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From: crob47 (Rep: 0)Date: 04/20/2017 23:35
Forum: Gurus Answer Questions - Msg #582Thread #673922524 (Rec: 0)
Simple Math!
Newbie here trying to make some sense of it...


If i buy one stock at $10.00 and sell it at $11.00, thats a 10% increase, yes?

If i but another stock $10.00 and sell it at $12.00 thats a 20% increase, yes?


So together is that a 30% increase in value?

is that the same as saying, i made a 30% return on the initial investment?


Thanks for the help.

NOTE: This message was originally posted on 2017-04-20 19:54:30 by the crob47.



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