Tesla Motors Inc


  • Incentives states can offer to get Tesla factory Sunday, 31 Aug 2014 | 1:06 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES— Five states are on the short list for a $5 billion factory that Tesla Motors plans to build so it can crank out batteries for a new generation of electric cars. The package of economic incentives that each state offers will help determine where Tesla builds the factory— Nevada, California, Texas, Arizona or New Mexico.

  • Tesla Motors dealing as states play factory poker Sunday, 31 Aug 2014 | 12:45 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES— From the start, little has been typical about Tesla Motors' plan for a $5 billion factory to make batteries for a new generation of electric cars. This spring, Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced that Tesla would take the extremely unusual step of spending millions to prepare sites in two states— or perhaps even three— before the finalist was chosen.

  • Splunk, Tesla are big market movers Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 4:48 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Shares of the discount retailer fell, even as it reported a second-quarter profit that beat Wall Street expectations.

  • Stocks end higher following strong run in August Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 6:04 AM ET

    For most of August, stocks have managed to shake off geopolitical conflicts from Ukraine to Gaza and Iraq. "The market has a good underlying tone," said Mike Levine, portfolio manager of Oppenheimer Equity Income Fund. Even in a quiet day of trading ahead of the Labor Day holiday, stocks eked out a gain.

  • Are the world’s cars on the cusp of going solar? Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 6:27 PM ET

    Falling solar system and battery prices combined with electric vehicles' rise may soon send internal combustion engines to the junk yard, analysts say.

  • No big bubble, but maybe small ones: VC Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 4:36 PM ET

    Good news, we are not in a tech bubble. Or at least that is what one investor told CNBC on Tuesday.

  • Could Elon Musk be the next Jobs, Edison? Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 2:12 PM ET
    Elon Musk

    "The guy's had more success in more industries than any entrepreneur I know of on the planet," says tech investor Steve Jurvetson.

  • Betting big on Elon Musk     Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 11:10 AM ET
    Elon Musk at mission control SpaceX.

    CNBC's Josh Lipton speaks to Steve Jurvetson, Draper Fisher Jurvetson managing director, about his investment in all things Elon Musk and the future of Tesla.

  • Midday movers: Apple, Boeing, Tesla Motors & more Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 1:09 PM ET

    Some of Monday's midday movers:

  • Report: Tesla building I-80 supercharger station Saturday, 23 Aug 2014 | 2:37 PM ET

    TRUCKEE, Calif.— Tesla Motors Inc. is building a supercharger station in the Sierra Nevada north of Lake Tahoe where drivers of the company's electric cars can recharge for free along Interstate 80, a newspaper says.

  • Tesla hiring hackers     Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 11:19 AM ET

    Tesla wants to hire hackers to break into its cars. Gary Davis, McAfee, says Tesla is doing this so they can understand how hackers can exploit their car system.

  • Why Wall Street is betting on infrastructure fixes Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 9:30 AM ET

    Big investors are shaping transportation in 2039 by betting on relatively boring fixes to bridges, airports and roads.

  • Bottom line on Tesla warranty: Herb Greenberg     Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 12:32 PM ET

    CNBC contributor Herb Greenberg thinks Tesla has stretched earnings quality. Phil LeBeau, provides perspective.

  • Early movers: FDO, DG, HD, CBS, TSLA, GOOG & more Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 7:34 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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

  • Aug 15- Electric carmaker Tesla Motors Inc said on Friday it had boosted warranty coverage on its Model S sedan, a week after an influential U.S. consumer magazine highlighted problems with the $70,000- plus vehicle. It purchased the car in January 2013 for $89,650.

  • Tesla extends Model S warranty to eight years Friday, 15 Aug 2014 | 4:57 PM ET
    The Tesla Model S electric car.

    The company also said the warranty extension will have a "moderately negative'' effect on its earnings in the short term.

  • Aug 15- Electric carmaker Tesla Motors Inc said the drive unit warranty for its Model S sedan has been increased to match that of the battery pack and will now be covered for eight years and "infinite" miles. The company also said the warranty extension will have a "moderately negative" effect on its earnings in the short term.

  • Vying for Tesla's gigafactory     Friday, 15 Aug 2014 | 10:15 AM ET

    State Senator Ted Gaines, (R-Calif.), discusses the bipartisan bill introduced by California intended to lure Tesla to the Golden State.

  • Who is right: Bond traders or stock traders? Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 6:58 PM ET

    Traders attempt to decipher whether the bond market or the stock market is sending the right signal, with the release several key reports Friday.

  • Magic behind Tesla     Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 11:56 AM ET

    Karan Girotra, professor at INSEAD, discusses Tesla's business model and their ability to grab the fascination of consumers.