EQUITIES means a stock or any other security representing an ownership interest.
EQUITIES means on a company’s balance sheet, the amount of the funds contributed by the owners (the stockholders) plus the retained earnings (or losses). Also referred to as “shareholders’ equity”.
EQUITIES means In the context of margin trading, the value of securities in a margin account minus what has been borrowed from the brokerage.

Accounting Equation

Accounting Equation Learning Objective: Define and explain accounting equation. Give an example of accounting equation. Definition and Explanation of Accounting Equation: Dual aspect may be stated as “for every debit, there is a credit.” Every transaction should have twofold effect to the extent of