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Elon Musk richer than any billionaire ever after gaining $36 billion in a day on Hertz order

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Elon Musk's fortunes grew exponentially after the rental car company Hertz said it would buy 100,000 Tesla vehicles on Monday
Elon Musk's fortunes have soared after the rental car company Hertz said it would buy 100,000 of his Tesla vehicles.
The electric car company's stock rose rapidly after the announcement on Monday - adding more than $36 billion to Musk's wealth.
His net worth suggests he's the richest he's ever been, and likely the richest person ever, according to Forbes .
He is also now worth more than fellow billionaires Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg combined.
The deal, which...
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