Common equity

(book value)
  The retained earnings and common stock earnings plus the balances in common equity reserves and all other common stock accounts. This also includes the capital surplus, the paid-in surplus, the premium on common stocks, except those balances specifically related to preferred or preference stocks; less any common stocks held in the treasury.
  U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Information Administration's Energy Glossary

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