Net worth report

Dave Peticolas
Wed, 02 May 2001 13:19:24 -0700

"Matt Martin" writes:
> Hello all,
> Reports are looking GREAT lately.
> Been having a few issues with the CVS version and they have persisted
> through a few weeks of devel, so I guess they are "real".
> The gnome trouble tickets thing doesn't seem to be working, so I'll just
> send this to the list.
> First, my net-worth report comes up all zeroes with the default settings
> (how sad...).
> I have one stock account which split into tracking stocks a while back.
> It has sitting with with zero balance for many months, no activity.
> When I remove it from the default list of accounts, the net-worth
> barchart then works ok.

Does this still happen with current CVS?

> My second report question is regarding equity accounts in the net-worth
> report.
> According to the docs, opening balances should be drawn from an equity
> account.
> However, the net worth report subtracts them out an artificially low net
> worth.
> Is this correct ?

No, that's a bug. Should be fixed now.

> Finally, are there any plans to use the price-db in formulating these
> reports ?
> It would be oh-so-special to have stock price fluctuations reflect in
> the net-worth time trends.
>                 ( better now than a few months ago, doh)

There are plans to do that, but it may not happen for 1.6..

> Thanks for your collective help!

Thanks for the bug reports!