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Jim Chanos is no longer short Tesla, but he's still betting against the stock

James Chanos and Leon Cooperman at the 2019 Delivering Alpa conference in New York on Sept. 19. 2019.
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Longtime Tesla bear Jim Chanos is no longer short the electric vehicle company, but he's still betting against the stock.

"We transformed our stock position into a put position," he told CNBC Wednesday.

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