Elon Musk: Short-Selling Stocks Should Be Illegal

As Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s settlement agreement with Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) awaits finalization, the erratic billionaire claimed Thursday that stock short-sellers are “value destroyers” and called for the practice to be outlawed.

Automaker Tesla to remain a public company, CEO Musk says

Musk: Tesla Employees Should ‘Ignore the Distractions’

Following his settlement with the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC), Tesla CEO Elon Musk told company employees in emails to “ignore the distractions” and hinted that the company may soon be profitable. But despite his rosy outlook, problems persist.

Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveils the new Tesla factory in Fremont, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010. The new Tesla factory is the former NUMMI plant. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

SEC Sues Elon Musk, Seeks to Bar Him from Running Tesla

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Thursday accused Tesla chief Elon Musk of making false and misleading statements in August when he tweeted that he was “virtually certain” that he could take the electric car company private.

Elon Musk, founder, CEO, and lead designer of SpaceX, speaks at a news conference after the Falcon 9 SpaceX heavy rocket launched successfully from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla., Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018.

Elon Musk Compares Himself to Vegas Casino Owner

In an interview with the Wall Street Journal published Friday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk said his thinking behind tweeting plans to take the embattled electric car company private was akin to how Las Vegas casino owners consider their odds of success.

Tesla shares tumble after Musk interview sparks fresh fears

Elon Musk: Tesla Is ‘Definitely Not Going Bankrupt’

Elon Musk claimed to the Wall Street Journal that Tesla is “definitely not going bankrupt,” at the same time as most Tesla suppliers are reportedly worried that the electric car manufacturer may not pay them as the company faces further turmoil.

Elon Musk, founder, CEO, and lead designer of SpaceX, speaks at a news conference after the Falcon 9 SpaceX heavy rocket launched successfully from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla., Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018.

Tesla in Turmoil: JP Morgan Predicts 30% Stock Plunge

Following weeks of turmoil surrounding Tesla and it’s CEO Elon Musk, J.P. Morgan has predicted that Tesla’s stock price will plunge 30 percent as the investment giant believes that funding for taking the company private is not “secured” as Musk claims.

Elon Musk,CEO of Tesla

Elon Musk Tears Up over Tesla Turmoil, ‘No Sleep or Ambien’

Tesla CEO Elon Musk became quite emotional in an interview with the New York Times when discussing the turmoil surrounding Tesla in recent months, blaming short-sellers for much of his stress. He also allegedly struggled to hold in tears as he described working through his birthday at the Tesla factory.

SUN VALLEY, ID - JULY 07: Elon Musk, CEO and CTO of SpaceX, CEO and product architect of Tesla Motors, and chairman of SolarCity, attends the Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference on July 7, 2015 in Sun Valley, Idaho. Many of the world's wealthiest and most powerful business people …