Enter the retained earnings ($) and the percentage of capital in equity (%) into the Retained Earnings Breakpoint Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Retained Earnings Breakpoint.

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## Retained Earnings Breakpoint Formula

The following two example problems outline the steps and information needed to calculate the Retained Earnings Breakpoint.

**REB = RE / (We/100)**

Variables:

- REB is the Retained Earnings Breakpoint ($)
- RE is the retained earnings ($)
- We is the percentage of capital in equity (%)

## How to Calculate Retained Earnings Breakpoint?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Retained Earnings Breakpoint.

- First, determine the retained earnings ($).
- Next, determine the percentage of capital in equity (%).
- Next, gather the formula from above = REB = RE / (We/100).
- Finally, calculate the Retained Earnings Breakpoint.
- After inserting the variables and calculating the result, check your answer with the calculator above.

**Example Problem : **

Use the following variables as an example problem to test your knowledge.

retained earnings ($) = 300,000,000

percentage of capital in equity (%) = 50

REB = RE / (We/100)** **= ?