Elon Musk lost $14 billion in 24 hours over a comment about bitcoin

Elon Musk lost $ 14 billion in 24 hours. During the trading Tesla shares fell by 8.6%. Musk lost the lead in the list of the richest people on the planet. Amazon founder Jeff Bezos took the lead back. According to Bloomberg, Musk’s shares fell because of a comment about bitcoin.

On his Twitter page, the head of Tesla called the price of the cryptocurrency grossly overstated. Currently, the fortune of Ilon Musk is $176 billion, and the head of Amazon Jeff Bezos – $180 billion.