Friday, 25 July 2014
Facebook chairman hits $33 billion; after making $1.6 billion in one day
Facebook's Chairman Mark Zuckerberg is now richer than Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin and not taking Amazon's CEO Jeff Bezos out of the picture, that's according to Bloomberg.
The 30-year old Facebook founder is now worth $33 billion after he earns $1.6 billion on Thursday(today) after his company went up from $71 per share on Wednesday to $73 per share on Thursday. Facebook, on the other hand, is now valued at $205.57 billion. Wow, this is money!
Mark Zuckerberg is the 16th richest person in the world, two place behind owner of Bloomberg Media, Michael Bloomberg, who sits unmoved at 14.
Facebook now has more money that 128-year old beverage company Coca-Cola. Surprise?
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