gain in

gain in something

to advance in a particular quality. Todd grew in stature and gained in wisdom. Mary gained in experience as the weeks went on.
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gain in

v.
To increase with respect to something: The athlete gained in strength, but lost in agility.
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Two health insurance companies posted the largest operating gains, while A1lianz Life of North America went from a $397 million operating loss in 6 months of 2007 to a $699 million operating gain in 6 months of 2008.
Only 36 of The Townsend 100 Companies reported a surplus gain in the first quarter of 2008.
Examine your portfolio: If you have a large net capital gain in 2004, you might want to consider reducing your tax liability by selling some stock that will generate a loss before year-end.
Despite record earnings, and a 15% gain in earnings in 2007, the life industry ROE was only 10.
Dramatic improvements in underwriting performance by the nation's property and casualty insurers led to the first underwriting gain in nearly seven years.
3% gain in surplus in the first 6 months of 2007 for the Townsend 100 Composite of 100 life insurers with 84% of the U.
In Steve Harmon's analysis, the Enter The Matrix title could be a huge hit, so there may be a short-term gain in IFGM.
In 2005 the most significant driver of statutory net realized capital gain for New York Life was the sale of an apartment house in Manhattan for a gain in the hundreds of millions of dollars," says William Werfelman, a spokesman for New York Life, New York.
It also features more than 100 film quality effects (8, 16 and 32 bits per channel), accessible through an intuitive graph-based interface, combining to represent an unparalleled gain in creative and productive potential.
2% for the first six months of 200S, the lowest percent gain in the last 11 years.
1 million gain in the company's asset valuation reserve, a $700,000 increase in non-admitted assets, and $6.
7% gain in total surplus funds in the first quarter of 2005, as interest rate spreads declined and shareholder dividends consumed half of operating earnings.
It also features over 65 film quality effects (8 and 16 bit) accessible through an intuitive graph-based interface, combining to represent an unparalleled gain in creative and productive potential.
6% gain in total surplus funds in 2004, on the strength of a record $26.
The ARA2005 is designed with a digitally controlled precision step attenuator to control gain in the reverse path.