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Tackle Today: Stock of the week: Tesla

November 7, 2019

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Tackle Today: Stock of the week: Tesla | Tackle Trading (photo: Elon Musk by Jamie-James Medina)
Elon Musk by Jamie-James Medina

« All he wants is to change the world. »

“You should try to take the set of actions that are likely to prolong civilization, minimize the probability of a dark age and reduce the length of a dark age if there is one.”

Isaac Asimov, The Foundation Trilogy (1974) —

Born in 1971 and raised in the suburbs of Pretoria, South Africa.
Parents divorced in 1980.
Severely bullied at school during childhood.
A self-taught computer programmer at the age of 10.
Avid reader. One of his early idols is Isaac Asimov, from which he took the lesson quoted at the beginning of this daily article.
Moved to the United States at the age of 18.
In 1992, he went to the University of Pennsylvania to study business and physics.
Now, at the age of 48, he is the founder, CEO, and chief engineer/designer of SpaceX; co-founder, CEO, and product architect of Tesla, Inc.; co-founder of Neuralink; founder of The Boring Company; co-founder and initial co-chairman of OpenAI. He is also a co-founder of PayPal.

We are talking about Elon Musk. A man whose passion for his own projects is undeniable. A divisive figure, raising both bullish and bearish passionate statements, never neutral; either you love or you hate him; either you buy or you short Tesla. What else would you expect from a person whose sole purpose is to change the world?

You voted you got it: Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) is the Stock of the Week on Tackle’s Instagram. Go to our profile and check the analysis done by Coach Tyler Craig.

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SpaceX completed missions (2006 – 2019)

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“SpaceX designs, manufactures and launches advanced rockets and spacecraft. The company was founded in 2002 to revolutionize space technology, with the ultimate goal of enabling people to live on other planets.”

Sources: statista.com and spacex.com

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