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Jim Cramer: 4 Reasons Why You Should Not Short Tesla

Jim Cramer

shorts as they confront perhaps the greatest short buster of them all, Elon Musk. Yesterday's $420 TSLA takeover price, the one that Elon Musk seems to be mulling to take the company private -- at least according to Elon's tweet -- is exactly the kind of riposte that shows the flaws of short selling. 1. Musk has every right to say that he has a potential for a $420 takeover bid, provided that he doesn't sell stock into what may be his hype.