Tesla Confirms DoJ Investigation, Cooperating Fully

Update: Tesla has confirmed that it has received a voluntary request for information from the DoJ, but not a subpoena. Further, Tesla confirms that that is cooperating with DoJ’s request and hopes to resolve the request quickly. Investors don’t seem to reassured… *  *  *…

“Audi Is Going Electric”: ‘e-tron’ Reveal Marks New Era Of Competition For Tesla

For the last decade, Tesla hasn’t had to worry about any type of high-performing luxury competitor. That changed last night with the unveiling of the Audi e-tron, Audi’s EV crossover vehicle that was announced just days after Mercedes and BMW both revealed their own EV crossovers. As…

“China’s Tesla” A Dud: Breaks For Trading Below IPO Price

There was a lot of anticipation ahead of today’s IPO of NIO, a flashy Chinese start-up called “China’s Tesla”, which predictably hopes to rival Tesla in China, and which planned to raise around $1 billion in its US initial public offering – the first listing…

Tesla Is Now Eliminating And Upcharging For Once ‘Standard’ Paint Colors

Tesla is eliminating two paint colors from its vehicle palette, upcharging customers who want vehicles colored obsidian black or metallic silver. The change is supposed to help streamline the company’s efforts heading into two crucial production quarters.  Every little thing is under the microscope, to…

Tesla Bulls Capitulate: Munster Sees Musk As “Jerk, Bully And Liar”; Shah Says “No Longer Investable”

Long time Tesla bull Gene Munster of Loup Ventures has written an op-ed stating what every Tesla short seller in the world has been saying for the last few years: Tesla needs to completely overhaul its board, Elon Musk is hurting the company, and if the problems…

After Catastrophic Friday, Tesla Guides For “Most Amazing Quarter in History”

Following what can only be described as a catastrophic Friday – a day where Tesla stock and bonds both tanked in reaction to the company CEO publicly smoking marijuana and two key executives leaving – Tesla was back at it again Friday evening, publishing a blog post that…

Massive Tesla Expose Reveals “Chaos” For Workers While Musk Does “Whatever He Wants”

It’s not just ex-employees of Tesla that are singing like birds, it now appears that current Tesla employees are also eager to reveal what life is like working under the “cult” of Elon Musk at Tesla. This was confirmed by a massive Business Insider expose…

Profiling Elon Musk’s Worst Enemy

Increasingly of late, discussions about Tesla and its investability have led to discussions about Elon Musk and his at times brittle mental health. While Musk and the brand have always been synonymous, the emphasis on Musk when it comes to the company’s attraction to investors has…

BlackRock Voted To Replace Musk With Independent Board Chair: Reuters

While the public grumblings over whether Elon Musk is qualified to lead Tesla, have been growing in recent weeks in the aftermath of the CEO’s increasingly erratic public behavior and statements, one especially powerful name – in fact the world’s largest asset manager – voted…

It’s Over: Tesla To “Remain Public” Musk Says In Friday Midnight Announcement

Elon Musk ended the “mystery” of whether or not Tesla would be going private late last night, and in keeping with his high-quality corporate communication decisions, decided to announce in an 11 PM EDT blog post that Tesla would stay public. In a tweet and blog –…