Essential links for October 17: Elon Musk's big stock plans; Facebook video ads in question; A downgrade for Netflix?
Wednesday, 17 October 2018 () A quick rundown of some of the news affecting Silicon Valley companies and executives on Wednesday, Oct. 17. ELON MUSK TO BUY $20 MILLION IN TESLA STOCK: Right after formally agreeing to a settlement with the SEC that requires him to pay a $20 million fine, the Tesla CEO intends to spend the same amount on a stock purchase. Also, Tesla's stock jumped 6.5 percent after the settlement was approved Tuesday. (Business Insider) ADVERTISERS ACCUSE FACEBOOK OF WITHHOLDING KEY INFO: As part of a two-year-old…
LONDON (Reuters) - World share markets roared higher on Friday as hopes built that the United States and China were starting to repair their badly damaged trade relations. The German share price index..
On Thursday, Elon Musk announced that an upcoming software update will allow Tesla owners to drive their cars with their phones. In a tweet, the Tesla CEO wrote, "Car will drive to your phone location..
President Donald Trump has begun to tweet frequently about the stock market again. The tweets come as Trump is trying to drum up Republican support heading into the midterms. Business Insider reports..
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has added nearly $10 million worth of company stock to his portfolio. Musk's trust bought nearly 30,000 shares on the open market Monday. The... SeattlePI.com - BusinessAlso reported by •Business Insider •Seattle Times
Elon Musk bought $10 million of shares in Tesla on Monday and plans to spend another $20 million on stock in the company, according to the electric-car maker. Wall Street Journal - BusinessAlso reported by •bizjournals