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Subject:  Re: OT: dividend/option problem, anyone know? Date:  12/21/2012  10:36 AM
Author:  globalist2013 Number:  34571 of 35342

Black,

A friend (in a different stock and option) got caught by the same rules that apply to how special dividends cause options to be re-priced. It's an obscurity that one needs to be aware of before the position is put on.

Charlie
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