Tesla call options jump on Musk tweet, short-sellers hurt

Musk says no final decision on taking Tesla private
August 7, 2018
Tesla statement on potential deal to go private
August 7, 2018
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Some nimble traders in Tesla Inc’s options made massive paper profits on Tuesday, while short-sellers were hit with nearly $1 billion in paper losses after Tesla chief Elon Musk tweeted he was considering taking the company private.