id: 06013780
dt: j
an: 2012b.01024
au: Vest, Floyd
ti: Profit in a mutual fund.
so: UMAP J. 32, No. 3, 187-198 (2011).
py: 2011
pu: COMAP (Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications), Bedford, MA
la: EN
cc: M35
ut: financial mathematics; economics; mathematical applications
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ab: Summary: Given a simulation of an annual mutual fund statement, the author
discusses how to calculate profit, additional shares awarded from
dividends, and account value at the end of the year. He provides
solutions to selected exercises given at the end of the article.
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