XPeng Stock Gets Another Downgrade. It’s Becoming More Controversial Than Tesla.

Shares of pure-play electric vehicle producers can be controversial on Wall Street. High-growth car stocks can be difficult to value when the traditional auto players trade for less than seven or eight times estimated earnings. Shares of Chinese EV maker XPeng (ticker: XPEV) are now one of the most controversial EV stocks, supplanting even Tesla … Read more

GM Has a New Business: Fixing Tesla EVs.

General Motors said something surprising at its investor day in New York City on Thursday. Fixing Teslas is a growing business for the 114 year-old auto maker. That’s right. GM (ticker: GM) dealers are fixing Teslas. Since 2021, GM dealers have fixed more than 11,000 electric vehicles from Tesla (TSLA), according to GM President Mark … Read more

Musk Claims No Role in Setting His $55 Billion Pay Deal at Tesla

However, court filings in the case show the entrepreneur was asked in a text by his friend Ira Ehrenpreis, a Tesla board member, on April 8, 2017, about how to structure his future compensation. Musk replied that he should end up “owning 10 percent of the company” in a performance plan built around a progression … Read more

Elon Musk, Tesla Board Members to Defend CEO’s Pay in Court

Elon Musk, Tesla Board Members to Defend CEO’s Pay in Court

Elon Musk Sold $4 Billion More Worth of Tesla Stock. The Timing Is Odd.

Investors were waiting for stock sales from Tesla CEO Elon Musk, guessing he needed to sell more shares to finish his Twitter purchase. He sold more stock, but it happened after the Twitter deal closed. Musk disclosed the sale of 19.5 million shares of Tesla (ticker: TSLA), or about $3.95 billion of it, in 38 … Read more

Bearish Bets: 3 Brand-Name Stocks You Should Consider Shorting This Week

Each week we identify names that look bearish and may present interesting investing opportunities on the short side. Using technical analysis of the charts of those stocks, and, when appropriate, recent actions and grades from TheStreet’s Quant Ratings, we zero in on three names. While we will not be weighing in with fundamental analysis, we … Read more

Why Is Tesla Stock Dropping? Blame Twitter.

Tesla stock is having a miserable end to the week. Yes, it’s probably related to Twitter. Tesla (ticker: TSLA) stock was up to start Friday along with the rest of the market. Shares traded as high as $223.80, up almost 4%. Then came the November jobs report.

Tesla Cuts Prices In China. Bears Are Likely to See Demand Problems.

Electric-vehicle maker Tesla looks to be cutting prices in China, the largest market for new cars and new electric vehicles on the planet. Trading Monday will give investors some idea of how the market views the move. Tesla Chinese website on Sunday showed lower prices to buy Tesla vehicles. A Model Y, for instance, now … Read more