Should You Buy Tesla Stock Right Now?

Daniel Sparks, The Motley Fool
·4-min read
Should You Buy Tesla Stock Right Now?

Shares of Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) have surged since S&P Global announced last month that it would include shares of the electric-car maker in its closely watched S&P 500 index. Given Tesla's $550 billion market capitalization today, the market-cap-weighted index will need to make a major purchase of the company's shares. In addition, many funds that mimic the S&P 500 will likely similarly purchase shares.