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Total Equity
\$19,033 Mil (As of Jan. 2017)

Broadcom Ltd's total equity for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2017 was \$19,033 Mil.

Total equity is used to calculate book value per share. Broadcom Ltd's book value per share for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2017 was \$47.46. The ratio of a companys debt over equity can be used to measure how leveraged this company is. Broadcom Ltd's debt to equity ratio for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2017 was 0.71.

Definition

Total Equity refers to the net assets owned by shareholders.

Total Equity and Total Liabilities are the two components for Total Assets.

Broadcom Ltd's Total Equity for the fiscal year that ended in Oct. 2016 is calculated as

 Total Equity = Total Assets(Q: Jan. 2017 ) - Total Liabilities(Q: Jan. 2017 ) = 49966 - 31074 = 18,892

Broadcom Ltd's Total Equity for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2017 is calculated as

 Total Equity = Total Assets(Q: Jan. 2017 ) - Total Liabilities(Q: Jan. 2017 ) = 49617 - 30584 = 19,033

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Explanation

1. Total equity is used to calculate book value per share.

Broadcom Ltd's Book Value Per Share for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2017 is

 Book Value per Share = (Total Shareholders Equity - Preferred Stock) / Total Shares Outstanding = (19033 - 0) / 401.04 = 47.46

2. The ratio of a companys debt over equity can be used to measure how leveraged this company is.

Broadcom Ltd's Debt to Equity Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2017 is

 Debt to Equity = Total Debt / Total Equity = (Current Portion of Long-Term Debt + Long-Term Debt) / Total Equity = (0 + 13562) / 19033 = 0.71

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.