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Don't hold your breath waiting for Apple or Amazon to buy Tesla, Morgan Stanley analyst warns in private investor call

Lora Kolodny

In a private call with Morgan Stanley clients on Wednesday, research analyst Adam Jonas, a long-time Tesla bull, struck bearish notes. Jonas poured cold water on the idea that Apple or Amazon, or any other big tech firm, would acquire the electric car maker. In an invitation-only call with institutional clients of Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, research analyst Adam Jonas — a long-time Tesla TSLA bull — expressed skepticism about the electric vehicle maker and said not to count on a buyer like Apple to bail the company out.