JEFF BEZOS-INDIA

Jeff Bezos could buy everything Amazon’s top 10 rivals sell all at once

$157 billion

Jeff Bezos is currently worth $157 billion. That fortune could buy the entire inventory of Amazon’s wares—and its 10 biggest retail rivals—without blinking an eye.

Published   |  Photo by Reuters/Abhishek N. Chinnappa
JEFF BEZOS-INDIA
$157 billion

According to Amazon’s Q2 2018 financial results, the company estimates it holds about $14.8 billion in inventory.

JEFF BEZOS-INDIA
$157 billion

That’s not a massive number—Boeing leads the S&P 500 with a $61.3 billion inventory—but the companies with the most valuable inventory aren’t necessarily the wealthiest.

JEFF BEZOS-INDIA
$157 billion

Apple is currently worth more than $1 trillion in market cap, but only reported $6 billion in inventory during Q2 2018.

JEFF BEZOS-INDIA
$157 billion

Jeff Bezos net worth* vs. country stock market capitalization

JEFF BEZOS-INDIA
$157 billion

After purchasing all Amazon’s inventory—and Apple’s to boot—Bezos could buy everything in the three largest S&P 500 inventories of 2017: Boeing, Walmart, and General Electric.

JEFF BEZOS-INDIA
$157 billion

If desired, Bezos could even buy everything sold by Amazon’s 10 major retail competitors: Walmart, CVS, Home Depot, Lowes, Costco, Walgreens, Target, Kroger, Best Buy, and Macy’s.

JEFF BEZOS-INDIA
$157 billion

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