The Wheels Come Off For Dividend Recaps

Chesler, Caren
July 2005
Investment Dealers' Digest;7/4/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 26, p24
Trade Publication
Focuses on dividend recapitalization deals in the U.S. Market response to Warner Music Group Corp.'s public offering which reflects investors' attitudes toward recapitalization deals; Dividend recapitalization in the junk bond market since Sunstate Equipment Co.'s offering; Private equity firms' investments in dividend recapitalization deals.


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