S&P: Upgrades Outpaced Downgrades in Q2

Sheahan, Matthew
July 2010
High Yield Report;7/19/2010, Vol. 21 Issue 29, p8
The article focuses on a report by Standard & Poor's which revealed that there were more issuer upgrades than downgrades in the second quarter of 2010, which could possibly move the credit market to stability.


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