Paper Gain (Loss)

Business / Finance / Paper Gain (Loss): Unrealized capital gain (loss) on securities held in a portfolio based on a comparison of current market price to original cost.

Other Words for Gain

Gain Noun Synonyms: acquisition, achievement, attainment
Gain Verb Synonyms: catch up (to or on or with), approach, get nearer (to), overtake, close with, close in (on), narrow the gap, gain ground
Gain Adverb Synonyms: get, obtain, acquire, procure, attain, achieve, secure, earn, win, capture, bag, net, harvest, reap, garner, glean, collect, gather, come by, pick up
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Other Words for Paper

Paper Noun Plural Synonyms: newspaper, tabloid, daily, weekly, journal, gazette, publication, periodical, newsletter, organ, rag, sheet
Paper Noun Synonyms: stationery, letterhead, writing-paper, letter-paper, notepaper, foolscap, scrap or also scratch paper, wrapping paper, gift-wrapping, gift-wrap, wallpaper
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Papery

Life Style / Coffee / Papery: Taste that coffee packed in paper bags or prepared in bad quality filter paper may acquire. In instant coffee can be the result of certain processing operations. MORE

Paper, Building

Business / Construction / Paper, Building: A general term for papers, felts, and similar sheet materials used in buildings without reference to their properties or uses. Generally comes in long rolls. MORE

Paper Safe

Entertainment / Photography / Paper Safe: Light-tight container for unexposed photographic papers, with an easy open positive closing lid. MORE

Paper Profit (Or Loss)

Business / Taxes / Paper Profit (Or Loss): If you own an asset that increases in value, any increase in value is a paper profit, or unrealized gain. If you sell the asset for more than you paid to buy it, your paper profit becomes an actual pr MORE

Phantom Gains

Business / Taxes / Phantom Gains: Phantom gains are capital gains on which you owe tax even if your actual return on the investment is negative. For instance, if a mutual fund sells stock that has increased in price, you, as a fund sh MORE

Primary Gain

Science / Psychiatry / Primary Gain: The relief from emotional conflict and the freedom from anxiety achieved by a defense mechanism. Contrast with secondary gain. MORE

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