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Tesla Motors 2016 Annual Shareholder Meeting: Live feed

Discussion in 'Tesla, Inc.' started by basicsbeauty, May 31, 2016.

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  1. basicsbeauty

    basicsbeauty New Member

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    Man, I hope someone puts up the hilights here - I'm not able to listen to the whole thing - but it seems less like a shareholder meeting and more like a memoir of Tesla from the begining to now...but hey we're only 1.5 hours into it - who knows what the next few hours will bring o_O
     
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    Agreed. Oddest shareholder meeting I have ever seen.
     
  4. RedModel3

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    Actually, I'm finding the history fascinating, and hearing about their thought processes and how they handled the failures made me even happier that I'm buying a Tesla.
     
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    Sure . . . but that's not what you normally do in a shareholder meeting. Most investors are wanting info pertaining to products in the pipeline, margins, deliveries on track or behind, etc. etc. Each to his own.
     
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    Plus, as any Tesla/Musk fan, we've already heard about the history of Tesla hundreds of times over many events. What we don't know is the future!
     
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    Well, good for you and the others. I've found it very interesting. I guess I'm not like most investors.
     
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    A very strange account of Tesla's origins.
    Robin
     
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    Model 3 wont be free supercharging unless you buy a package, but will still be cheaper than filling up on gas. Looks like pay per use or one fee for time life use.
     
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    Good for you, but will you still find it very interesting if they talk about the entire history of the company again next year?
     
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    The length of these question is ridiculous
     
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    TMC was just mentioned by Elon. I suppose they do read this forum.
     
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    It is a little less the length than the amount of lecturing/bragging/posing by the questioner. Feel bad for Elon.
     
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    That meeting was weird. I wonder how the Tesla investors felt about it.
     
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    Apparently the board meeting folks were annoyed.
     
  16. Garlan Garner

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    You think so? Why would you say that? (btw, I agree with you) I'm a small share holder in my 401K so there is no real liability for me, however if I had millions invested I would have a puzzled look on my face.
     
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    No one ever asks any of the meaty technical questions from the forums. But at least he acknowledged they have people reading these forums.
     
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    The density of good questions was so low. Such an inefficient use of Elon's (and other's) time. Here I would define good as of concern to a large percentage of shareholders. I had hoped that some of the tmc questions would have been asked. Did I miss something?
     
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    He mentioned it a couple times. Along with the all hands meeting after that.
     
  20. Garlan Garner

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    I was thinking the same thing.
     

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