Kevin O'Leary: Elon Musk 'Made a Really Good Chess Move'

O’Leary suggested that Musk could sit with any of the Silicon Valley tech company magnates, such as Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg or Apple CEO Tim Cook, and negotiate a selling price.

“What he’s (Musk) done here is form a speculative aura around a position that’s at a ridiculous valuation,” said O’Leary.

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Ironically, O’Leary was in his Tesla Model X when he first got word of news breaking on Musk’s tweet. Unfortunately, his sentiment for the vehicle contrasted his views on the emblem, specifically its shares.

“I love the car, I hate the stock,” O’Leary said.

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