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Stocks finished near session highs across the board Wednesday, boosted by financials and materials, with the Dow and S&P 500 logging fresh closing highs.
Electric-car manufacturer Tesla reported its first quarterly profit, handily beating expectations. Shares surged after-hours.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday:
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on Tesla's big earnings beat, which had shares of the company up 14 percent in after-hours trading.
Ahead of Tesla Motors' first-quarter earnings, short interest in the stock remains high, driven by investors who believe its shares will fall after a spectacular run this year.
Tesla will report earnings after today's closing bell, and the stock has nearly doubled over the last year. CNBC's Phil LeBeau has an earnings preview. John Voelcker, High Gear Media, weighs in.
As the market hits new highs, three companies have created "amazing short squeezes" by rallying against negative expectations, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
Stocks enter the week ahead energized by the jobs report and new highs for the Dow and S&P but that doesn't mean "sell in May" is off the table.
Tesla is beefing up its service business by making the warranty on its battery packs "unconditional" and offering new services to Model S owners who need work done on their car.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk offers insight on a judge's decision to dismiss a legal attack by auto dealers to prevent direct car sales. Also, Musk says he was "deeply wounded" by Sarah Palin's recent social media remark on his company, but that he has since recovered.
Despite lackluster sales of fully electric and extended range electric cars, President Obama's proposed budget for 2014 calls for $575 Million for the Energy Departments vehicle research budget.
U.S. crude oil has had its worst two-day drop since October 2012, and to some pro traders, further declines are likely.
Gas prices have declined some 5 percent over the past month and to some pro traders, it will likely push even lower.
Tesla is offering a financing product that will make its model "S" sedan more accessible. A close look at the deal, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau breaks down the costs of the electric automaker's new financing program.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the details on a new finance program that could boost sales for the electric car company.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday:
Tesla Motors launched a leasing program for the Model S electric car, partnering with Wells Fargo and US Bank.