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Anomaly

Postby gkaplan » Fri Jan 25, 2013 8:06 pm

I'm bored, so I thought I'd pass on this exciting bit of news.

My Small-Cap Value Index Fund Admiral Shares and my Value Index Fund Admiral Shares ended today with the exact same year-to-date return: 6.41%.
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Re: Anomaly

Postby baw703916 » Fri Jan 25, 2013 8:24 pm

Well, I guess that must prove that SmL has been arbitraged away. :wink:
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Re: Anomaly

Postby VictoriaF » Fri Jan 25, 2013 8:26 pm

gkaplan wrote:I'm bored, so I thought I'd pass on this exciting bit of news.

You should come to Washington, it would quickly unbore your :-).

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Re: Anomaly

Postby shawcroft » Sat Jan 26, 2013 7:28 pm

Victoria:
baw703916 wrote:You should come to Washington, it would quickly unbore you .


Indeed....although if boredom came to me, I would rather go over the pond to London

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Re: Anomaly

Postby plats » Sat Jan 26, 2013 10:02 pm

Substantially identical returns. I wonder if exchanging would be a wash sale.
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Re: Anomaly

Postby Default User BR » Sun Jan 27, 2013 3:22 am

plats wrote:Substantially identical returns. I wonder if exchanging would be a wash sale.

The law says nothing of substantially identical returns.


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Re: Anomaly

Postby VictoriaF » Mon Jan 28, 2013 9:09 am

shawcroft wrote:Victoria:
VictoriaF wrote:You should come to Washington, it would quickly unbore you .


Indeed....although if boredom came to me, I would rather go over the pond to London

Shawcroft


I was alluding to an earlier discussion with gkaplan when he was considering a transfer to D.C. Frankly, given a (reasonable) choice I would also go to London (or NYC).

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Re: Anomaly

Postby sscritic » Mon Jan 28, 2013 9:16 am

Default User BR wrote:
plats wrote:Substantially identical returns. I wonder if exchanging would be a wash sale.

The law says nothing of substantially identical returns.


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But it should. :)

[I put in the smilie as sometimes people don't recognize humor.]
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