Tesla to cut thousands of jobs as Elon Musk warns the ‘road ahead is very difficult’


Hoid
#391
Quote: Originally Posted by captain morgan View Post

It's clear that the feds fully believe that ICE tech will be around for a long time.... A very, very long time

It looks like the Fed is there to subsidize private industry on an as-required basis

Mr Trump is currently demanding that the fed lower the interest rate because the economy is on such great legs.
 
petros
+1
#392
How is borrowing from the Fed Reserve a subsidy?

The Fed isn't the Govt.
 
captain morgan
+2
#393
Quote: Originally Posted by petros View Post

How is borrowing from the Fed Reserve a subsidy?

The Fed isn't the Govt.


Ssssshhhhhh!!


Don't clue him in quite yet on this... We're about to have some fun
 
Hoid
#394
Quote: Originally Posted by petros View Post

How is borrowing from the Fed Reserve a subsidy?

The Fed isn't the Govt.

Interest free loans?
 
petros
+1
#395
Why would a private bank like "The Fed" give interest free loans?
 
petros
+2
#396
Tesla's Main Product Isn't Cars, It's Subsidies
Tesla received $713 million in U.S. subsidies in Q3, compared to its $312 million profit.
By ANTON WAHLMAN Nov 05, 2018 | 01:33 PM EST

https://realmoney.thestreet.com/inve...idies-14769263
 
captain morgan
+1
#397
Quote: Originally Posted by petros View Post

Tesla's Main Product Isn't Cars, It's Subsidies
Tesla received $713 million in U.S. subsidies in Q3, compared to its $312 million profit.
By ANTON WAHLMAN Nov 05, 2018 | 01:33 PM EST

https://realmoney.thestreet.com/inve...idies-14769263


This might as well be the death knell for Tesla.... Highly reminiscent of the last days of Solyndra
 
petros
+1
#398
They will be swallowed by the Ford/Volkswagen/Rivian deal.
 
Hoid
#399
Quote: Originally Posted by Hoid View Post

white nattys are concerned with federal incentives for evs

meanwhile....


by all means talk about everything but this
 
Hoid
#400


of course government bailouts are a way of life for big business.

they simply cannot function in a free market
 
pgs
#401
Quote: Originally Posted by Hoid View Post



of course government bailouts are a way of life for big business.

they simply cannot function in a free market

Good let them stay no or swim .
 
captain morgan
+1
#402
Quote: Originally Posted by Hoid View Post


of course government bailouts are a way of life for big business.

they simply cannot function in a free market


Of course you're referring to Tesla and Solyndra
 
Hoid
#403
Canadian taxpayers lose $3.5-billion on 2009 bailout of auto firms

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/repo...ticle23828543/
 
captain morgan
+2
#404
I can't believe that you're so extremely butt-hurt about Tesla being such a loser company
 
petros
+2
#405
Quote: Originally Posted by hoid View Post

canadian taxpayers lose $3.5-billion on 2009 bailout of auto firms
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/repo...ticle23828543/

published april 7, 2015
 
Hoid
#406
and...?

things that happened in 2015 are not true?
 
captain morgan
+2
#407
Tesla was losing prior to 2015 and in true form, losing billions today.


Loser company
 
petros
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#408
Quote: Originally Posted by Hoid View Post

and...?
things that happened in 2015 are not true?

It's what has happened since.
 
Hoid
#409
Quote: Originally Posted by petros View Post

It's what has happened since.

You mean Ontario and the feds ponying up 3.5 billion to keep gm in Ontario?
 
captain morgan
+1
#410
You're so butt hurt.


maybe this will help
 
petros
+1
#411
Quote: Originally Posted by Hoid View Post

You mean Ontario and the feds ponying up 3.5 billion to keep gm in Ontario?

No. The $1B a year Ontario and the Feds earn in taxes from GM alone, the jobs and keeping Unifor happy.
 
Hoid
#412
Cries about Tesla getting subsidies in an industry where everyone gets subsidies.

What a hick
Last edited by Hoid; Jul 31st, 2019 at 12:56 PM..
 
captain morgan
+2
#413
The auto mfgrs have a long history of profitability.


Tesla.... Not so much
 
petros
+1
#414
Quote: Originally Posted by Hoid View Post

Cries about Tesla getting subsidies in an industry where everyone gets subsidies.
What a hick

Has Tesla made a profit? Are they laying off or hiring?
 
Twin_Moose
#415
What has Tesla done for Canada to deserve bailouts?
 
Hoid
#416
Quote: Originally Posted by Twin_Moose View Post

What has Tesla done for Canada to deserve bailouts?

If I open a business in Ontario I have to pay business taxes.

The Big Three?

No taxes
 
MHz
#417
Quote: Originally Posted by petros View Post

Channeled Satan?

?? That where you get your info on most topics?? lol
 
MHz
#418
Quote: Originally Posted by Twin_Moose View Post

What has Tesla done for Canada to deserve bailouts?

People were employed so there is that. The technology should have remained in Canada instead of being gifted to the IMF as we were playing with their money, . . . again. . . .
 
pgs
#419
Quote: Originally Posted by Hoid View Post

If I open a business in Ontario I have to pay business taxes.

The Big Three?

No taxes

Do you have to make profit ?
 
petros
+1
#420
Quote: Originally Posted by pgs View Post

Do you have to make profit ?

Not when you build cars for the 1%.