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[[OK, I'll go with your version. I was not real clear in my own mind whether the first shares got the
loss or the wash. I just guessed wrong. My main question was about using the average figure, and
you said the average figure was in error.]]

Right...the "average" issue was just plain wrong. Sorry.

[[ p.s. I went through the book pretty thoroughly a couple of times, and that was the only thing I had
trouble with.]]

Great!! Thanks for your question, Bob. It was a GREAT catch. Perhaps on the next book I'll have YOU do the editing and review :-)

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