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Can any new Tesla chairman stand up to Elon Musk?

Published: 
Tue, 10/02/2018 - 5:54pm

In a deal struck Saturday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to settle fraud charges, Tesla Inc. agreed to bring in two new independent directors to its nine-member board and name an independent chairman to replace Elon Musk. Musk keeps a seat on the board and remains the company’s chief executive.

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After SEC fraud charge, Tesla board is 'fully confident in Elon.'

Published: 
Fri, 09/28/2018 - 8:35pm

The Securities and Exchange Commission charged Elon Musk with fraud on Thursday, alleging that the Tesla chief executive's tweets about taking the electric-car company private at $420 a share were “false and misleading.” It asked a federal court to force Musk out of Tesla’s leadership and ban him from running any public company.

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Elon Musk, eager to shed Wall Street, suggests a massive buyout of Tesla. Its shares soar

Published: 
Thu, 08/09/2018 - 12:12pm

Elon Musk once again sent heads spinning with a bombshell tweet Tuesday, saying he’s “considering” buying up shares of electric car maker Tesla.

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Musk says Tesla will be self-funded, shunning Wall Street

Published: 
Mon, 08/06/2018 - 10:45am

The most eye-popping moment in Tesla’s earnings call with analysts Wednesday was not when Chief Executive Elon Musk apologized to the analysts he dissed on a previous call in May. It was not the fact that Tesla posted a $717-million loss for the quarter, or cut down on its cash burn.