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Stocks B / Berkshire Hathaway


Subject:  Re: A's vs B's, Spread widens Date:  11/12/2008  8:16 AM
Author:  LONGREITS Number:  147065 of 246074

I had a capital loss from an investment gone bad about two years ago that I carried forward to offset my gain on the sale at 138k (about 25,000). Then I sold bought back in at 115k and sold at 106 (9k loss). I'm not sure if this "loss" can offset any future BRK gain on that particular trade because I just purchased the same security.
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