Tesla's market capitalization surpasses 50 trillion yen, CEO Elon Musk surpasses Bill Gates in total asset ranking to become second in the world


Thomas Hawk

The market capitalization of electric car maker Tesla has finally reached $ 515 billion (53.8 trillion yen), and the total personal wealth ranking ' Bloomberg Billionaires Index ' released by the economic media Bloomberg, the total of CEO Elon Musk With assets of 136 billion dollars (about 14.21 trillion yen), he has overtaken Bill Gates to become the second wealthiest person in the world.

Bloomberg Billionaires Index

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Tesla's stock price, which was about $ 86 (about 9000 yen) per share around January 2020, increased to about $ 555 (about 58,000 yen) per share at the time of writing the article, more than six times in less than 11 months. did.

In July 2020, it was reported that Tesla's market capitalization reached 207.2 billion dollars (22,260 billion yen), surpassing Toyota's market capitalization and becoming the world's highest market capitalization automobile manufacturer. I did.

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CEO Musk owns a 20% stake in Tesla, with a significant increase in total assets. According to Bloomberg, about three-quarters of Mask CEO's net worth is Tesla stock.

Musk, who was 35th in the total assets ranking in January 2020, overtook Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on November 17, 2020 to become the third in the world, and Microsoft jointly on November 24, 2020. It has surpassed Bill Gates, the founder and who has total assets of 129 billion dollars (about 13.48 trillion yen) at the time of writing the article, to jump to the second place in the world.

In addition, the world's number one is Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon, with total assets of 183 billion dollars (about 19.12 trillion yen).

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