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How Elon Musk might make $920 million in Tesla debt go away

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Sun, 11/18/2018 - 2:48pm

A big pile of debt comes due at Tesla on March 1 — $920 million worth. But starting in two weeks, the company has a chance to make it disappear.

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Tesla names director Denholm to replace Musk as board chair

Published: 
Thu, 11/08/2018 - 6:29pm

Tesla Inc has named director Robyn Denholm as board chair, fulfilling a demand by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to strip the job from Elon Musk, the electric car maker’s wayward chief executive who has dragged the company through months of turbulence.

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Tesla delivered an awesome earnings surprise. How come no one saw it coming?

Published: 
Thu, 11/01/2018 - 2:43pm

When a company beats Wall Street analysts’ earnings expectations, its stock price tends to rise.

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Can any new Tesla chairman stand up to Elon Musk?

Published: 
Tue, 10/02/2018 - 5:54pm

In a deal struck Saturday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to settle fraud charges, Tesla Inc. agreed to bring in two new independent directors to its nine-member board and name an independent chairman to replace Elon Musk. Musk keeps a seat on the board and remains the company’s chief executive.

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Elon Musk, eager to shed Wall Street, suggests a massive buyout of Tesla. Its shares soar

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Thu, 08/09/2018 - 12:12pm

Elon Musk once again sent heads spinning with a bombshell tweet Tuesday, saying he’s “considering” buying up shares of electric car maker Tesla.