For 6 hours on Thursday, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos overtakes Bill Gates to take the position of richest man in the world.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos dethrones Bill Gates as the world's richest person With Net Worth of $90.6Billion pic.twitter.com/VjU31BMPnS
— Naijaside Media (@Naijaside) July 27, 2017
After the market had opened on Thursday, Amazon (AMZN) shares rose 3% to a pinnacle of $1,083.31, driving Bezos’ total assets to $92.3 billion contrasted with Gates’ $90.8 billion as of Wednesday’s nearby, as indicated by the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. By Thursday evening, Bezos was back in second place as Amazon shares slid 0.7% and dropped advance after its profit baffled financial specialists.
In spite of the plunge in Bezos’ net worth, this has been a gigantic year for Amazon. The organization’s offers have risen right around 40% since January, and it announced a 25% expansion in income amid the last quarter.
Here are some funny Twitter reactions:
When Jeff comes to know Bill gates has overtaken him again just a few hour later
When they told Jeff Bezos a few hours later that Bill Gates had emerged world's richest Man again pic.twitter.com/V1uPGIkyBg
— FAVOUR ONYEOZIRI (@Rouvafe) July 28, 2017
And this was hillarious: 😂😂
Well, Jeff Bezos didn't see that coming pic.twitter.com/Mxj7sK3R93
— TheFrustratedIndian (@FrustIndian) July 28, 2017
Bill Gates was like "Hello Jeff Bezos, please hold this world richest man position for me lemme go and urinate and come back"
— Divinity™ (@CAN_Divine) July 28, 2017
Reaction of Bill Gates after listening Jeff holds the position of world richest man:
When the whole world is congratulating Jeff Bezos for becoming the richest man in the world, but you know the situation is temporary. pic.twitter.com/pCh4OHhPpJ
— Chidi Okereke (@Chydee) July 27, 2017
Also, regardless of the possibility that he’s not in the lead position, he’s likely still the coolest multibillionaire out there.