SINGAPORE (May 9): Is President Donald Trump at it again? Talking up stocks with rumours to make a wee bit of money? A day right after a big New York Times exposé on his stock investing MO?

According to CNBC, a tweet by Trump on Wednesday sent shares of US penny stock Workhorse soaring.

In the tweet, Trump said General Motors CEO Mary Barra had informed him that GM would sell its shuttered Lordstown manufacturing plant to Workhorse to build electric trucks.

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