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Nielsen Holdings PLC (NYSE:NLSN)
Total Equity
$4,123 Mil (As of Mar. 2017)

Nielsen Holdings PLC's total equity for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2017 was $4,123 Mil.

Total equity is used to calculate book value per share. Nielsen Holdings PLC's book value per share for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2017 was $11.54. The ratio of a company’s debt over equity can be used to measure how leveraged this company is. Nielsen Holdings PLC's debt to equity ratio for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2017 was 2.04.


Definition

Total Equity refers to the net assets owned by shareholders.

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

Nielsen Holdings PLC's Total Equity for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2016 is calculated as

Total Equity=Total Assets(Q: Mar. 2017 )-Total Liabilities(Q: Mar. 2017 )
=15730-11628
=4,102

Nielsen Holdings PLC's Total Equity for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2017 is calculated as

Total Equity=Total Assets(Q: Mar. 2017 )-Total Liabilities(Q: Mar. 2017 )
=16332-12209
=4,123

* 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.

Nielsen Holdings PLC's Book Value Per Share for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2017 is

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

Nielsen Holdings PLC's Debt to Equity Ratio for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2017 is

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


Related Terms

Total Assets, Total Liabilities, Preferred Stock, Common Stock, Retained Earnings, Treasury Stock, Book Value per Share, Total Shares Outstanding, Current Portion of Long-Term Debt, Long-Term Debt, Additional Paid-In Capital


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Nielsen Holdings PLC Annual Data

Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
Total Equity 01,9932,7982,8874,6334,9305,7295,0564,4334,102

Nielsen Holdings PLC Quarterly Data

Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16Mar17
Total Equity 5,0564,7684,6774,4264,4334,5164,2754,2464,1024,123
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