Those betting against Tesla cashed in after a bizarre video showing CEO Elon Musk smoking pot on a podcast surfaced, and a pair of C-level executives resigned.
Jim Cramer explains why Tesla's short-sellers might be up against "the greatest short-buster in modern memory" in Elon Musk.
Chanos also denies Musk allegations about sharing insider information and paying journalists.
Chanos spoke at the Delivering Alpha conference in New York.
Dunkin' Brands chief Nigel Travis defends the doughnut maker's "asset-light model," which Chanos cited as a reason for his short.
Chanos reveals he's targeting four stocks in two industries: fast food and health care. He also blasts his old punching bag Tesla.
"I'm betting these companies might be worth nothing," the founder and president of Kynikos Associates tells CNBC.
The founder and president of Kynikos Associates reveals that he's betting against two fast food stocks.
Jim Chanos says "stunning" executive turnover at Tesla is a bad sign for Tesla.
Musk agreed to stay as chief executive for 10 years, with compensation tied to $50 billion leaps in Tesla’s valuation. Otherwise, he makes zero.
The bond market sees storm clouds on the horizon, despite the trade ceasefire between President Donald Trump and China.
Top J.P. Morgan Chase strategist Marko Kolanovic doubled down on his bullish market call Monday given "significant" progress in trade deliberations and Fed policy.
There is a pretty good chance stocks will be higher in a year's time as positive sentiment has moderated and earnings growth will likely remain strong, says Citi's Tobias Levkovich.
Hedge funds bailed on tech stocks just in time, getting out of the battered sector and into a more defensive stance just as the market started its fourth-quarter slide.