February 23rd, 2019 | by Matt Pressman
With Tesla, Elon Musk set out to accelerate the advent of sustainable energy. With solar, battery storage, and electric cars, Musk is looking (deeply) at practical clean energy solutions for the planet. He's even opened the company's patents to expedite EV adoption by others in the auto industry
November 10th, 2018 | by Matt Pressman
Elon Musk has accomplished some jaw-dropping feats at SpaceX and Tesla. Louis Sarkozy, son of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy, asks (via Washington Examiner), "Should he be recognized as a capitalist example, champion of science, and hero of the environment? Yes. Is the media fawning over his countless moral deeds and wishing him success in his progressive endeavors? No. Rather, he is constantly berated, belittled, and criticized for trivial reasons."
November 8th, 2018 | by Guest Contributor
Ron Baron is a legend in the investing world — his eponymous fund group has about $30 billion under management. Baron recently gave a meaty interview about Tesla to CNBC. There’s a lot of interesting material here, beyond Baron’s headline prediction that Tesla could earn a trillion dollars in revenue in
May 23rd, 2018 | by Matt Pressman
Armchair analysts, bitter bloggers, and snarky shorts continue to take shots at Tesla's Elon Musk. This doesn't mean, however, that some big-time billionaires aren't impressed with the brash leader of Tesla. CNBC had a few high-profile guests discuss their views on Musk and his leadership at Tesla. And even though some have been quick to call Musk a bad CEO, billionaires Mark Cuban and Ron Baron see things differently
May 21st, 2018 | by Kyle Field
Bullish billionaire Ron Baron sees such potential with Tesla that he expects his investment firm Baron Capital to make an absolute killing on TSLA stock
October 7th, 2017 | by Matt Pressman
Baron Funds' second quarter commentary includes a letter from Ron Baron highlighting some fascinating insights surrounding Tesla. To understand businesses, Baron notes the importance of, "the individuals who lead those businesses; and of the character and talent of the individuals... In the end, we think it’s all about people."
September 18th, 2017 | by Matt Pressman
Although volatility is the norm when tracking the dizzying fluctuations of Tesla [NASDAQ: TSLA], a bright future could be coming for stockholders. According to Investopedia, "Tesla Inc. shares appear to have broken out and could continue to rise from current levels. ... On September 11, the stock rose roughly 6 percent, signaling a potential technical breakout. Meanwhile, the options market signaled expectations of elevated levels of volatility to come, paving the way for a possible rise toward $400."
June 23rd, 2017 | by Matt Pressman
Renowned mutual fund manager and investment icon Ron Baron of Baron Capital is well-known for his conservative, long-term approach to stock picking. He's been compared to Warren Buffett (both for his investing style and outstanding track record) and has said that Tesla "may be the most interesting" company he's ever invested in over his 46 year career
November 13th, 2015 | by Kyle Field
We shared an interview earlier this week where investment guru Ron Baron brought Elon Musk to his company’s investors conference for a [&hellip
November 10th, 2015 | by Steve Hanley
Originally published on Gas2 (videos added). Ron Baron can rightly be classified as a successful businessman. His company offers a [&hellip
November 22nd, 2014 | by James Ayre
One of the more successful investors/hedge fund managers of recent years, Ron Baron, recently made comments about Tesla Motors blowing up [&hellip