Three Short Ideas Just Aren't Playing Out

The action in Tesla Motors (TSLA), Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR) and Barnes & Noble (BKS) strikes at the core of the dichotomy in this market. These three stocks represent what I call "intellectual shorts," meaning that the intelligentsia in this market truly despises these stocks.

Take Tesla. Here's an $8 billion company that is going to make 21,000 cars that many of the intelligentsia set thinks are worthless. The party line on Tesla is that Chairman and CEO Elon Musk is a blowhard who is not to be trusted. They don't believe that the company is actually profitable, as Musk claims it is. They don't believe the financing numbers. They don't believe the guarantees....561 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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