Following S&P To the Letter

Burns, Mairin
August 2003
Investment Dealers' Digest;8/4/2003, Vol. 69 Issue 31, p13
Trade Publication
Reports on the position of several dominant credit rating agencies in the U.S. as of August 2003. Corporate scandals that downgraded the status of rating agencies; Efforts of rating agencies to rebuild their reputation; Factors responsible for the increase in debt ratings of U.S.-based automotive parts company Lear Corp.


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