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Re: Tesla Motors

Post by dualstow » Mon Aug 14, 2017 1:13 pm

dualstow wrote:
1NV35T0R (Greg) wrote:
dualstow wrote: TESLA ...
Oh well, it's going to be a wild ride anyway.
Any idea when you'd sell dualstow? ...
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Dollarwise, it's so small thatthe answer is never. I will never sell the shares. They'll probably go to my wife or nephew in 2070 or whenever I croak.
Sorry, dear nephew. Today is the day.
TLT hit a 52-wk high, or so says an email from Vanguard 📈
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Re: Tesla Motors

Post by dualstow » Thu Mar 29, 2018 1:30 pm

Well, Tesla has seen better days. I wish them the best, but am very glad to be out of the stock.
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Re: Tesla Motors

Post by Ad Orientem » Thu Mar 29, 2018 1:36 pm

After the insane compensation package they voted for their boss, I would never own this stock.
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Re: Tesla Motors

Post by boglerdude » Fri Mar 30, 2018 1:57 am

If they're getting grants they're a quasi-state entity, like in China
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Re: Tesla Motors

Post by Ad Orientem » Fri Sep 07, 2018 10:59 am

Ok. It's time to talk about the elephant in Tesla's living room, Elon Musk. Everyone is entitled to an off day. We all have moments when we want to scream because life is unfair, or whatever. But I think Musk's pattern of erratic behavior has reached the point where reasonable people are justified in wondering if this guy doesn't have some issues of a more serious nature. I have never had any position in Tesla. But if I did, I think I would be heading for the exit after this... https://www.cnbc.com/2018/09/07/tesla-s ... -exit.html. I don't want to psychoanalyze the guy, but I can say as a layman, that his recent conduct is not normal and I have lost confidence in his ability to run the company. And to move off from Tesla for a moment, who wants to be the first guy to climb into space ship built by a dude who video records himself smoking left handed luckys? It looks like Elon has found a faster and cheaper way to get into orbit.
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Re: Tesla Motors

Post by smurff » Fri Sep 07, 2018 11:48 am

You have good instincts. Something weird has been going on with him since summer.
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Re: Tesla Motors

Post by dualstow » Fri Sep 07, 2018 12:35 pm

You can see above that I sold my shares a year ago. At over 360. (Pats self on back).
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Re: Tesla Motors

Post by Ad Orientem » Fri Sep 07, 2018 2:45 pm

We're Probably Living in a Simulation, Elon Musk Says...

https://www.space.com/41749-elon-musk-l ... dcast.html

I am starting to wonder if he isn't in the early stages of going full blown Charlie Sheen... i.e. some kind of breakdown.
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Post by Kriegsspiel » Fri Sep 07, 2018 3:12 pm

He's been saying that for years. How long does early stage last???


That was a Tesla Motors joke.
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Re: Tesla Motors

Post by Ad Orientem » Thu Sep 27, 2018 3:15 pm

Breaking news... Tesla and Elon Musk are reportedly being accused of fraud by the SEC. Not sure if this is civil or criminal. I don't usually cheer for government regulators but in this case I think some kind of formal response was absolutely required.
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Re: Tesla Motors

Post by dualstow » Thu Sep 27, 2018 4:58 pm

Is this from the “taking it private” tweet? I thought that was old news, Ad. Or is the accusation more serious now?
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Re: Tesla Motors

Post by Xan » Thu Sep 27, 2018 4:59 pm

dualstow wrote:
Thu Sep 27, 2018 4:58 pm
Is this from the “taking it private” tweet? I thought that was old news, Ad. Or is the accusation more serious now?
I think the news is that the SEC has filed charges.
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