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Capitalization

Capitalization is the sum of a corporation's long-term debt, stock, and retained earnings. This is also known as invested capital. Capitalization can also be the market price of the entire company. This is calculated by multiplying the shares outstanding by the price per share. This is commonly referred to as market cap or market capitalization.