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Pixy, just to make sure I understand: My husband and I each have 401Ks through same payroll plan, same % allocations, same funds, purchased same time. For example, on 8/28 Benham Short Term Govt lost $15.20 on my 401K and gained $21.79 on my husband's 401K. Same day Fidelity Advisor High Yield Fund T lost $1.03 for me and gained $1.78 for my husband. Same day Fidelity Puritan Fund lost $1.13 for me and gained $3.36 for my husband. I don't understand how the same fund can lose money and gain money the same day. Can you help me?
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