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Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC)
Total Equity
\$203,028 Mil (As of Sep. 2016)

Wells Fargo & Co's total equity for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 was \$203,028 Mil.

Total equity is used to calculate book value per share. Wells Fargo & Co's book value per share for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 was \$35.52. The ratio of a companys debt over equity can be used to measure how leveraged this company is. Wells Fargo & Co's debt to equity ratio for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 was 1.87.

Definition

Total Equity refers to the net assets owned by shareholders.

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

Wells Fargo & Co's Total Equity for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

 Total Equity = Total Assets(Q: Sep. 2016 ) - Total Liabilities(Q: Sep. 2016 ) = 1787632 - 1594634 = 192,998

Wells Fargo & Co's Total Equity for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as

 Total Equity = Total Assets(Q: Sep. 2016 ) - Total Liabilities(Q: Sep. 2016 ) = 1942124 - 1739096 = 203,028

* 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.

Wells Fargo & Co's Book Value Per Share for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is

 Book Value per Share = (Total Shareholders Equity - Preferred Stock) / Total Shares Outstanding = (203028 - 24594) / 5023.89 = 35.52

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

Wells Fargo & Co's Debt to Equity Ratio for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is

 Debt to Equity = Total Debt / Total Equity = (Current Portion of Long-Term Debt + Long-Term Debt) / Total Equity = (124668 + 254835) / 203028 = 1.87

* 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.

Wells Fargo & Co Annual Data

 Dec07 Dec08 Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Total Equity 47,628 99,084 111,786 126,408 140,241 157,554 170,142 184,394 192,998 199,581

Wells Fargo & Co Quarterly Data

 Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Total Equity 182,481 184,394 188,796 189,558 193,051 192,998 197,496 201,745 203,028 199,581
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