It seems like Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is facing some stiff competition from tech genius Elon Musk! Why is that? Well, let us find that out in the article given below.
Elon Musk Is Now Richer Than Mark Zuckerberg!
Apparently, there is some big news for the Tesla Founder as Elon Musk is now richer than Mark Zuckerberg after Musk had a surge of $120 billion, which made him the third richest person on the planet, as stated by Bloomberg Billionaires Index. This new report has come up after the announcement of Tesla’s inclusion to the S&P 500 Index later next month. This inclusion is a phenomenal step as well.
It seems like this year has brought some major financial benefit for Elon Musk and he has earned a whopping $82.2 billion this year, which is the biggest gain on the ranking of the world’s 500 richest people. Amazon’s Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates still lead the list.
Elon Musk is just a Tesla rally away from unseating fellow mega-billionaire Bill Gates as the second-richest person on the planet https://t.co/NLcszt22OU
— Bloomberg Wealth (@wealth) November 19, 2020
Tesla Has Been Seeing Some Astonishing Growth This Year.
Moreover, according to the Forbes list, Elon Musk is the fourth richest man globally. Despite the ongoing health crisis that has wreaked havoc all over the world, Tesla has seen some astonishing growth with its stock up more than 460 percent this year.
Elon Musk has been currently all busy with the launch of the newest spacecraft named Dragon which is currently flying capable of returning significant amounts of cargo to Earth. He has been promoting all about it via Twitter and it seems like Tesla is reaching new heights with time. There is also going to be a new Tesla holiday software release as well. So, with a lot going on this new surge was pretty much expected.