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ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB)
Total Equity
\$13,395 Mil (As of Dec. 2016)

ABB Ltd's total equity for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2016 was \$13,395 Mil.

Total equity is used to calculate book value per share. ABB Ltd's book value per share for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2016 was \$6.27. The ratio of a companys debt over equity can be used to measure how leveraged this company is. ABB Ltd's debt to equity ratio for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2016 was 0.51.

Definition

Total Equity refers to the net assets owned by shareholders.

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

ABB Ltd'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 ) = 39499 - 26104 = 13,395

ABB Ltd'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 ) = 39499 - 26104 = 13,395

* 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.

ABB Ltd'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 = (13395 - 0) / 2135.93 = 6.27

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

ABB Ltd'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 = (1003 + 5800) / 13395 = 0.51

* 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.

ABB Ltd Annual Data

 Dec07 Dec08 Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Total Equity 10,957 11,158 13,790 14,885 15,777 16,906 18,678 16,269 14,481 13,395

ABB Ltd Quarterly Data

 Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Total Equity 17,177 16,269 15,731 14,541 14,745 14,481 14,838 12,719 13,440 13,395
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