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WellPoint Health Networks Inc (NYSE:WLP)
Total Equity
\$6,460.41 Mil (As of Sep. 2004)

WellPoint Health Networks Inc's total equity for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2004 was \$6,460.41 Mil.

Total equity is used to calculate book value per share. WellPoint Health Networks Inc's book value per share for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2004 was \$N/A. The ratio of a companys debt over equity can be used to measure how leveraged this company is. WellPoint Health Networks Inc's debt to equity ratio for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2004 was 0.16.

Definition

Total Equity refers to the net assets owned by shareholders.

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

WellPoint Health Networks Inc's Total Equity for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2003 is calculated as

 Total Equity = Total Assets(Q: Sep. 2004 ) - Total Liabilities(Q: Sep. 2004 ) = 14788.678 - 9358.729 = 5,429.95

WellPoint Health Networks Inc's Total Equity for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2004 is calculated as

 Total Equity = Total Assets(Q: Sep. 2004 ) - Total Liabilities(Q: Sep. 2004 ) = 15645.417 - 9185.011 = 6,460.41

* 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.

WellPoint Health Networks Inc's Book Value Per Share for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2004 is

 Book Value per Share = (Total Shareholders Equity - Preferred Stock) / Total Shares Outstanding = (6460.406 - 0) / 0 = N/A

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

WellPoint Health Networks Inc's Debt to Equity Ratio for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2004 is

 Debt to Equity = Total Debt / Total Equity = (Current Portion of Long-Term Debt + Long-Term Debt) / Total Equity = (0 + 1002.276) / 6460.406 = 0.16

* 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.

WellPoint Health Networks Inc Annual Data

 Dec95 Dec96 Dec97 Dec98 Dec99 Dec00 Dec01 Dec02 Dec03 Total Equity 0.00 1,670.20 870.46 1,223.17 1,315.22 1,312.70 1,644.42 2,132.58 3,976.70 5,429.95

WellPoint Health Networks Inc Quarterly Data

 Jun02 Sep02 Dec02 Mar03 Jun03 Sep03 Dec03 Mar04 Jun04 Sep04 Total Equity 3,575.36 3,772.81 3,976.70 4,018.57 4,408.27 5,031.31 5,429.95 5,948.18 6,216.55 6,460.41
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