2020 continues to catch us without warning. As shortly because the stock market dropped, it then recovered. Stocks are about flat on the yr. Ho-hum.What isn’t flat? Tesla stock in fact. The madness of TSLA this yr, dropping from $969 to $351, then exploding to $1,545 final Friday has made for some attention-grabbing modifications on the checklist of world’s richest individuals.Elon Musk, simply 49 years previous, a member of Gen-X, is now worth greater than $70 billion. The caveat is that it isn’t as if the Tesla CEO may merely promote all the stock on his Robinhood app and stay fortunately ever after. TSLA would in all probability go to zero if that was tried. So take this all with a grain of salt.Jeff Bezos has surged $75 billion greater this yr alone. Thanks, COVID? His former spouse is within the prime 15 on the checklist with a $63 billion internet worth, care of Amazon stock in fact. Amazon is the third most extremely valued firm within the S&P 500 at $1.6 trillion. Apple is $1.66 trillion whereas boring previous Microsoft is worth $1.62 trillion.The value king, Warren Buffett, has dropped to quantity 10 with a paltry $69 billion. Worth stocks have stunk within the final 12 months, in order that has damage the Oracle of Omaha’s rating. For the power & utilities enviornment, there is only one shining star among the many prime 10 richest – Mukesh Ambani from India. Hadn’t heard of Ambani? Neither have I, tbh. He runs Reliance Industries – the largest firm in India. Mr. Ambani is worth $70 billion.I’ll depart you with yet another factoid – the power sector and utilities sector COMBINED are worth about $1.5 trillion. Apple, Microsoft, and Amazon are individually worth greater than the 2 sectors.Certainly, we stay in loopy instances.Observe me on Twitter @MikeZaccardiChart used with permission from Tradingview.comRead extra about people on Bloomberg.