Uber Goes Trucking

The challenges would be worth it if Uber were able to build a consolidated logistics and delivery platform. Profits would be vast if Uber Freight can be integrated with Uber Delivery.

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Is Tesla a Threat to Utilities?

If Musk’s plan works out utility stocks might no longer be a good long term investment. Don’t sell utilities just yet, but keep the Solar Roof in mind when you do your long term portfolio planning. It just might make utilities, coal and natural a lot less valuable in the near future.

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Musk is Planning Several New Tesla Models

Elon Musk is trying to disrupt the entire auto business and build a major industrial empire in the process. Even if he fails the results will be spectacular.

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Elon Musk is Smart to get in bed with Trump

Musk is going to have to figure out how to work both sides of the political aisle if he wants to achieve his dreams. It would be sad to see this great visionary’s career destroyed by association with anybody as corrupt and as vile as Donald J. trump.

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Musk Targeted by Trump Foes

Musk is between a rock and a hard place here, he needs federal backing for some of his activities; particularly SpaceX. Yet the primary buyers of his cars are wealthy liberals who loathe Donald. J. Trump. Musk may have to make some tough decisions to preserve his companies in the age of Trump.

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Musk Plans Hyperloop Tunnels

The Dos Equis beer ads are dead wrong; Elon Musk and not some guy with a beard is the most interesting man in the world. Just last week, Musk unveiled yet another revolutionary transportation system proposal and dropped bomb shells about Tesla’s electric semi-truck, gigafactories and autonomous cars.

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PACCAR Proves Musk is Smart to Build a Tesla Semi-Truck

PACCAR’s success shows that building heavy trucks would be a smart and profitable move for Tesla. PACCAR is also a good investment for average people while Tesla is not. Buying PACCAR might be a good way to invest in electric vehicles and avoid Tesla’s overpriced stock.

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Tesla Planning Electric Semi-Truck and Pickup

If Musk can really build an electric big rig he’ll demonstrate that Tesla has some amazing design and manufacturing capabilities. Creating such a machine and getting it running will be an amazing feat.

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Does Volkswagen Make Money?

All this indicates that Volkswagen is a very cash-rich company that is definitely undervalued by the markets. It also fits the value investing criteria of a really good company going through a rough stretch.

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Tesla Goes into the Auto Parts Business

My prediction is that Tesla will start selling components to other automakers within a year or so. It will also start selling manufacturing services to other companies at some point. Most of the sales will be of batteries, but there should also be a market for drive trains, control systems for autonomous vehicles and motors as well.

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