Zuckerberg says WhatsApp “worth more than $19 billion”
Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said WhatsApp, which his social-media company bought last week, was “worth more than $19 billion” even as rivals get a huge bounce.
Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said WhatsApp, which his social-media company bought last week, was “worth more than $19 billion.”
The mobile-messaging startup was “a great fit for us,” Zuckerberg said at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona yesterday. “Already almost half-a-billion people love using WhatsApp for messaging and it’s the most engaging app we’ve ever seen exist on mobile by far.”
The cash-and-stock acquisition was...
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