Returning a "-"

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I am using a simple formula =+H80+H75+H68+H56+H37 and there are $$ in those cells, but no matter what i do it returns a - or zero, but it is clearly not right. I tried a sum(H80,H75,H68) and it still returns a zero. what is going on?

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@tvallejo 

Check your values with ISNUMBER().