Elon Musk news
The gap between the world’s two richest men has widened as stock prices have risen.
Elon Musk wants Jeff Bezos to know that he is the most powerful man in the globe, and he responded to Bezos’ tweet on Monday with a silver medal cheerful face.
Musk’s SpaceX rocket company saw its stock price skyrocket last week, closing the gap between the world’s two richest men. Ilon Musk’s net worth is now $222 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, while Jeff Bezos’ fortune is $190.8 billion.
Two billionaires are attempting to transform the space sector.
Musk and Bezos are both attempting to transform the space sector. Blue Origin is disputing the US government’s contract with SpaceX to build technology to return humans to the moon, while Musk has previously described Bezos as a “copy cat” of his e-commerce company’s space ambitions.
A subsidiary of Amazon also accused Musk and his company of breaking regulations, believing that the rules are for other people, in a recent document submitted with US regulators.
Elon Musk’s fortune climbed by $9 billion on Friday, according to the Bloomberg Billionaire Index, after a deal with investors valued SpaceX at more than $100 billion, more than four times the size of Blue Origin.
Tesla, which Musk co-founded in 2003 after making his wealth selling e-commerce site PayPal to eBay Inc. for $1.5 billion, continues to provide Musk with about three-quarters of his income.