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A stock investment went up 25% in 2006. Starting at this increased value, what percent would it have to go down in 2007 to be back to its original price at the beginning of 2006?

 Aug 6, 2019
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(x * 1.25)  * (1- d) =   x

1.25(1- d) =1

d=1-1/1.25

d = .2 = 20 %

 Aug 6, 2019

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