J.Y. Park has quite a fortune in stocks!
On April 21, Korean finance tracker Chaebul.com revealed that stocks owned by the JYP Entertainment singer and businessman are valued over 190 billion won (roughly $160 million USD) in total, making him the most 'stock rich' celebrity in Korea.
Currently, J.Y. Park's 17.8% stake in JYP Entertainment is valued at 192 billion won, having received a 1% increase since the end of last year.
Among the 'Big 3' agencies, JYP Entertainment was the only agency that was able to maintain their stock performance, with SM Entertainment and YG Entertainment both experiencing more than 20% drops since last year. SM Entertainment's Lee Soo Man and YG Entertainment's Yang Hyun Suk remain in the second and third place for stock wealth among celebrities, respectively.