Tesla Motors began trading on the NASDAQ this week. The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.announced that the trading of Tesla Motors commenced on June 29 on The NASDAQ Stock Market. Tesla Motors is headquartered in Palo Alto, California and trades under the ticker symbol (TSLA). “Tesla Motors exemplifies the future breed of motor vehicles, coupling style and performance with clean-technology and innovative, forward-thinking manufacturing,” said Bruce Aust, executive vice president, Corporate Client Group, NASDAQ OMX. “NASDAQ is proud to welcome another company with a reputation of innovation to our market and is delighted to be the premier choice among companies as the exchange of the future.” Tesla’s goal is to produce increasingly affordable electric cars to mainstream buyers – relentlessly driving down the cost of EVs. Palo Alto, CA-based Tesla has delivered more than 1000 Roadsters to customers in North America, Europe, and Asia.