Tesla Inc.shares will start trading Monday after a 5-for-1 stock split.
Tesla TSLA, -1.13% announced the split on Aug. 11, saying it would “make stock ownership more accessible to employees and investors.”
Shareholders of record as of last Friday will receive a dividend of four additional shares of common stock for each then-held share, to be distributed after the close this Friday.
Here are five things to know about the Silicon Valley electric-car maker ahead of the split.
A record stock run has boosted market cap to $409 billion
Tesla shares have gained more than