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#517369 - 12/06/18 10:36 PM Elon cuts 3,000 jobs.
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Tesla man has got the axe swinging in an attempt to turn a profit after 15 years of not doing so, watch this space I think he would be delighted to sell it off to one of the large global VM's.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-44458264
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#517398 - 13/06/18 09:09 AM Re: Elon cuts 3,000 jobs. [Re: +8Rich]
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Originally Posted By +8Rich

Tesla man has got the axe swinging in an attempt to turn a profit after 15 years of not doing so, watch this space I think he would be delighted to sell it off to one of the large global VM's.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-44458264


I think the large VM’s will probably wait for it to go bust

Still loosing $6,500 a minute

Paying the interest off the large debt will cripple them, investors nervous, share price shortened by a quarter

I don’t think it looks good

Maybe Trump will step in and keep it going to save jobs and quality American manufacturing and technology with government money
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#517400 - 13/06/18 09:11 AM Re: Elon cuts 3,000 jobs. [Re: +8Rich]
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Then again if he can post even the slightest operating profit in the next year, it will soar in value and investors will pile in
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#517410 - 13/06/18 10:54 AM Re: Elon cuts 3,000 jobs. [Re: Stewart S]
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Then again if he can post even the slightest operating profit in the next year, it will soar in value and investors will pile in


That's the sort of game I imagine him to be playing and then sell it off as a complete battery manufacturing unit and cars to a major.

He normally does the unpredictable so I'm not holding my breath - I like his style though.
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#517423 - 13/06/18 12:33 PM Re: Elon cuts 3,000 jobs. [Re: +8Rich]
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With all of the major car manufacturers now snapping at his heels, i am not sure the future is too bright for Tesla
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#517431 - 13/06/18 01:44 PM Re: Elon cuts 3,000 jobs. [Re: +8Rich]
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It does make you wonder I hope he doesn't get burnt, he was exceptionally brave in producing the first desirable long distance all electric cruiser.
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#517498 - 13/06/18 07:38 PM Re: Elon cuts 3,000 jobs. [Re: +8Rich]
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I did say, bust by July.

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#517506 - 13/06/18 08:21 PM Re: Elon cuts 3,000 jobs. [Re: +8Rich]
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You did It'll be interesting watching this unfold, he's a wily one that Elon wink
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#517513 - 13/06/18 08:34 PM Re: Elon cuts 3,000 jobs. [Re: Stewart S]
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Originally Posted By Stewart S
Originally Posted By +8Rich

Tesla man has got the axe swinging in an attempt to turn a profit after 15 years of not doing so, watch this space I think he would be delighted to sell it off to one of the large global VM's.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-44458264


I think the large VM’s will probably wait for it to go bust

Still loosing $6,500 a minute

Paying the interest off the large debt will cripple them, investors nervous, share price shortened by a quarter

I don’t think it looks good

Maybe Trump will step in and keep it going to save jobs and quality American manufacturing and technology with government money


Regain did something similar with Hardly Ableson

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#517520 - 13/06/18 09:22 PM Re: Elon cuts 3,000 jobs. [Re: howard]
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Originally Posted By howard
Originally Posted By Stewart S
Originally Posted By +8Rich

Tesla man has got the axe swinging in an attempt to turn a profit after 15 years of not doing so, watch this space I think he would be delighted to sell it off to one of the large global VM's.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-44458264


I think the large VM’s will probably wait for it to go bust

Still loosing $6,500 a minute

Paying the interest off the large debt will cripple them, investors nervous, share price shortened by a quarter

I don’t think it looks good

Maybe Trump will step in and keep it going to save jobs and quality American manufacturing and technology with government money


Regain did something similar with Hardly Ableson


Did it work, are they truly independent now I wonder ?
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