The financial definition for Stockholder equity:
Balance sheet item that includes the book value of ownership in the corporation. It includes capital stock, paid-in surplus, and retained earnings.
Conflict between bondholders and stockholdersConflict between bondholders and stockholders
Bondholders and stockholders may have interests in a corporation that conflict. Sources of conflict include dividends, distortion of investment, and underinvestment. Protective covenants in bond documents work to resolve these conflicts.
Principal stockholderPrincipal stockholder
A stockholder who owns 10% or more of the voting stock of a company. Such stockholders must report all trading in the stock to the SEC pursuant insider trading rules.
Further Suggestions Stockholder books
Stockholder of record
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