Musk sells $8.4 bn in Tesla shares after Twitter deal

Musk sells $8.4 bn in Tesla shares after Twitter deal

Tesla chief Elon Musk sold about $8.4 billion worth of shares in the electric carmaker in the days after Twitter's board agreed to his $44 billion takeover offer, according to US securities filings.
Elon Musk reaches deal to buy Twitter for $44 bn

Elon Musk reaches deal to buy Twitter for $44 bn

Elon Musk, the world's richest man, struck a deal Monday to buy Twitter for $44 billion, capping a saga complete with hostile takeover threats before delivering him personal control of one of the most influential social media platforms on the planet.
Twitter, analysts wary of Musk takeover bid

Twitter, analysts wary of Musk takeover bid

As tempting as access to Elon Musk's wealth may be, Twitter is not eager to be ruled by a billionaire known for shooting from the hip with little regard for the consequences.
Elon Musk no longer joining Twitter board: CEO

Elon Musk no longer joining Twitter board: CEO

Elon Musk is no longer joining the board of Twitter, the CEO of the social media company said late Sunday, in a reversal less than a week after announcing the Tesla chief would be appointed.
Tesla says working on China import hiccup

Tesla says working on China import hiccup

Tesla said Wednesday (Mar 6) it was working to resume imports of its new Model 3 sedan in China after the company said a labelling hiccup caused problems with customs.
Elon Musk tweet may cost him job as Tesla CEO

Elon Musk tweet may cost him job as Tesla CEO

The standoff between US stock regulators and mercurial Tesla chief Elon Musk has taken a dramatic turn over a tweet that could cost the entrepreneur his job as CEO of the electric carmaker.
Tesla tumbles on new executive departures, Musk interview

Tesla tumbles on new executive departures, Musk interview

Shares of Tesla Motors tumbled Friday as investors were rattled by the departures of two executives and a late-night interview in which chief executive Elon Musk was seen smoking marijuana.
Tesla shares fall on reports of SEC subpoena

Tesla shares fall on reports of SEC subpoena

Shares of Tesla fell on Wednesday (Aug 15) following reports US securities regulators have subpoenaed the electric car manufacturer's Chief Executive Elon Musk over his statements about taking the company private.
Elon Musk says in talks with Saudis on taking Tesla private

Elon Musk says in talks with Saudis on taking Tesla private

Tesla chief executive Elon Musk disclosed on Monday (Aug 13) he was in talks with Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund and other investors to take the electric automaker private.
Tesla boss Musk weighs go-private deal for electric carmaker

Tesla boss Musk weighs go-private deal for electric carmaker

Controversial Tesla chief executive Elon Musk said on Tuesday (Aug 7) he was considering taking the electric carmaker private, sending shares sharply higher in anticipation of a big premium.
Elon Musk's latest outburst raises doubts on leadership

Elon Musk's latest outburst raises doubts on leadership

Elon Musk has had a series of angry social media dust-ups with Wall Street analysts, journalists, employees and others.
Tesla shares tumble after Musk tweet controversy

Tesla shares tumble after Musk tweet controversy

Tesla shares tumbled on Monday as chief executive Elon Musk faced criticism over a public spat with a British diver who worked on the Thai soccer team rescue.
World's biggest battery in Australia to trump Musk's

World's biggest battery in Australia to trump Musk's

British billionaire businessman Sanjeev Gupta will built the world's biggest battery in South Australia, officials said Friday (Mar 16), overtaking US star entrepreneur Elon Musk's project in the same state last year.