In this week’s episode of Industry Focus: Energy, host Sarah Priestley talks with Motley Fool contributors Vincent Shen and Dylan Lewis about some of the biggest and most interesting stories in the energy sector. Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) met its production goal, but their methods were far from efficient or sustainable, and long-term investors shouldn’t breathe easy just yet.
Harley-Davidson (NYSE:HOG) is caught in the crossfire of an escalating U.S.-E.U. trade war. GE (NYSE:GE) is spinning off its Healthcare division to focus on its Aviation, Power, and Renewable Energy units instead, as the conglomerate model just wasn’t getting it done. And SpaceX says it won’t be sending anyone into lunar orbit this year, but a moon trip could happen as soon as 2019.
A full transcript follows the video.
This video was recorded on July 5, 2018.
Sarah Priestley: Welcome to Industry Focus, the show that dives into a different sector of the stock market every day. Today, we’re talking Energy and Industrials. It’s Thursday, July 5, and we’re going to be talking about a few news topics.
I’m your host, Sarah Priestley, and joining me in the studio are two very special guests — Vince Shen, host of the Tuesday Consumer Goods show, and Dylan Lewis, host of the Friday Tech show. Welcome to the show, guys!
Dylan Lewis: Happy to be here! I don’t know that it’s going to be a great industrials discussion, but it’ll be a fun show. [laughs]
Priestley: You’ll have to weigh in with your respective knowledge. This is going to be a fun show for us. I don’t know if it’ll be a fun show for listeners. This is actually my last show, as I’m moving to Charlotte, North Carolina. My husband got a job down there. I pre-recorded three episodes, doing deep dives on various topics and answering some listeners questions, but this is the last episode I’m