Feb 3, 2020 - Economy & Business
Tesla shares soar, company gains $23 billion in market value
Tesla shares gained 19.89% on Monday, or over $129 per share, increasing the automaker's market cap by a whopping $23.33 billion.
Driving the news: Panasonic this morning announced that its joint battery-making venture with Tesla turned profitable in the fourth quarter of 2019, although it did not provide specific numbers. A bank analyst also upgraded Tesla today, while one of the company's largest outside shareholders disclosed a slightly increased stake.
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