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Family Dollar Stores Inc (NYSE:FDO)
Total Equity
\$1,854 Mil (As of May. 2015)

Family Dollar Stores Inc's total equity for the quarter that ended in May. 2015 was \$1,854 Mil.

Total equity is used to calculate book value per share. Family Dollar Stores Inc's book value per share for the quarter that ended in May. 2015 was \$16.19. The ratio of a companys debt over equity can be used to measure how leveraged this company is. Family Dollar Stores Inc's debt to equity ratio for the quarter that ended in May. 2015 was 0.26.

Definition

Total Equity refers to the net assets owned by shareholders.

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

Family Dollar Stores Inc's Total Equity for the fiscal year that ended in Aug. 2014 is calculated as

 Total Equity = Total Assets(Q: May. 2015 ) - Total Liabilities(Q: May. 2015 ) = 3857.295 - 2191.57 = 1,666

Family Dollar Stores Inc's Total Equity for the quarter that ended in May. 2015 is calculated as

 Total Equity = Total Assets(Q: May. 2015 ) - Total Liabilities(Q: May. 2015 ) = 3933.117 - 2078.982 = 1,854

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Explanation

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

Family Dollar Stores Inc's Book Value Per Share for the quarter that ended in May. 2015 is

 Book Value per Share = (Total Shareholders Equity - Preferred Stock) / Total Shares Outstanding = (1854.135 - 0) / 114.51 = 16.19

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

Family Dollar Stores Inc's Debt to Equity Ratio for the quarter that ended in May. 2015 is

 Debt to Equity = Total Debt / Total Equity = (Current Portion of Long-Term Debt + Long-Term Debt) / Total Equity = (185.2 + 299.139) / 1854.135 = 0.26

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

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Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Family Dollar Stores Inc Annual Data

 Aug05 Aug06 Aug07 Aug08 Aug09 Aug10 Aug11 Aug12 Aug13 Aug14 Total Equity 1,428 1,208 1,175 1,254 1,440 1,422 1,087 1,298 1,599 1,666

Family Dollar Stores Inc Quarterly Data

 Feb13 May13 Aug13 Nov13 Feb14 May14 Aug14 Nov14 Feb15 May15 Total Equity 1,425 1,521 1,599 1,539 1,607 1,657 1,666 1,687 1,771 1,854
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