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Subject:  Re: capital gains when you short Date:  7/17/1999  1:35 PM
Author:  fling Number:  17424 of 121114

Does this make any sense? I'll try an example.

Yes, I think I understand. Anyway, even though I believe in the long-term prospects of the company, I decided I couldn't stomach that much of my portfolio (even if it wasn't my original money) in one stock for that long just to avoid the ISO income tax, so I sold half of it and will just hang onto the rest.

Thanks much for the info!
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