TITLE

A Yummy Wave of Upgrades

PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;3/8/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 10, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell parent company Yum! Brands Inc.'s high grade labels. Merrill Lynch and Co.'s identification of companies in its Global High-Yield Index as contenders for crossing over into high grade; Positive outlook from rating agencies; Moody's Investors Service's upgrading of Kentucky-based fast food chain Yum! Brands Inc. to high-grade status.
ACCESSION #
12460688

 

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