Zuckerberg needed two hours to kiss off $ 17 billion
A sharp drop in shares could cost Zuckerberg the third place in the list of the world's richest people.
Facebook shares’ strongest crash following the publishing of quarter report depicting negative forecasts of analytics lost founder of social network Mark Zuckerberg of almost 17 billion dollars. The company kissed off 130 billion dollars, BNews.kz correspondent reported with a reference to Lenta. Ru
According to Bloomberg, this crash – is the strongest in social network’s history and it may cost Zuckerberg the third place in the list of the world's richest people.
The report says that Facebook's quarterly revenue was about 13 billion dollars, which was lower than the planned figures. The number of users who enter the social network every day has increased to 1.47 billion people instead of the expected 1.49 billion. The collapse of the shares by 24 percent also provoked negative indicators on the rate of profit growth.
Mark Zuckerberg reached the third place in the list of the world's richest men, according to Bloomberg in early July. His fortune was estimated at 81.6 billion dollars. By July 25, the updated version of the rating said already about 86.6 billion dollars.