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Subject:  Book Value & Bondholders Date:  8/28/2011  6:56 PM
Author:  dsstao Number:  3775 of 3794

Hi All,

If a company has a book value of $1 billion, and $500 million in debt, would shareholders receive $1 billion upon liquidation, or only $500 million?

The core question is - is debt accounted for in a company's book value?

Thanks,
Dave
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