Tesla Explores Battery Options, Barclays’ Rights Issue, and 3 More Hot Stocks

Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA): While shares are making a modest recovery from the recent sell-offs, Tesla is reportedly in discussions with Samsung (SSNLF.PK) about potentially using battery technology courtesy of the Korean electronics giant. Samsung could play an instrumental role in Tesla’s expansion plans as it scales up its production and the introduction of new models. Spokeswoman Liz Jarvis-Shean confirmed that the two firms were in discussions, but noted that Tesla was in talks with other battery suppliers as well.

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