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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Government or other countries, that it will be able to patent, register or protect its technology from challenge and products from competition or maintain or expand its license agreements with its current licensors, that it will be able to maintain its listing on the American Stock Exchange ("AMEX") by completing a transaction which will provide it with shareholders' equity of at least $6 million, or that its business strategy will be successful.
With regard to Section 1003(a)(ii), the staff of AMEX indicated that the Company had shareholders' equity of less than $4.
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