As Facebook’s👤 stock soared 13%, co-founder Mark Zuckerberg😎 just became the 6⃣th richest person in the 🌍. On Thursday, FB reported a 52% rise🔺 in their 4th quarter sales and its net income increased twofold to 💲1.56 billion. Most of Zuckerberg’s fortune is tied to his holdings in FB👤. Point to note: the 5⃣ richest people have actually seen a decrease🔻 in their wealth since last year. The current ranking is:
1⃣. Bill Gates is still the richest @ 💲78bn.
2⃣. Zara founder Amancio Ortega @ 💲69.7bn
3⃣. Warren Buffett the Oracle of Omaha @ 💲59.4bn
4⃣. Amazon founder & CEO Jeff Bezos @💲55.8 bn
5⃣. Mexico’s magnate Carlos Slim Helu @ 💲47.5 bn
Which leads to #⃣6⃣: Mark Zuckerberg @💲47.5bn (just below Carlos)
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