TSLA: Tesla Stock Takes a Monday Morning Tumble

TSLA is down close to 5% in a bad day for U.S. stocks

By Karl Utermohlen, InvestorPlace Writer


Tesla (TSLA) is among the U.S. stocks that had a rough morning on Monday with Tesla stock down over 4%.

TSLANasdaq was hit especially hard, dropping about 63 points or 1.5%. Tesla, Netflix (NFLX) and Facebook (FB) are among the index’s recent outperformers that took a tumble today.

“These are all stocks that have had enormous gains over the last year,” said Federated Investors portfolio manager Matthew Kaufler.

“Those are high-valuation stocks,” he said. “And when you talk about a risk-off trade where people are withdrawing capital from riskier areas, that where people pull from first, stocks that have had significant run ups.”

TSLA stock is down about 4.33% in early trading Monday.

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