If you were having a tough Thursday, this story is not going to make you feel much better...Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon, just got $13.2 Billion richer in just 15 MINUTES!!
We will explain...
Shares of Amazon stock skyrocketed on the New Your Stock Exchange this afternoon, closing in at $2,100 a share. A 12% percent increase in price.
So...Bezos, who is already the richest person in the world, added 13.2 Billion to his net worth in just about 15 minutes' time. If the price holds his new listed worth will come it at $129.5 Billion. Ya, that one hurts.