Facebook stock: 6 intriguing investors

Facebook stock will make many people suddenly wealthy when it begins trading this Friday. The company is expected to be valued somewhere around $100 billion, with stock expected to sell anywhere between $34 and $38 per share.  Here are six of the more unexpected people set to make a killing with initial public offering of Facebook stock, including a rock star, a graffiti artist, and pair of Mark Zuckerberg’s enemies.

4. Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss

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Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss pose at the Head of the Charles Regatta in Boston in this 2010 file photo. The Winklevoss twins are expected to walk away with between $250 million and $350 million when Facebook goes public.

The Winklevoss twins are about to have about 300 million fewer reasons to be mad at Mark Zuckerberg, who they have claimed stole the idea for Facebook from them. In 2008, the twins sued Zuckerberg for $140 million and received 1.2 million shares of company stock in a settlement, according to the Wall Street Journal. At the time, Facebook was valued at about $15 billion, and their stock was worth  $45 million. If the IPO is worth the $100 billion it is expected to be, the twins could row away with between $250 million and $300 million.

Nothing like several hundred million dollars to help bury hatchet. When the Facebook IPO was announced in early February, Cameron Winkleviss tweeted: “We r excited 4the #FacebookIPO + wish the company + all involved the very best, an amazing accomplishment!”

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