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Barnes & Noble Inc (NYSE:BKS)
Total Equity
\$529 Mil (As of Oct. 2016)

Barnes & Noble Inc's total equity for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2016 was \$529 Mil.

Total equity is used to calculate book value per share. Barnes & Noble Inc's book value per share for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2016 was \$7.36. The ratio of a companys debt over equity can be used to measure how leveraged this company is. Barnes & Noble Inc's debt to equity ratio for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2016 was 0.36.

Definition

Total Equity refers to the net assets owned by shareholders.

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

Barnes & Noble Inc's Total Equity for the fiscal year that ended in Apr. 2016 is calculated as

 Total Equity = Total Assets(Q: Oct. 2016 ) - Total Liabilities(Q: Oct. 2016 ) = 2012.782 - 1409.272 = 604

Barnes & Noble Inc's Total Equity for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2016 is calculated as

 Total Equity = Total Assets(Q: Oct. 2016 ) - Total Liabilities(Q: Oct. 2016 ) = 2257.763 - 1728.971 = 529

* 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.

Barnes & Noble Inc's Book Value Per Share for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2016 is

 Book Value per Share = (Total Shareholders Equity - Preferred Stock) / Total Shares Outstanding = (528.792 - 0) / 71.82 = 7.36

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

Barnes & Noble Inc's Debt to Equity Ratio for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2016 is

 Debt to Equity = Total Debt / Total Equity = (Current Portion of Long-Term Debt + Long-Term Debt) / Total Equity = (0 + 191.423) / 528.792 = 0.36

* 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.

Barnes & Noble Inc Annual Data

 Jan07 Jan08 Jan09 Apr10 Apr11 Apr12 Apr13 Apr14 Apr15 Apr16 Total Equity 1,165 1,075 922 902 820 852 714 659 1,189 604

Barnes & Noble Inc Quarterly Data

 Jul14 Oct14 Jan15 Apr15 Jul15 Oct15 Jan16 Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Total Equity 614 628 1,215 1,189 1,338 582 637 604 570 529
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