Why Tesla Stock Is Down (Nasdaq: TSLA)

Tesla Motors Inc. (Nasdaq: TSLA) stock tumbled Wednesday after CEO Elon Musk said the company might not be profitable until 2020 and that sales slowed in China amid charging concerns.

Tesla stock slumped some 9% to $185 (yesterday's low) on brisk volume right out of the gate. Shortly before noon, TSLA was down 7% at $190.

Here's a closer look at why Tesla stock is down - and what it means for investors moving forward...

Energy Investing

Why Renewable Energy Is Attracting the Smart Money

Renewable energy is gaining momentum. In fact, global capital investment in clean energy rose 16% in 2014. Some have even dubbed the recent surge toward clean energy a "turning point."

After all, the total invested in renewable power jumped last year to $310 billion, just $17 billion shy of the all-time record in 2011.

So where do you think the "smart money" is headed?


These Pharma Companies Stand Between Us and the "Bacterial Apocalypse"

Antibiotic-resistant microorganisms are turning into a national medical nightmare, and the need for new, more effective medications to treat them has reached critical mass.

In response, the U.S. government and the pharmaceutical industry are joining forces to handle the crisis – and extraordinary opportunities are beckoning the savvy investor.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that in the U.S. alone, antibiotic-resistant bacteria make 2 million people sick and 23,000 die each year.

Estimates of the annual cost to the economy range up to $35 billion in excess medical expenses and another $35 billion in lost productivity.

It's a problem that isn't going away. In fact, it's getting worse...

Tech investing

GoPro Stock Was Doomed Even Without Apple Patent (Nasdaq: GPRO)

GoPro stock was a disaster waiting to happen, even before an Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) patent for a remote control camera went public yesterday (Tuesday).

That's because despite its cool technology, GoPro Inc. (Nasdaq: GPRO) faced an array of threats. Money Morning has been warning investors about this company since last summer.

Here’s why GoPro is a no go…

Trend Watch

Five Self-Made Billionaires Who Were Once Poor

Self-made billionaires rely on their own determination, smarts, and ingenuity to get where they want to go.

Would you be willing to go door-to-door to sell your product? Or walk on stilts, eat fire, and play the accordion for pocket change? Only a handful of people would go to these lengths.

Here are five self-made billionaires who were born poor - but didn't end up that way...

Oil prices

Low Oil Prices in 2015 Will Make the Oil Industry Stronger

Low oil prices may have a silver lining, after all. Without a doubt, oil stocks have taken a pasting in recent months as oil prices have plunged more than 50%. But Money Morning Chief Investment Strategist Keith Fitz-Gerald, a seasoned market analyst with 33 years of experience, views such turmoil not with dread, but optimism. […]

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