Space Tourism Company Virgin Galactic Has $6.5 Billion Valuation

Virgin Galactic (ticker symbol SPCE) has tripled in value over the last seven weeks to about $6.5 billion.

Virgin Galactic will fly tourists past the 60-mile height which counts as flying into space.

Virgin Galactic charges $250,000 for each passenger and have about 600 reservations and 3000 expressions of interest.