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Channel NewsAsia
Hong Kong tribunal finds short seller Citron culpable of misconductare being muffled in Hong Kong. Earlier this year a separate tribunal partiall
Hong Kong tribunal finds short seller Citron culpable of misconduct
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 hours ago
are being muffled in Hong Kong. Earlier this year a separate tribunal partially upheld SFC allegations that Moody's Investors Service broke its conduct rules with a 2011 report in which it raised corporate governance concerns about 49... Read more
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Business Standard India
RBI norms on corporate bonds credit positive, says Moody'sReserve Bank's guidelines on corporate bond issuance will enhance liquidity and
RBI norms on corporate bonds credit positive, says Moody's
Business Standard India / Posted 17 hours ago
Reserve Bank's guidelines on corporate bond issuance will enhance liquidity and are credit positive, Moody's Investors Service said on Friday. Further, the new guidelines permitting banks to issue Basel-III compliant additional tier 1 (core capital)... Read more
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asianage
RBI norms on corporate bonds credit positive, says Moody'sDelhi: Reserve Bank's guidelines on corporate bond issuance will enhance liquid
RBI norms on corporate bonds credit positive, says Moody's
asianage / Posted 18 hours ago
Delhi: Reserve Bank's guidelines on corporate bond issuance will enhance liquidity and are credit positive, Moody's Investors Service said on August 26. Further, the new guidelines permitting banks to issue Basel-III compliant additional... Read more
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Reuters
Hong Kong tribunal finds short seller Citron culpable of misconductare being muffled in Hong Kong. Earlier this year a separate tribunal partiall
Hong Kong tribunal finds short seller Citron culpable of misconduct
Reuters / Posted 18 hours ago
are being muffled in Hong Kong. Earlier this year a separate tribunal partially upheld SFC allegations that Moody's Investors Service broke its conduct rules with a 2011 report in which it raised corporate governance concerns about 49... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Brazil's Senate begins Rousseff's impeachment trialreforms through Congress than the previous government, there is still no clear
Brazil's Senate begins Rousseff's impeachment trial
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
reforms through Congress than the previous government, there is still no clear support to approve these measures,” Moody’s Investors Service said in a client note. If Rousseff is removed, Temer must be sworn in by the Senate. He is then expected... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rousseff’s impeachment trial beginsreforms through Congress than the previous government, there is still no clear
Rousseff’s impeachment trial begins
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
reforms through Congress than the previous government, there is still no clear support to approve these measures,” Moody's Investors Service said in a client note. If Rousseff is removed, Temer must be sworn in by the Senate. He is then expected... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Can new chief executive Thomas Dooley fix what's ailing Viacom?its cash to pay investors, through share buybacks and a large dividend,” said N
Can new chief executive Thomas Dooley fix what's ailing Viacom?
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
its cash to pay investors, through share buybacks and a large dividend,” said Neil Begley, a senior analyst with Moody’s Investors Service. “Now, they need a stronger balance sheet.” Board members must decide whether to cut the dividend. That... Read more
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Business Wire
DCT Industrial Trust® Acquires 14.6 Acres in the Northeast Submarket of Denver72.0 million square feet of properties leased to approximately 900 customers. D
DCT Industrial Trust® Acquires 14.6 Acres in the Northeast Submarket of Denver
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
72.0 million square feet of properties leased to approximately 900 customers. DCT maintains a Baa2 rating from Moody’s Investors Service and a BBB- from Standard & Poor’s Rating Services. Additional information is available at... Read more
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New Kerala
Government lauds 7.9 per cent GDP forecast by Goldman Sachs for 2016-17 - newkerala.com #109891(IMF) in May had retained the forecast of 7.5 per cent for India's GDP (gross d
Government lauds 7.9 per cent GDP forecast by Goldman Sachs for 2016-17 - newkerala.com #109891
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
(IMF) in May had retained the forecast of 7.5 per cent for India's GDP (gross domestic product) growth in 2016-17. Moody's Investors Service in August had forecast the real GDP growth for India at around 7.5 per cent for FY2017. "Goldman Sachs... Read more
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The Seattle Times
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheetswith the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheets
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
with the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it has spent billions buying its stock. Moody’s Investors Service cited Hess’ heavy debt burden when it downgraded the company. Hess is what ratings agencies call a “fallen... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Can Joseph Made Hit the Jackpot This Time?see a quick recovery, it should trust market forces to deliver the needed commi
Can Joseph Made Hit the Jackpot This Time?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
see a quick recovery, it should trust market forces to deliver the needed commitment from farmers and all other producers, investors, service providers and workers." Only time will tell if doomsayers quoted above are wrong in dismissing the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Corporate debt raising alarmswith the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it
Corporate debt raising alarms
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
with the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it has spent billions buying its stock. Moody's Investors Service cited Hess' heavy debt burden when it downgraded the company. Hess is what ratings agencies call a "fallen... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Power prices set to remain high and volatile: Moody'sgeneration, higher gas prices and the growth in renewable capacity according to
Power prices set to remain high and volatile: Moody's
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
generation, higher gas prices and the growth in renewable capacity according to the credit ratings agency Moody's Investors Service. Moody's found over the next 12 to 18 months consumers are unlikely to see any respite in their power... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Hidden risk to economy is in corporate balance sheetswith the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it
Hidden risk to economy is in corporate balance sheets
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
with the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it has spent billions buying its stock. Moody's Investors Service cited Hess' heavy debt burden when it downgraded the company. Hess is what ratings agencies call a "fallen... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Origin, AGL to win from high energy prices, says Moody'spenetration of renewable energy such as wind power will work to keep both elect
Origin, AGL to win from high energy prices, says Moody's
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
penetration of renewable energy such as wind power will work to keep both electricity and gas prices high, Moody's Investors Service has warned, with the big energy utilities Origin Energy and AGL likely to benefit. An increase in the use... Read more
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TribLIVE
Mounting corporate debt could threaten economy, experts warnwith the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it
Mounting corporate debt could threaten economy, experts warn
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
with the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it has spent billions buying its stock. Moody's Investors Service cited Hess' heavy debt burden when it downgraded the company. Hess is what ratings agencies call a “fallen... Read more
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The Columbian
A risk to economy in corporate debtwith the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it
A risk to economy in corporate debt
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
with the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it has spent billions buying its stock. Moody’s Investors Service cited Hess’ heavy debt burden when it downgraded the company. Hess is what ratings agencies call a “fallen... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Debt load threatens future of economywith the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it
Debt load threatens future of economy
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
with the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it has spent billions buying its stock. Moody's Investors Service cited Hess' heavy debt burden when it downgraded the company. Hess is what ratings agencies call a "fallen... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheetswith the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheets
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
with the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it has spent billions buying its stock. Moody’s Investors Service cited Hess’ heavy debt burden when it downgraded the company. Hess is what ratings agencies call a “fallen... Read more
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FOX Business
A look at some companies struggling with rising debtsigns of potential trouble. Here is a look at five companies whose finances ha
A look at some companies struggling with rising debt
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
signs of potential trouble. Here is a look at five companies whose finances have weakened recently, according to Moody's Investors Service, a credit-rating firm that assigns grades to companies based on their likelihood of paying back what they... Read more
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FOX Business
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheetswith the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheets
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
with the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it has spent billions buying its stock. Moody's Investors Service cited Hess' heavy debt burden when it downgraded the company. Hess is what ratings agencies call a "fallen... Read more
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FOX Business
A look at some companies struggling with rising debtsigns of potential trouble. Here is a look at five companies whose finances ha
A look at some companies struggling with rising debt
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
signs of potential trouble. Here is a look at five companies whose finances have weakened recently, according to Moody's Investors Service, a credit-rating firm that assigns grades to companies based on their likelihood of paying back what they... Read more
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FOX Business
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheetswith the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheets
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
with the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it has spent billions buying its stock. Moody's Investors Service cited Hess' heavy debt burden when it downgraded the company. Hess is what ratings agencies call a "fallen... Read more
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The Mercury News
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheetswith the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheets
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
with the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it has spent billions buying its stock. Moody's Investors Service cited Hess' heavy debt burden when it downgraded the company. Hess is what ratings agencies call a "fallen... Read more
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Silicon Valley
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheetswith the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheets
Silicon Valley / Posted 2 days ago
with the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it has spent billions buying its stock. Moody's Investors Service cited Hess' heavy debt burden when it downgraded the company. Hess is what ratings agencies call a "fallen... Read more
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Market Watch
Here’s why copper is sitting out a big rally by industrial metalsgains for other industrial metals might indicate that they’re even more out of
Here’s why copper is sitting out a big rally by industrial metals
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
gains for other industrial metals might indicate that they’re even more out of touch with reality. Last week, Moody’s Investors Service raised its outlook for the global base metals industry to stable from negative. “The extreme price... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheetswith the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheets
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
with the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it has spent billions buying its stock. Moody's Investors Service cited Hess' heavy debt burden when it downgraded the company. Hess is what ratings agencies call a "fallen... Read more
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Daily Herald
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheetswith the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheets
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
with the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it has spent billions buying its stock. Moody's Investors Service cited Hess' heavy debt burden when it downgraded the company. Hess is what ratings agencies call a "fallen... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
The hidden economic risk in corporate debtwith the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it
The hidden economic risk in corporate debt
Finance and Commerce / Posted 2 days ago
with the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it has spent billions buying its stock. Moody’s Investors Service cited Hess’ heavy debt burden when it downgraded the company. Hess is what ratings agencies call a “fallen... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheetswith the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheets
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago
with the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it has spent billions buying its stock. Moody's Investors Service cited Hess' heavy debt burden when it downgraded the company. Hess is what ratings agencies call a "fallen... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheetswith the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it
The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheets
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
with the cash it raised in recent years from selling parts of its business, it has spent billions buying its stock. Moody's Investors Service cited Hess' heavy debt burden when it downgraded the company. Hess is what ratings agencies call a "fallen... Read more
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Market Watch
Chesapeake’s stock extends surge in active trade, but credit outlook remains messycontinuous crude oil futures CLV6, -1.27% have soared 19% and the SPDR Energy E
Chesapeake’s stock extends surge in active trade, but credit outlook remains messy
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
continuous crude oil futures CLV6, -1.27% have soared 19% and the SPDR Energy ETF has gained 10%. Separately, Moody’s Investors Service changed its rating outlook to positive on Aug. 15, but the long-term debt rating remained at Caa2, which... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Moody’s warns oil firms’ debt loads are still a worryDebt-laden oil companies are not out of the woods yet, Moody’s Investors Servic
Moody’s warns oil firms’ debt loads are still a worry
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Debt-laden oil companies are not out of the woods yet, Moody’s Investors Service says. The credit-rating agency said key leverage metrics at some of North America’s biggest energy companies are likely to deteriorate further this year, despite a... Read more
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Market Watch
Men and millennials are driving traffic growth at outlet mallsin the tourist headwind as significant foreign-exchange headwinds are lapped.”
Men and millennials are driving traffic growth at outlet malls
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
in the tourist headwind as significant foreign-exchange headwinds are lapped.” Tourism issues might be easing, but Moody’s Investors Service has said student loans are a developing problem. Student-loan debt exceeds $1.3 trillion, according to the... Read more
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Philly.com
Low on cash, Pa. borrows to pay billsgambling license fees and next year's income taxes start flowing to Harrisburg,
Low on cash, Pa. borrows to pay bills
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
gambling license fees and next year's income taxes start flowing to Harrisburg, writes Dan Seymour, analyst at Moody's Investors Service, in a report to clients today. Pennsylvania took the first $400 million last week to prevent its General... Read more
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Newsmax
World's Biggest Bond Traders Undeterred by Negative YieldsOther institutions are constrained by Japan’s credit rating, which is four step
World's Biggest Bond Traders Undeterred by Negative Yields
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
Other institutions are constrained by Japan’s credit rating, which is four steps below the U.S.’s Aaa ranking from Moody’s Investors Service. The trade, short-term by nature, also involves reinvestment risk, if the aim is to roll over the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Markets end flat amid volatility; F&O expiry eyedfew weeks. They were net sellers in equities worth Rs 301 crore on Monday, as p
Markets end flat amid volatility; F&O expiry eyed
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
few weeks. They were net sellers in equities worth Rs 301 crore on Monday, as per provisional stock exchange data. Moody’s Investors Service on Monday said continued reforms to enhance business environment and moderate inflation would help India... Read more
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Business Standard India
IT shares outperform in a rangebound marketnet sellers in equities worth Rs 301 crore on Monday, as per provisional data r
IT shares outperform in a rangebound market
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
net sellers in equities worth Rs 301 crore on Monday, as per provisional data released by the stock exchanges. Moody’s Investors Service on Monday said continued reforms to enhance business environment and moderate inflation would help India... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nifty holds 8,600 amid choppy trades; IT shares gain(FPIs) sold shares worth a net Rs 300.50 crore yesterday, as per provisional da
Nifty holds 8,600 amid choppy trades; IT shares gain
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
(FPIs) sold shares worth a net Rs 300.50 crore yesterday, as per provisional data released by the stock exchanges. Moody’s Investors Service on Monday said continued reforms to enhance business environment and moderate inflation would help India... Read more
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The Economic Times
Patel appointment: D-St sees policy continuity, rules out aggressive rate cutsfor policy continuity and for macro-economic stability which has always been a
Patel appointment: D-St sees policy continuity, rules out aggressive rate cuts
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
for policy continuity and for macro-economic stability which has always been a hallmark of Dr Patel. MARIE DIRON, Moody's Investors Service We expect continuity of two key sets of policies by the RBI. One is in terms of inflation expectations. The... Read more
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The Economic Times
Seven macro triggers that market would watch todayif policymakers manage to successfully introduce economic and institutional ref
Seven macro triggers that market would watch today
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
if policymakers manage to successfully introduce economic and institutional reforms to enhance and sustain growth, Moody's Investors Service has said. In its annual credit review of India, the New York City-based ratings agency said "evidence of... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Aetna's Credit Prospects Boosted After Obamacare PullbackAetna Inc. has improved its credit prospects by leaving public health exchanges
Aetna's Credit Prospects Boosted After Obamacare Pullback
Hartford Courant / Posted 4 days ago
Aetna Inc. has improved its credit prospects by leaving public health exchanges in hundreds of counties, Moody's Investors Service said Monday. The ratings agency said Aetna's decision to sharply reduce its presence in the Affordable Care Act... Read more
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Breitbart
Puerto Rico’s $70 Billion Defaulted Debt Jumps to $113 Billionin violation of its Commonwealth’s Constitution. Ted Hampton, a credit analyst
Puerto Rico’s $70 Billion Defaulted Debt Jumps to $113 Billion
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
in violation of its Commonwealth’s Constitution. Ted Hampton, a credit analyst with the New York offices of Moody’s Investors Service, told Bloomberg: “Everything is coming to a head on the pensions versus debt question and the oversight... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Hackensack University Medical Center merger proves beneficial, credit reports showup three notches from BBB- to A-, because S&P found it “strategically important
Hackensack University Medical Center merger proves beneficial, credit reports show
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
up three notches from BBB- to A-, because S&P found it “strategically important” to the group. Another agency, Moody’s Investors Service, raised Hackensack University Medical Center one notch, from A3 to A2, and gave it a positive outlook. The... Read more
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The Economic Times
Reforms hold key to upgrade of India rating, says Moody’sif policymakers manage to successfully introduce economic and institutional ref
Reforms hold key to upgrade of India rating, says Moody’s
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
if policymakers manage to successfully introduce economic and institutional reforms to enhance and sustain growth, Moody's Investors Service has said. In its annual credit review of India, the New York City-based ratings agency said "evidence of... Read more
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Business Insider
Verizon is making a foray into the 'game changer' technology Wall Street is pumped aboutcontractual clauses that form part of a transaction — could provide automatic p
Verizon is making a foray into the 'game changer' technology Wall Street is pumped about
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
contractual clauses that form part of a transaction — could provide automatic payment distributions, according to a Moody's Investors Service report. A blockchain of digital rights for consumer products — music and news articles, among others —... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Dauman's last act at Viacom is pitching Paramount stakevaluation for Paramount when this thing started,” said SpringOwl’s Jackson. “It
Dauman's last act at Viacom is pitching Paramount stake
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
valuation for Paramount when this thing started,” said SpringOwl’s Jackson. “It’d be tough to say no to that.” Moody’s Investors Service calculates Viacom’s debt at about 4.1 times earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization,... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
What New Viacom CEO Tom Dooley Must Dohave also called for a dividend reduction. That alone "would not be sufficient
What New Viacom CEO Tom Dooley Must Do
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
have also called for a dividend reduction. That alone "would not be sufficient to hold the current rating," Moody's Investors Service analyst Neil Begley wrote earlier this month in reducing his ratings outlook for Viacom's debt to... Read more
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New Kerala
Moody's hints at India achieving robust growth with continued reforms - newkerala.com #108360New Delhi, Aug 22 : Moody's Investors Service believes that the continued refor
Moody's hints at India achieving robust growth with continued reforms - newkerala.com #108360
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
New Delhi, Aug 22 : Moody's Investors Service believes that the continued reforms to enhance business environment and moderate inflation will help India achieve robust growth. Moody's in its Annual Credit Analysis said, "Evidence of success in... Read more
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