[techweb] on August 17, according to foreign media reports, according to a document recently submitted by Tesla, an electric vehicle manufacturer, CEO Elon Musk has held more than 40 million shares of the company, with a current value of more than 66.6 billion US dollars. Tesla disclosed Musk’s shareholding status in a document submitted to the US Securities and Exchange Commission last week. According to the document, as of June 30, 2020, musk held a total of 40360377 shares of the company, with a shareholding ratio of 21%. However, in its filing with the securities and Exchange Commission on May 28, Tesla disclosed that musk held 38.65867 million shares of the company at the end of last year, with a shareholding ratio of 20.8% at that time. Compared with that at the end of last year, the shares of Tesla held by musk have increased by more than 1.7 million in half a year, which is related to the newly purchased shares and the lifting of stock option ban. In February, musk bought 13037 Tesla shares at a cost of nearly $10 million. On June 30, a stock option in Musk’s salary plan for the next ten years, which was approved in 2018, was lifted, and 168867 shares of Tesla shares were obtained. At the close of the U.S. stock market on Friday, Tesla closed at $1650.71, which puts the market value of Musk’s shares at $66623 billion. < / P > < p > it is worth noting that Tesla has only disclosed the shares held by musk as of June 30 this year, excluding nearly 1.69 million shares of the company acquired by musk when another stock option was lifted on July 24. In addition, Tesla has announced the stock split plan, and the 1:5 split plan will be officially carried out on August 28, when musk will hold more than 200 million shares of Tesla shares.