk as company’s CEO. On Tuesday, major investors are meeting to challenge Musk’s grip on the electric carmaker. One of the greatest opponents to Musk is CtW Investment Group, a company that works with pension funds sponsored by unions. According to CtW, which has criticized […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Bulls Retreat

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Bulls Retreat

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Bulls Retreat $TSLA Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Bullish sentiment has sharply shifted on the stock, and Wall Street is not likely to buy into any more pf CEO Elon Musk’s hype until August’s Quarterly earnings gives them a reason to, it they do. This means that it is time to look at a short-term Bearish […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Sued for “Pump & Dump” Securities Fraud

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Sued for “Pump & Dump” Securities Fraud

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Sued for “Pump & Dump” Securities Fraud $TSLA Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) has petitioned a federal court in San Francisco to dismiss a securities fraud lawsuit filed by shareholders, which accuses the automaker of lying about its ability to mass produce the Model 3 sedan. The lawsuit, filed in October, alleges that Tesla released false […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA):What is Musk Up to Now?

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA):What is Musk Up to Now?

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA):What is Musk Up to Now? $TSLA The United Auto Workers union (UAW) has filed a complaint accusing Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk of illegally threatening to take away benefits from workers who join the union. The UAW is seeking to represent workers at Tesla’s facility in Fremont, California filed the complaint with the […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA): There Appears to be Deadly Risk Driving its EVs

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA): There Appears to be Deadly Risk Driving its EVs

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA): There Appears to be Deadly Risk Driving its EVs $TSLA  Motorists are Worried World Wide Most of you will have heard of the Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) EV that is made Northern California. This electric car has been touted and heralded as the 1 that will save our planet. Hang on, last week one crashed […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) M-3 EV ‘Busted’ By Consumer Reports

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) M-3 EV ‘Busted’ By Consumer Reports

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) M-3 EV ‘Busted’ By Consumer Reports $TSLA Model 3m a thrill to drive, it had “big flaws.”– Consumer Reports Monday, Consumer Reports did not recommend Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model 3 sedan, criticizing the car for its braking and taking the shine off a day of gains for shares in Elon Musk’s fledgling EV venture. […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk Under Fire, Investors Revolt

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk Under Fire, Investors Revolt

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk Under Fire, Investors Revolt $TSLA Last Friday, proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) recommended that investors vote against Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) directors Antonio Gracias and James Murdoch, increasing pressure on the EV maker over their roles on its board. ISS also backed 2 shareholder proposals to be voted on at the company’s […]

Kiss of Death: Soros Buys Tesla Debt

Kiss of Death: Soros Buys Tesla Debt

Kiss of Death: Soros Buys Tesla Debt $TSLA Billionaire investor George Soros has invested in electric car maker Tesla at a time when the company is facing stock sell-off amid severe production and legal problems. Soros Fund Management invested $35 million in the convertible bonds of Tesla, which are due in March 2019, Reuters reports […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Will Fail, All ‘Rentier’ Businesses Fail

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Will Fail, All ‘Rentier’ Businesses Fail

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Will Fail, All ‘Rentier’ Businesses Fail $TSLA Jim Chanos bets that Tesla. Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk’s struggling EV company will fail. Mr. Chanos has identified, and sold short many of the best-known corporate disasters of the past few decades. He say in an interview Wednesday, that  the underlying philosophy of his investment strategy […]

Production ‘Hell’ Continues at Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Factory to Shut for Fixes

Production ‘Hell’ Continues at Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Factory to Shut for Fixes

Production ‘Hell’ Continues at Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Factory to Shut for Fixes $TSLA Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) will halt production at its California factory for 6 days at the end of the May to work on fixes to its assembly line for its new M-3 sedan. The fledgling California EV maker previously warned of 10 days of […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Senior Management Team Ankling

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Senior Management Team Ankling

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Senior Management Team Ankling $TSLA, $GOOG Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk declared he is “flattening the management structure to improve communication, combining functions where sensible and trimming activities that are not vital to the success of our mission” as part of a sweeping reorganization of his flagging EV manufacturing company. The revelation came […]

Too Much Musk: Board Under Fire

Too Much Musk: Board Under Fire

A group of activist investors has called for a radical shake-up of Tesla’s board of directors, aiming to remove Kimball Musk, the brother of company’s CEO Elon Musk, as a board member. CtW Investment Group, which represents some $250 billion worth of union pension investments, reportedly wants the company’s shareholders not to support the reappointment […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk, ‘an interesting man’

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk, ‘an interesting man’

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk, “an interesting man” $TSLA, $RACE, $GM, $F, $VLKAY Saturday, a Seattle fund manager noted that Elon Musk is “possibly the most interesting man in the world,” in a post on his firm’s website He did not refer to Wednesday’s conference call Mr. Musk held on the controversial financial travails of the […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Market Sours on ‘Darling’ EV Maker

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Market Sours on ‘Darling’ EV Maker

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Market Sours on ‘Darling’ EV Maker $TSLA Tesla Inc’s (NASDAQ:TSLA)  Elon Musk’s refusal to answer “boring” Wall Street analysts questions about the EV maker’s financial condition sent shares down as much as 7% Thursday and triggered concerns about its ability to raise money in the future. Tesla’s bonds followed the shares lower and, […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO, Elon Musk to Employees…

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO, Elon Musk to Employees…

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO, Elon Musk to Employees… $TSLA For openers “First, congratulations are in order! We have now completed our 3rd full week of producing over 2000 Model 3 vehicles…. This is more than double Tesla’s weekly production rate last year and an amazing feat in the face of many challenges! It is extremely rare […]

Investigation of Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Deepens

Investigation of Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Deepens

Investigation of Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Deepens $TSLA Just days before Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) defended its safety record this week, California began inspecting an incident involving a subcontractor who was hospitalized after a piece of factory equipment broke his jaw. California’s Division of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal/OSHA)was notified last week of a serious injury sustained by a […]

Worker Complaints Prompt Probe at Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) California Plant

Worker Complaints Prompt Probe at Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) California Plant

Worker Complaints Prompt Probe at Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) California Plant $TSLA CEO Elon Musk’s personal preferences were invoked as reason not to address potential hazards. California’s Division of Occupational Safety and Health has opened a new investigation into Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) following a report about worker protections at the company’s auto plant in Fremont, California. The state […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk Deep in Production ‘Hell’

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk Deep in Production ‘Hell’

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk Deep in Production ‘Hell’ $TSLA In the automotive sector time is money, Mr. Musk seems to think he has lots of both, he does not! Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) has suspended its Model 3 assembly line in what the company  was a planned production halt, the EV continues facing major production problems ramping […]

Tesla NASDAQ:TSLA Collapse in 2018

Tesla NASDAQ:TSLA Collapse in 2018

Electric car producer Tesla has become the stock investors are betting against the most. “Tesla, which was overtaken by Apple as the largest US equity short recently, is back on top of the league tables, a position it has held since March 2016,” wrote Ihor Dusaniwsky, head of research at S3 Partners, as quoted by […]

Production ‘Hell’ Continues at Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA)

Production ‘Hell’ Continues at Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA)

Production ‘Hell’ Continues at Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) $TSLA, $F Tesla Inc.’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model 3 production ‘Hell’ delays are now being dubbed a “time shift,” by its CEO, Elon Musk. “You’ll definitely get your car,” Mr. Musk, 46 anni, said in a TV interview Thursday. “It’s a 6-9 month time shift. That’s literally it, and three of […]

Stocks Selloff in Leadership Change, Tech’s Under Pressure

Stocks Selloff in Leadership Change, Tech’s Under Pressure

Stocks Selloff in Leadership Change, Tech’s Under Pressure $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Monday, the selloff in technology majors deepened wiping out the tech-heavy NAS index’s gains for the year and pushing the benchmark S&P 500 below a Key technical mark for the 1st time in nearly 2 months. All the 11 major S&P sectors were […]

Safety Questions at Tesla NASDAQ:TSLA

Safety Questions at Tesla NASDAQ:TSLA

Safety Questions at Tesla NASDAQ:TSLA Tesla has confirmed its “Autopilot” feature was engaged during a fatal crash last week, a development set to exacerbate concerns over the safety of futuristic vehicles. Autopilot is still far from a completely autonomous driving system, which would not require any involvement by a human. Autopilot is considered part of […]

Tesla NASDAQ:TSLA Sliding in to Oblivion

Tesla NASDAQ:TSLA Sliding in to Oblivion

Tesla NASDAQ:TSLA Sliding in to Oblivion Tesla, has suddenly hit a rough stretch as predicted by HEFFX, fresh concerns over the future of autonomous vehicles have exacerbated worries over its ability to hit production targets. Shares in the California electric car innovator skidded 7.7 percent Wednesday at the close, a day after an 8.22 percent […]

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Collapse Immanent

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Collapse Immanent

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Collapse Immanent The American electric-car company Tesla will be bankrupt within four months unless its CEO Elon Musk “pulls a rabbit out of his hat,” according to hedge fund manager John Thompson. “Companies eventually have to make a profit, and I don’t ever see that happening here,” the head of Vilas Capital […]

Telsa (NASDAQ:TSLA) is Showing Signs of Collapse

Telsa (NASDAQ:TSLA) is Showing Signs of Collapse

Telsa (NASDAQ:TSLA) is Showing Signs of Collapse $TSLA Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk is facing a series of headache-inducing calamities as he pushes to transform the electric carmaker from niche player to mass-market manufacturer with the Tesla Model 3. Calamities include battling the United Auto Workers union at its Fremont, CA factory, factory, seeing high-level […]

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Flops

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Flops

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Flops Tesla reported a record $675 million loss in the fourth quarter of 2017, a day after company founder Elon Musk performed an eccentric PR stunt, launching his personal roadster into space aboard a SpaceX rocket. While Musk was sharing the final picture of “Starman in Roadster enroute to Mars orbit and […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Burning Money, Posts Biggest Quarterly Loss Ever

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Burning Money, Posts Biggest Quarterly Loss Ever

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Burning Money, Posts Biggest Quarterly Loss Ever $TSLA, $GM, $F Wednesday, Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) said it has revised production targets for its Model 3 electric sedan, posting its worst-ever Quarterly loss, and warned that its spending would increase this year. Money-losing Tesla’s long-term ability to survive depends on annually selling billions of dollars […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) CEO Points Out, “Tesla is Not a Supercar”

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) CEO Points Out, “Tesla is Not a Supercar”

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) CEO Points Out, “Tesla is Not a Supercar” $RACE, $TSLA  There is more to Supercars that straight-line speed. Thursday, Ferrari reported solid F-Y 2017 earnings and its shares posted all time highs. On the earnings call, CEO Sergio Marchionne spoke with analysts on a conference call taking questions about a rumored all-electric Supercar. […]

Tesla (NASADQ:TSLA) Investors Searching for Returns Ignore Risk, Buy Bonds

Tesla (NASADQ:TSLA) Investors Searching for Returns Ignore Risk, Buy Bonds

Tesla (NASADQ:TSLA) Investors Searching for Returns Ignore Risk, Buy Bonds $TSLA Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) sold $546-M of auto lease-backed bonds Thursday. The debt deal allowed Tesla to pare the risk premiums it must pay on the notes. They were sold to yield between 2.3 and 5%. Investors had at the initial offered prices put in […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) the ‘Failures and Fury’

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) the ‘Failures and Fury’

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) the ‘Failures and Fury’ $TSLA Last Thursday, Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) declared that it is on track to achieve its production targets for the Model 3, directly contradicting a report of further delays and quality issues for its latest and most-affordable sedan. Tesla’s problems with battery production at its Gigafactory in Sparks, Nevada, are […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA)Awards Musk $2.6-B for Failing to Make Cars

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA)Awards Musk $2.6-B for Failing to Make Cars

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA)Awards Musk $2.6-B for Failing to Make Cars $TSLA Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) granted it hypemeister founder a $2.6-B award, the largest-ever of its kind, underscoring the company’s outsize ambitions and how intimately connected its future success is to Elon Musk. If fully vested over the next 10 yrs, stock options would net him as […]

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Ready to Crush Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA)

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Ready to Crush Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA)

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Ready to Crush Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Ford will increase its investment in electrification, planning to spend $11 billion by 2022 to create hybrid and all-electric versions of its vehicles, the company announced Sunday at the Detroit Auto Show. Ford executive James Farley said the increased expenditure essentially doubles and extends Ford’s […]