In 2009, SW purchased 1,000 shares of Delta stock. On May 20 of the current year it sold these…

In 2009, SW purchased 1,000 shares of Delta stock. On May 20 of the current year it sold these shares for $90 per share. In each of the following cases, compute SW’s recognized gain or loss on this sale:

a. SW’s cost basis in the 1,000 shares was $104 per share. It did not purchase any other Delta shares during this year.

b. SW’s cost basis in the 1,000 shares was $104 per share. It purchased 1,200 shares of Delta on May 1 for $92 per share.

c. SW’s cost basis in the 1,000 shares was $104 per share. It purchased 1,200 shares of Delta on June 8 for $92 per share.

d. SW’s cost basis in the 1,000 shares was $79 per share. It purchased 1,200 shares of Delta on June 8 for $92 per share.

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