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Pfizer Inc (NYSE:PFE)
Total Equity
\$59,544 Mil (As of Dec. 2016)

Pfizer Inc's total equity for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2016 was \$59,544 Mil.

Total equity is used to calculate book value per share. Pfizer Inc's book value per share for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2016 was \$9.81. The ratio of a companys debt over equity can be used to measure how leveraged this company is. Pfizer Inc's debt to equity ratio for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2016 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.

Pfizer Inc's Total Equity for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2016 is calculated as

 Total Equity = Total Assets(Q: Dec. 2016 ) - Total Liabilities(Q: Dec. 2016 ) = 171615 - 112071 = 59,544

Pfizer Inc's Total Equity for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2016 is calculated as

 Total Equity = Total Assets(Q: Dec. 2016 ) - Total Liabilities(Q: Dec. 2016 ) = 171615 - 112071 = 59,544

* 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.

Pfizer Inc's Book Value Per Share for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2016 is

 Book Value per Share = (Total Shareholders Equity - Preferred Stock) / Total Shares Outstanding = (59544 - 24) / 6068.36 = 9.81

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

Pfizer Inc's Debt to Equity Ratio for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2016 is

 Debt to Equity = Total Debt / Total Equity = (Current Portion of Long-Term Debt + Long-Term Debt) / Total Equity = (10688 + 31398) / 59544 = 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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Historical Data

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

Pfizer Inc Annual Data

 Dec07 Dec08 Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Total Equity 65,010 57,556 90,014 87,813 82,190 81,260 76,307 71,301 64,720 59,544

Pfizer Inc Quarterly Data

 Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Total Equity 77,988 71,301 67,304 66,894 66,838 64,720 63,068 62,769 63,306 59,544
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