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|Subject: Re: S&P index vs Spyders||Date: 12/27/2000 11:56 PM|
|Author: jbking||Number: 43530 of 119673|
SPDRs do have turnover rates and some do make capital gains distributions(MDY being a big one that every year has a CG distribution to pay out).
Here's a link to an article comparing VTGIX, VFINX and SPY in terms of pre-tax and post-tax returns over the past few years:
(If the link doesn't work, the article is called, "Can Exchange-traded Funds Relieve Your Tax Pain?" found in the ETF section on Morningstar.com.)
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