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Subject:  Re: The 30 year portfolio performance Date:  1/9/2011  1:03 PM
Author:  drippinfool Number:  68179 of 75335

Rich said:

"...these are ETF's [ie Electronically Traded Funds]"

Actually the term is Exchange Traded Funds, meaning the shares of these funds are traded (and, therefore, priced) on an exchange throughout the day as opposed to open end mutual funds that are priced once a day at the close of the market.

-drip
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