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## How do you calculate average issue price?

This formula calculates the average issue price per share of preferred stock: **[(number of shares issued X par value) + paid in capital] / number of shares issued**. For example, assume the company has issued 50,000 shares at par value of $50 and receive paid in capital of $100,000.

Investor Analysis of Financial Statements

Recorded Par value of all common stock outstanding | $2,200,000 |
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Total issue price of all common stock | $3,685,000 |

Divided by Number of shares of common stock outstanding (from part c) | 1,100,000 |

Average issue price per share of common stock [$3,685,000 / 1,100,000] | $3.35 per share |

Average Cost per share = **Total purchases ($2,750)** ÷ total number of shares owned (56.61) = $48.58. To calculate the average cost, divide the total purchase amount ($2,750) by the number of shares purchased (56.61) to figure the average cost per share = $48.58.

Just **take the market capitalization figure and divide it by the share price**. The result is the number of shares on which the market capitalization number was based.

## How do you calculate common stock price?

To estimate the market price for the date, **look in the company’s annual report for the accounting period for the P/E ratio and earnings per share**. Multiply the two figures. For instance, if the P/E ratio is 20 and the company reported EPS of $7.50, the estimated market price works out to $150 per share.

Subtract the preferred stock equity from the total shareholders’ equity; the difference is the total common equity. **Divide the total common equity by the total outstanding common shares** to get the book value per share.

## How do you calculate average stock down?

In words, this means that you multiply each price you paid by the number of shares you bought at that price. Then, add up all of these results. Finally, **divide by the total number of shares you purchased**. This may sound a little complicated, so let’s look at an example to illustrate how it works.

## How do we find average?

Average This is the arithmetic mean, and is **calculated by adding a group of numbers and then dividing by the count of those numbers**. For example, the average of 2, 3, 3, 5, 7, and 10 is 30 divided by 6, which is 5.