Highlights: Record net earnings of $140.3 million, or $1.41 per diluted share, for third quarter Record net earnings of $345.3 million, or $3.45 per diluted share, for first nine months GAAP combined ratio of 80.1% for third quarter and 82.2% for first nine months Annualized return on equity of 14.4% for third quarter and 12.2% for first nine months Annualized operating return on equity (a) of 11.3% for third quarter and 10.9% for first nine months Gross written premium increased 8% to $730.8 million for third quarter and 5% to $2.3 billion for first nine months Book value per share increased 8% for first nine months to $39.64
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