$3 Million is the reported payment that 15-year–old Pakistani activist, Malala Yousafizai received for her memoirs after being shot in the head by the Taliban.
$250,000 was the estimated value of the now totaled, Italian soccer star, Mario Balotlli‘s Bentley Continental.
$50 Million – estimated value of Beyonce’s Pepsi endorsement deal.
67 % increase was seen in Michael Kors’ retail sales during the last three months of 2012.
47.8 million iPhones were sold in the last three months of 2012.
$41.5 Million is the value of an endorsement deal that Chinese tennis star Li Na signed with Mercedes-Benz.
$100,000 in prize money was recently awarded to 2012 Pritzker Prize winner, Chinese architect, Wang Shu.
$40 Million is the value of NBA star LeBron James’ annual endorsement deals – makes his $17.5 million salary look paltry.
71,000 copies of Miguel’s single, Kaleidoscope Dream, sold in its first week, landing at #3 on the Billboard 200.
$263.7 Million – worldwide movie sales for Daniel Day-Lewis’ film, Lincoln.
$300 Million was paid by Tadashi Yanai’s company, Uniqlo, for a 15- year lease on its 89,000 ft2, New York City flagship store.
$3.5 Million+ was reportedly paid to HBO’s Girls creator and star Lena Dunham for a book of essays.
$19.8 Million was spent by the National Rifle Association on ads during the 2012 U.S. election cycle.