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calculate selling shares: Original post by Mark Kennan of Demand Media After you sell your shares of a stock, you want to figure the annual rate of return based on your investment and sales price. However, you also need to consider the dividends the stock paid to get an accurate picture of how well you did. If you held the stock for a period longer or shorter than one year, you have to annualize the rate of return to…

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