Only days after rejecting a seat on the board of Twitter, Elon Musk has put forward a proposal to buy a controlling stake in the company.
Elon Musk is going after Twitter.
Those predictions came true today when this email from Musk was published:
Not only does Musk promise to "unlock" Twitter's "extraordinary potential,” but he also offered a generous premium over the current price. The proposal can also be seen as somewhat of an ultimatum, as Musk alludes to "reconsider" his position as a shareholder should his offer not be accepted. In other words, Musk will either take over Twitter or probably dump his shares again.
Crypto Twitter reacted immediately:
Twitter currently trades around $36 billion in market capitalization, a significant discount to Musk’s offer:
Twitter is yet to react to Musk’s proposal.