TITLE

S&P; Water Sector Is Holding, But Droughts Could Bring Drops

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;7/24/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31684, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that according rating agency Standard & Poor's Corp. despite of stability in the water and sewer utility sector possibility for downgrading of the sector's credit rating exists due to prevailing drought conditions in the U.S. Impact of lack of water in supply portfolio on revenues of the sector; Efforts of water utilities to ensure good water supply; Effect of long term planning on stability of the sector.
ACCESSION #
10375177

 

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