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|Subject: Re: Dividend, stock price & capital gain||Date: 2/12/2006 10:45 PM|
|Author: gebinr||Number: 83886 of 121572|
Thanks for the additional comment.
One more scenario. Suppose 100% of the special dividend is declared to be a dividend and there is no return of capital. Bought at $22 before the stock went ex-div, sold at $19.50 after ex-div. Could this person recognize a $2.50 capital loss?
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