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average shareholders' equity: Original post by Bryan Keythman of Demand Media Shareholders' equity is the residual value of a company's assets if the company were to pay off its debts, and represents its shareholders' total stake in the company. A company reports shareholders' equity on its balance sheet, which is one of its financial statements. The balance sheet shows a company's financial position only at a single point in…

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