What's the Value of Anna Nicole Smith's Death?
No, I'm not going to speculate on who will wind up with all that TrimSpa money or whatever cash the estate of J. Howard Marshall finally coughs up.
I will, however, share an email i got from a colleague earlier today, tabulating all the Anna Nicole Smith stuff already selling on eBay.
On Wednesday (2/7), only 4 “Anna Nicole Smith” items sold on eBay.com
On Thursday (2/8), 2,134 “Anna Nicole Smith” items sold on eBay.com
That’s a 53,250 percent increase in one day.
Today (2/9), an Anna Nicole Smith signed July 2004 FHM magazine cover
sold for $525.
The average sold price for an “Anna Nicole Smith” item on Wednesday
(2/7) was $8.22.
The average sold price for an “Anna Nicole Smith” item on Thursday
(2/8) was $28.41.
The average sold price for an “Anna Nicole Smith” item on Friday
(2/9) was $40.69.
Currently, there are 15,592 active listings for “Anna Nicole Smith”
items on eBay.com. (My search only turned up about 2,700)
That's the frightening thing about the Internet -- your relative value is always on easy display....