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stockholder's equity purchases: Original post by Shula Asher Silberstein of Demand Media When investors purchase stock in a corporation, they become part-owners of that corporation. The amount their stock is worth is called stockholder's equity. Stockholder's equity is affected by the business' financial health, which affects the worth of each share of stock. However, cash purchases by the company do not affect stockholder's…

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