Doris and Lydia are sisters and also are equal partners in the capital and profits of Agee & Nolan. The following information pertains to 300 shares of Mast Corp. stock sold by Lydia to Agee & Nolan.
Year of purchase 2006
Year of sale 2013
Basis (cost) $9,000
Sales price (equal to fair market value) $4,000
The amount of long-term capital loss that Lydia recognized in 2013 on the sale of this stock was