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Author: DoLoop Big red star, 1000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 35361  
Subject: Re: Questrion on GNMA fund Date: 10/28/2008 9:35 PM
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Maybe just me but don't recall GNMA funds being this volatile in the past...
Maybe all the crazyness affecting these funds somehow?


Yeah - I'd like to know what's causing this, too. I have a pretty good chunk of change in VFIIX and I sure wish it wasn't bouncing around the way it is.

However, if you take a look at the past price behavior of VFIIX, you'll see that it has, in fact, gone through some swings that were equal to and greater than what it has gone through the last few days.

Here's a link that shows it graphically.

http://finance.yahoo.com/q/bc?s=VFIIX&t=my&l=on&...

Don't know that it makes me feel any better but...
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