Tesla Motors Inc


  • Stripe now operates in several countries including Canada, Britain and Ireland, and is beta-testing in European countries such as Finland and Switzerland. It was valued at $1.75 billion in a January round of funding from venture capitalists, including Khosla Ventures, Sequoia Capital and Founders Fund.

  • After hybrid success, Toyota gambles on fuel cell Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 2:29 AM ET

    TOKYO— Rocket science long dismissed as too impractical and expensive for everyday cars is getting a push into the mainstream by Toyota, the world's top-selling automaker.

  • Tesla names small car to be launched in 2017 'Model 3' Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 12:19 PM ET

    DETROIT, July 16- Tesla Motors Inc said on Wednesday it will name its planned small car, intended to move the electric car maker into a broader consumer segment, the Model 3.. The vehicle will go on sale in 2017 and compete with BMW's 3 Series sedans. Musk has also said the new vehicle will be about the same size as the BMW 3 Series.

  • Tesla, Wisconsin doctor settle lemon lawsuit Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 12:03 PM ET

    MADISON, Wis.— Tesla Motors has settled a lawsuit alleging the company sold a defective electric car to a Wisconsin doctor. The deal calls for the California- based company to pay Franklin physician Robert Montgomery nearly $127,000 to cover the car's cost, his taxes and his attorney fees.

  • Billionaire Elon Musk giving $1M to Tesla museum Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 7:42 PM ET

    SHOREHAM, N.Y.— The billionaire owner of Tesla Motors is giving $1 million to a New York museum dedicated to preserving its namesake's legacy. The Tesla Science Center announced Elon Musk's donation on what would have been inventor Nikola Tesla's 158th birthday.

  • The new space race, and why nothing else matters Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 11:15 AM ET
    SpaceX CEO Elon Musk (R) unveils SpaceX's new seven-seat Dragon V2 spacecraft, at a press conference in Hawthorne, California, May 29, 2014.

    To win the next space race, the U.S. should support private property rights in space, and NASA should take a back seat. The Fiscal Times reports.

  • Stock market volatility could remain elevated Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 7:56 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stock market volatility could continue to be somewhat elevated, particularly for small cap names, as earnings season gets underway.

  • Gov. Jerry Brown signs tax bill benefiting Tesla Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 7:14 PM ET

    Jerry Brown announced Thursday that he signed legislation creating a $420 million tax credit for aerospace contractor Lockheed Martin, in a measure that also includes other tax incentives apparently designed to benefit California- based electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc..

  • Analyst concerns for Tesla     Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 4:21 PM ET

    Discussing how Tesla crashes will impact the automaker, with Laruen Fix, The Car Coach, and Craig Irwin, Wedbush Securities.

  • Analyst says Tesla demand growing     Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 5:15 PM ET

    Tesla faces a trademark lawsuit from a Chinese businessman who demands the electric car maker stops sales and marketing activities in the country. Colin Rusch, Northland Capital Markets senior research analyst, provides perspective.

  • Midday movers: Blackberry, Ford Motor, Shire & More Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 3:10 PM ET

    Some of Tuesday's midday movers:

  • Early movers: WMT, TSLA, GRPN, GES, UAL, T & more Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 7:35 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Tesla sued in China for trademark infringement Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 7:05 AM ET
    Tesla Model S

    Tesla is being sued in China for trademark infringement, casting a shadow over CEO Elon Musk's ambition to expand in the world's biggest auto market.

  • Tesla's fiery 4th of July crash     Monday, 7 Jul 2014 | 1:22 PM ET

    A high-speed chase over the weekend involving a stolen Tesla Model S ended with the car splitting in half, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Midday Movers: GoPro, PetSmart, Tesla Motors & More Monday, 7 Jul 2014 | 10:13 AM ET
    NYSE EuroNext flag hangs outside the NYSE.

    Some of Monday's midday movers:

  • SAN FRANCISCO/ DETROIT, June 30- In 2012, a small team of Google Inc engineers and business staffers met with several of the world's largest car makers, to discuss partnerships to build self-driving cars.

  • Wall Street's new problem: A shrinking talent pool Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 11:15 AM ET
    Graduates from the Harvard Business School MBA program wave flags at commencement in Cambridge, Mass.

    Wall Street is competing more and more with other sectors for the top MBA grads.

  • Energy battle: Hydrogen vs. electric cars     Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 3:30 PM ET

    Toyota announced plans for its first hydrogen powered car. Alec Gutierrez, Kelly Blue Book , discusses which technology will reach mass market success, hydrogen or electric cars.

  • Asia is starting to think differently: Yoshikami Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 6:12 PM ET

    Look out, Silicon Valley. Asian business leaders are starting to think differently, says Michael Yoshikami.

  • At last, stable profits from green energy stocks? Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 9:41 AM ET

    Renewable energy stocks have been notoriously volatile, but there are more options now for investors to use less-risky green stock ETFs.