Tencent, which just took a 5% stake in Tesla, could use its very popular messaging platforms to promote the EV maker. And Tesla could integrate Tencent's services within its cars.
Here are Thursday's top research calls, including new coverage of Alibaba, a downgrade for Dollar General and upgrades for FireEye and Kroger.
Honda alleges that its former ad agency mishandled its account.
Buying Mobileye allows Intel to provide end-to-end chip platforms for self-driving systems. But rival offerings are gaining the attention of some of Mobileye's top clients.