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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA): Morgan Stanley forecasts Q1 Model S deliveries of 6,468 units

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Adam Jonas, an analyst at Morgan Stanley, is forecasting that the first quarter Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model S deliveries are at 6,468 units, which would be up 32% from 4,900 in the same quarter a year earlier. Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) is going to announce its first quarter results on Wednesday May 7th after the closing bell.
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Square raises hundreds of millions of debt financing

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Mobile payments company Square has secured a revolving credit facility that is worth hundreds of millions of dollars, according to Re/Code. The new funding was part of a deal led by Goldman Sachs with participation from Morgan Stanley, J.P. Morgan, Barclays, and Silicon Valley Bank. “Securing access to low-cost capital always makes financial sense, even for a well-capitalized company like Square,” stated a Square spokesperson in an interview.

Opower files for an IPO

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Opower has filed for an IPO, but the number of shares that will be sold and the pricing terms of the offering have not been determined yet. Opower will trade under the ticker symbol “OPWR.” Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs will be the lead underwriters. Opower is a cloud solutions company that focuses on the utility sector. Some of Opower’s investors include New Cycle Capital, New Enterprise Associates, Accel Partners and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.

DocuSign is raising around $100 million with a valuation of over $1 billion

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DocuSign is an electronic signature software company that is raising around $100 million in funding with a valuation that could hit as high as $1.5 billion. DocuSign is working with Morgan Stanley to raise the funding. DocuSign plans to eventually go public following the funding round.
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Domo raises $125 million in funding

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Domo is an enterprise software company that has raised $125 million in funding. TPG’s investment company arm TPG Growth led this round of funding. Other investors that participated in this round include Salesforce.com, T. Rowe Price, Fidelity Investments, Morgan Stanley, Viking Ventures, Dragoneer Investment Group, GGV Capital, Greylock Partners, Institutional Venture Partners, and Mercato Partners.

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Box Has Chosen Bankers For IPO Next Year

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Popular cloud storage company Box raised around $312 million from venture capitalists and private equity investors.  Box has reportedly picked the bankers for an initial public offering set to take place next year.  Box is expected to raise $500 million in the IPO early next year.  Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse, and JPMorgan Chase were chosen to lead the IPO.
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Twitter Has Filed To Go Public

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Twitter, the extremely popular micro-blogging service, has filed to go public.  Twitter disclosed this information in a tweet.  The filing was confidential under new SEC rules.  Twitter’s annual revenues are less than $1 billion.
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Zynga’s Credit Line Gets Cut From $1 Billion To $200 Million

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Zynga used to have a $1 billion unsecured revolving line of credit, which has now been replaced with a $200 million credit facility.  The length of the line has been increased from four to five years though.  The line of credit still remains unsecured.  Zynga is known for developing numerous social games like CityVille and FarmVille.
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