It is a busy week for giant tech corporations. It began on Monday after rental automotive firm Hertz introduced it was shopping for 100,000 Tesla autos to construct out its electrical automobile rental fleet in a deal valued at roughly $4 billion. Instantly after the announcement, Tesla shares rose by about 10% buying and selling at over $1,000 valuing Elon Musk’s electrical automotive firm at just a little over $1 trillion.
It lastly occurred, Tesla crossed the $1 trillion market cap to turn out to be the primary automaker to achieve the $1 trillion market cap. The historic milestone additionally makes Tesla a member of the unique trillion-dollar market cap corporations together with Microsoft, Apple, Meta, Amazon, and Alphabet. To place this in perspective, Tesla’s $1 trillion market cap is the same as greater than 5 p.c of the USA’ complete gross home product.
The information didn’t finish there. In a transfer that in some methods resembles Google’s massive company re-brand to ‘Alphabet’ in 2015, Fb introduced yesterday that it has modified its company identify to Meta. Talking at a digital occasion to showcase Fb’s technological bets of the long run, Zuckerberg stated the brand new identify displays the corporate’s work invested within the metaverse, somewhat than its namesake social media service. He additionally added that the world’s largest social community will proceed to be known as Fb.
Lastly immediately, Microsoft passed Apple to become the world’s most valuable company after its market cap reaches practically $2.46 trillion whereas Apple’s stood at greater than $2.43 trillion at midday EST. The transfer comes after Apple’s laster quarter income fell in need of analyst expectations.
With Tesla becoming a member of the elite trillion-dollar massive tech membership this week, the mixed market cap for the six massive tech corporations is now about $10 trillion, about two-thirds of all the GDP of Europe.
Nonetheless, earlier than this week, FAANG (Fb, Apple, Amazon, Netflix, and Google) was the preferred acronym used for the 5 massive tech corporations. Now with the doorway of Tesla into the unique trillion-dollar membership and Fb’s identify change to Meta, many media shops are already proposing a brand new acronym for the brand new six corporations.
The most well-liked suggestion got here from Twitter after a consumer urged FAANG get replaced with MAANG or rearranged to learn MANGA, referring to Japanese comedian books.
— Ashish (@AshishB1603) October 29, 2021
Some did just a little reshuffling dropping Netflix utterly from the listing, which leaves us with MAMATA (Microsoft, Apple, Meta, Amazon, Tesla, and Alphabet) a reminder to the character within the widespread Lion King film–Hakuna Matata. Nonetheless, The Verge appears to have a greater concept. As a substitute of excluding Netflix, it supplies a series of suggestions under.
Apple, Amazon, Alphabet or Google, Meta, Microsoft, Netflix, and Tesla. In brief: A, A, A / G, M, M, N, T.
- MMAAGT (pronounced “maggot”)
- GAMAT (Utilized in a sentence: “We’re operating the GAMAT of choices right here.”)
- A MANTA
- ANTMAN (Apple, Netflix, Tesla, Meta, Amazon, Microsoft [it works, okay, don’t question it])
- Or maybe we’ll simply hold saying Fb and Google, swap in Microsoft for Netflix, and say FAAMG
What are your concepts? Inform us what you suppose.
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