|12 Months Ended|
Dec. 31, 2017
|Stockholders' Equity Note [Abstract]|
As described in Note 1, treasury stock is recorded at cost until reissued or retired. As of December 31, 2017 and December 31, 2016, the Company held 5,324,742 and 2,876,317 shares in treasury at a total cost of $6,890,349 and $3,582,805, respectively. All purchases of treasury stock have been made at market prices.
The entire disclosure for shareholders' equity comprised of portions attributable to the parent entity and noncontrolling interest, including other comprehensive income. Includes, but is not limited to, balances of common stock, preferred stock, additional paid-in capital, other capital and retained earnings, accumulated balance for each classification of other comprehensive income and amount of comprehensive income.
Reference 1: http://www.xbrl.org/2003/role/presentationRef