• The 3 wildest moments from Elon Musk's Tesla earnings call

    18 days ago - By Fast Company

    Tesla analysts were taken aback by the tone of Musk's commentary during yesterday's Q1 2018 earnings call.
    Tesla analysts are accustomed to CEO Elon Musk's bravado and occasional fits of entrepreneurial defiance. But even they were taken aback by the tone of Musk's commentary during yesterday's Q1 2018 earnings call.
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  • Moody's says Tesla will still need to raise $2 billion this year despite Elon Musk's denials

    Moody's says Tesla will still need to raise $2 billion this year despite Elon Musk's denials

    18 days ago - By Venture Beat

    One day after Tesla reported its earnings and founder Elon Musk got into a testy exchange with analysts, a credit ratings agency continued to insist that the company would need a major cash infusion this year. In a note released today, Bruce Clark, lead auto analyst and Senior Vice President at Moody's Investors Service, noted that Tesla had...
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  • Elon Musk has completely stopped hiding his contempt for Wall Street - and he's paying the price

    Elon Musk has completely stopped hiding his contempt for Wall Street - and he's paying the price

    18 days ago - By Business Insider

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk conducted a deeply strange earnings conference call with analysts after the company reported Q1 earnings.
    At one point, Musk cut off an analyst and turned the call over to a YouTuber.
    Musk labeled questions about Tesla's business issues "boring" and dry."
    Tesla's stock plunged in after-hours trading.
    I've listened a lot of earnings calls with automakers and more than my fair share of Tesla calls, presided over by CEO Elon Musk with a mixture of cheerleading and contempt. On Wednesday night, after Tesla reported it first-quarter results , I was treated to easily the most...
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  • Musk's bizarre earnings call was 'the most unusual' in this Morgan Stanley analyst's 20-year career

    18 days ago - By CNBC

    Elon Musk's peculiar post-earnings call is the talk of the market.
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  • Tesla faces angry Wall Street as CEO Musk snubs analysts on call

    18 days ago - By Reuters

    Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk's refusal to take questions from analysts about the electric car maker's financial condition drew sharp criticism from Wall Street analysts and investors on Thursday, pushing its stock down 7 percent.
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  • Here's what every major Wall Street analyst had to say about Tesla's results, Musk's peculiar call

    18 days ago - By CNBC

    Here's a wrap of all the major analyst opinions going out to Wall Street pros regarding Tesla on Thursday.
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  • VW Just Ordered $48 Billion in Electric Car Batteries. That's About What Tesla Is Worth Right Now

    18 days ago - By Fortune

    A few hours after Elon Musk berated analysts for what he perceived as unimaginative questions , Volkswagen AG said it was writing a check for batteries that almost match Tesla's entire market value.
    VW vlkay has awarded battery-purchasing contracts worth 40 billion euros , double from just a few weeks ago. The deals take the German manufacturer within striking distance of a sought-for 50 billion-euro total. By 2025, VW plans to sell as many as 3 million all-electric cars per year, Chief Executive Officer Herbert Diess told investors Thursday at the annual shareholder meeting in...
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  • DealBook Briefing: Why Elon Musk Shouldn't Blow Off Wall Street

    18 days ago - By NY Times

    Tesla's latest financial results showed the company has a way to go. But Mr. Musk's dismissals of analysts may backfire if it needs more cash.
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  • Elon Musk snubs analysts, Tesla shares lose $2Bln

    18 days ago - By Reuters

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk snubs analysts on an earnings call and Tesla shares tumble. Here's what he told them.
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