Rating Changes

March 2005
Bond Buyer;3/4/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32083, p30
Trade Publication
The article presents information about the changes in the ratings of several bonds in the U.S. The rating of educational facilities revenue refunding bonds, Series 2003 of the Broadway Industrial Development Authority, Virginia, changed from Baa3 to Baa2. The hospital revenue bonds of the California Health Facilities Financing Authority, changed from A-minus to A. The sales and motor vehicle tax bonds, Series 1999, of the Central Puget Sound Regional Transit Authority, Washington, changed from A1 to Aa3.


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