Friday, November 28, 2014

Stocks that the Billionaires Own

Last month, Forbes Magazine published its Richest People in America issue which ranked the top 400 wealthiest people in the United States. Investors might want to take a look at what stocks the billionaires own, to get some stock purchasing ideas. It made them rich, maybe they will make you rich. Here is a list of some of the wealthiest Americans and the stocks they own.

Bill Gates - Microsoft (MSFT)

Warren Buffett - Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-A) (BRK-A)

Larry Ellison - Oracle (ORCL)

Christy, Jim, Alice, and Robson Walton - Wal-Mart (WMT)

Mark Zuckerberg - Facebook (FB)

Sheldon Adelson - Las Vegas Sands (LVS)

Larry Page - Google (GOOG)

Sergey Brin - Google (GOOG)

Jeff Bezos - Amazon (AMZN)

Carl Icahn - Icahn Enterprises (IEP)

Steve Ballmer - Microsoft (MSFT)

What is interesting about this list, is that most of the people on it started a business which is now a publicly traded company, which made many investors wealthy who invested at the beginning. If you like interesting stock lists like this, check out the stock lists at

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