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Subject:  Re: Poll: Did your 401k recover from the 2008 de Date:  12/27/2010  11:52 PM
Author:  Rayvt Number:  67978 of 78166

annual market value change = 200 - 150 - 30 = 20
rate of return = 100* (20 / (150 + 30/2)) = surprise .. 12.12% !


Ah. I mis-interpreted what you meant by "market value change". So, yes, your formula is the sam