Mark Zuckerberg Is Now Richer Than Steve Job and The Google Guys
Forbes reported that 225,000 shares of Facebook are bought by publicly-traded closed-end mutual fund GSV Capital(nasdaq GSVC) at a valuation of about $70 billion. Since then its stock is up about 40%.
Based on this number, Zuckerberg’s fortune is now over $18 billion. Other billionaires in Facebook who has alo became richer are Dustin Moskovits, Eduardo Saverin, Sean Parker, Peter Thiel and Yuri Milner.
Zuckerberg is the third richest man involved in technology business after Microsoft’s Bill Gates and Oracle’s Larry Elisson. He had even jumped past Apple’s Steve Jobs and the Google guys, Sergey Brin and Larry Page.Experts said that Google’s has stopped growing and its shares decreased about 17%.
Does Facebook worth such a lot? Will it be replaced by other social networking sites later like what happened to Myspace? It has been reported that Facebook users in USA are getting lesser.
While there are doubts about future of Facebook, investors are showing great interest in the most popular social networking sites at the moment.