Shareholders Equity vs Investments
A principal component of the balance sheet, in addition to Total Liabilities
and Total Assets
, that represents the total of all stockholders' equity (deficit) items, net of receivables from officers, directors, owners, and affiliates of the entity which are attributable to the parent.
A component of Total Assets
representing the total amount of marketable and non-marketable securties, loans receivable and other invested assets.