Tesla is a popular target for short sellers, who hold a collective $12bn in short interest against its shares

Investors betting against Tesla stock have reaped a $2.8 billion (€2.5 billion) paper gain as the US stock market has suffered its swiftest fall since(...)

Investors that buy up short positions profit when a stock falls in value and have piled into bets against Tesla over the years. Photograph: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Investors betting against Tesla suffered record losses of $5.8 billion (€5.2 billion) in January after the stock hit a new high, marking a win for chi(...)