Lone Star upgrades

Preston, Darrell
June 1999
Bond Buyer;06/21/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30666, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the reasons cited by ratings company Moody's Investors Service Inc. for the upgradation of its rating on multi-billion dollar general obligation bonds of Texas as of June 1999. Impact of the economic conditions of the state on the credit ratings of its general obligation bonds; Increase of the ratings on several million dollars worth of appropriation-backed lease-rental obligations by Moody's.


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