shareholders' equity

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Shareholders' equity

This is a company's total assets minus total liabilities. A company's net worth is the same thing.

Net Asset Value

In stocks and businesses, an expression of the underlying value of the company. That is, it is a statement of the value of the company's assets minus the value of its liabilities. One way of thinking about the net asset value is that it is the underlying value of a company, not the value dictated by the supply and demand of shares or its market capitalization. It is also called the book value.

shareholders' equity

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However, some debt covenants were written based on the reported shareholders' equity, not the analyst-adjusted shareholders' equity, and this may give bondholders additional rights at the expense of equity owners.
A typical bank revolving loan covenant, for example, may set out the following requirements: a minimum amount of shareholders' equity, a maximum debt-to-equity ratio, and/or a minimum current ratio.
These interest amounts on shareholders' equity comply with the right of the holders of preferred shares to receive dividends 10% above the holders of common shares, according to article 17, II, a, paragraph 1, of Law 6404//76, as amended by Law 10,303 dated October 31, 2001;
Even though the offsetting adjustment will not result in a charge against income, it is likely that many financial statement readers will be concerned with balance sheets that reflect significant pension liabilities, particularly if the recognition of those liabilities, in part, results in a direct reduction of shareholders' equity.
115 has resulted in an increase of $4,993,000 to the Company's shareholders' equity as of March 14, 1994.
Summit's earnings resulted in a third quarter 2006 return on average shareholders' equity of 11.
Specifically, the AMEX noted that the Company's shareholders' equity continues to be less than $4,000,000 and losses from continuing operations and/or net losses were incurred in three of the last four fiscal years, and that shareholders' equity was less than $6,000,000 and losses from continuing operations and/or net losses were incurred in each of the last five fiscal years.
Summit's earnings resulted in a second quarter 2006 return on average shareholders' equity of 11.
A lower after tax profit in combination with a higher shareholders' equity led to a reduction in return on shareholders' equity from 13% to 11%.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas -- Cash Flow Statement is Restated; Has No Impact on Reported Revenues, Net Income, Net Income per Share, Assets, Shareholders' Equity, or Liquidity Position
Specifically, the Company is not in compliance with Section 1003(a)(ii) of the Company Guide, which provides that AMEX will consider suspending or delisting securities of a company that has shareholders' equity of less than $4,000,000 and has losses from continuing operations and/or net losses in three out of its four most recent fiscal years.
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