• Tesla had 'some unexpected help' when it delivered a surprise Q3 profit, UBS says

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    Tesla reported a surprise third-quarter profit two weeks ago, sending shares up as much as 20%.
    But new details show that the company's record profit was boosted by credit sales which the company earned by producing clean energy products, UBS says.
    The electric-car maker disclosed on Friday that its credits sales were $189.5 million in total.
    Watch Tesla trade in real time here.
    Tesla surged two weeks ago when it posted a surprise third-quarter profit , with shares up as much as 20%. But UBS said the strong quarter was in part thanks to "some unexpected help."
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  • Doctors just issued new warnings against spanking for the first time in 20 years - here's what they say

    Doctors just issued new warnings against spanking for the first time in 20 years - here's what they say

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    On Monday the American Academy of Pediatrics issued a new, stronger warning against using spanking to discipline kids , CNN reported.
    Research shows spanking is an ineffective long-term punishment.
    Spanking kids is also linked with negative emotional and behavioral outcomes for kids later in life, the new AAP policy said.
    Instead, the AAP recommends that parents use "healthy" forms of discipline, including positive reinforcement of good behavior and setting limits.
    Doctors at the American Academy of Pediatrics have strengthened their stance against spanking as a way to discipline kids.
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