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Virgin Galactic's CEO says he's 'gratified' by the stock skyrocketing about 200% this year

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

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Virgin Galactic CEO George Whitesides celebrated its stock rocketing about 200% since January.
"We're gratified by the share price," he said on the space-tourism startup's full-year earnings call on Tuesday.
Virgin Galactic stock has roughly tripled from under $11 at the start of January to north of $32.
The company boasts a $6 billion market capitalization, despite earning just $4 million in revenue last year.
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