Hertz to buy 65,000 electric cars from Polestar

new York CNN Business — Swedish electric car maker Polestar is selling up to 65,000 electric vehicles to Hertz over the next five years, the companies announced Monday. The move follows an order Hertz placed for 100,000 electric cars made by Tesla in October 2021. Polestar CEO Thomas Ingenlath previously told Automotive News Europe that … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday, April 4

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Wall Street looks steady; key Treasury spreads remain inverted Traders on the floor of the NYSE, March 31, 2022. Source: NYSE US stock futures were mixed Monday, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq looking modestly higher. Twitter shares soared … Read more

Twitter shares soar more than 25% after Elon Musk takes 9% stake in social media company

Elon Musk speaks during a press conference at SpaceX’s Starbase facility near Boca Chica Village in South Texas on February 10, 2022. jim watson | AFP | Getty Images Tesla CEO Elon Musk has taken a big stake in social media company Twitter, a regulatory filing released Monday showed. Musk owns 73,486,938 shares of Twitter, … Read more

Tesla TSLA Q1 2022 Vehicle Production and Delivery Numbers

Customers experience new energy electric vehicles at a Tesla store in Shanghai, China, On December 4, 2021. Future Publishing | Future Publishing | Getty Images Tesla just reported first-quarter vehicle production and delivery numbers for 2022. Here’s how they did. Electric vehicle deliveries (total): 310,048 Electric vehicle production (total): 305,407 Over the same period last … Read more

There may be little upside left in this stock rally, says Goldman Sachs. Here’s where it advises investors to put their money now.

After seven straight quarterly wins, the S&P 500 is about to log a 3% loss in the first quarter. The last losing quarter was a COVID-fueled 20% slump in March 2020, But a 5% gain for March will make for the best month since October, and the index remains just 4% off its Jan. 4 … Read more

Own secular stocks, approach cyclical names with skepticism

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Wednesday advised investors to own secular growth stocks rather than cyclical stocks and to be vigilant in spotting the difference. “The market is still eager for what is known as secular growth,” which doesn’t rely on economic cycles and likely wouldn’t be hurt by the Federal Reserve raising interest rates, the … Read more

UAW leader says he hasn’t talked to Elon Musk about union vote at Tesla

The leader of the United Auto Workers union said he hasn’t talked with Tesla Inc.’s Elon Musk after the chief executive’s invitation to hold a union vote, but was open to such talks if the company addressed past issues. “I’ve actually not talked to Mr. Musk or any representative of Tesla,” UAW President Ray Curry … Read more

Autos union chief responds to Elon Musk ‘inviting’ UAW to organize Tesla workers

Founder and CEO of Tesla Motors Elon Musk speaks during a media tour of the Tesla Gigafactory, which will produce batteries for the electric carmaker, in Sparks, Nevada. James Glover II | Reuters If Tesla CEO Elon Musk is serious about welcoming organizing efforts of the company’s US workforce, the automaker should rehire a fired … Read more

SEC charges Twilio engineers with insider trading

The Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday charged three software engineers at cloud software vendor Twilio and several of their friends and family members with involvement in an insider trading scheme. Between March and May 2020, as cloud tools were gaining use due to the surge in remote work, Twilio engineers Lokesh Lagudu, Chotu Pulagam … Read more

Jim Cramer says investors should use these rules to build a turbulence-proof portfolio

Investors should follow a certain set of rules when building their portfolios to weather the market volatility that Monday’s rally suggests could happen, Jim Cramer said. “When you see new, unseasoned merchandise exploding higher, along with names like Tesla surging on … a stock split, it tells you there might be a little too much … Read more