Moody's: Bottom-Rated Bonds at Three-Year Low

Sheahan, Matthew
September 2010
High Yield Report;9/20/2010, Vol. 21 Issue 38, p29
This article focuses on a report from Moody's Investors Service which claims that bonds with low ratings are at their lowest dollar amount since the third quarter of 2007.


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