TITLE

Moody's Upgrades D.C. Two Notches

AUTHOR(S)
Vadum, Matthew
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/8/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31859, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Moody's Investors Service has raised the District of Columbia's general obligation bond rating. Factors that the rating agency considered for upgrading the city's rating; Comment of Moody's senior vice president Tim Blake on strong financial management of the city that contributed to the upgrade of its credit rating; Reaction of D.C. chief financial officer Natwar M. Gandhi regarding the upgrade.
ACCESSION #
12809991

 

Related Articles

  • S&P Downgrades Bonds for D.C. Charter School Due to Pending Litigation. Jagoda, Naomi // Bondbuyer.com;9/29/2014, p31 

    The article reports that Standard & Poor's has downgraded the bonds issued by the Distric of Columbia for the Community Academy Public Charter Scool due to B-minus due to pending litigation. Topics discussed include allegations that the school's net operating revenue is being improperly...

  • Financial Reporting and Municipal Bond Ratings. Raman, K. K. // Journal of Accounting, Auditing & Finance;Winter82, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p144 

    Given the "pervasive and powerful influence" of published ratings, an attempt was made to explain municipal bond ratings using information normally obtainable from financial reports. It appears that rating assignments are more closely associated with the flow of liquid financial resources from...

  • Moody's Changes Detroit Outlook to Stable From Positive Ahead of Budget Plan. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;4/8/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31859, p7 

    Reports that rating agency Moody's Investors Service has changed its outlook for Detroit, Michigan. Rating given on the city's outstanding general obligation unlimited tax bonds and general obligation limited tax bonds; Comment of Moody's analyst Nicole Johnson that the city needs to find ways...

  • Bay Ratings Raised. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;4/13/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32110, p35 

    Reports that Moody's Investors Service has upgraded its rating of Bay County, Michigan's unlimited-tax general obligation bonds. Factors cited by Moody's for raising the county's rating including its average debt profile.

  • Dayton International Airport.  // AirGuide Online.com;7/27/2009, p5 

    The article reports on the BBB+ rating given by Fitch Ratings Ltd. to the 38 million dollars airport revenue bonds of the City of Dayton in Ohio. According to the outlook, the rating is considered to be stable. It states that the bonds will be paid through the net revenues generated by the...

  • Memphis Deficit Sparks Another S&P Downgrade. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;2/7/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32314, p26 

    The article reports that Standard & Poor's Corp. has lowered the ratings of general obligation bonds sold for Memphis, Tennessee. The ratings dropped from A-plus to A. Standard & Poor's has also lowered the rating of a 200 million dollar debt sold by the Memphis and Shelby County Sports Authority.

  • Fitch Drops Rating on California's Trinity County to Speculative Level. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;4/13/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32110, p32 

    Reports that Fitch Ratings has downgraded the rating of Trinity County, California's outstanding certificates of participation. Claim that Fitch cited the county's debilitated financial position, substantial operating losses at its hospital and its assessment of county management actions as...

  • East Lyme, Conn., GOs Raised to Aa3.  // Bond Buyer;6/30/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32165, p2 

    Reports that Moody's Investor's Service Inc. has assigned a Aa3 rating to the new money and refunding general obligation bonds issued by the town of East Lyme, Connecticut.

  • S&P Drops CGH Bonds. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;9/6/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32460, p27 

    The article reports on the change of rating given by the Standard & Poor's Corp. to the bonds of $ 11.4 million Series 2003 that was issued by the Illinois Development Finance Authority in behalf of the CGH Medical Center from A-minus to BBB-plus. It was reported that the change in rating was...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics