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    calculate the corporation's book value per share.

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    Information on shareholder's equity as currently shown on the books of a corporation is given as:
    Common shares ($2.00 par value) $350,000
    Capital in Excess of Par $0
    Retained Earnings $7,800,000

    From this information, calculate the corporation's book value per share.

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    Solution Summary

    Shows how to calculate the book value per share for a firm given common shares, capital in excess of par and retained earnings.

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