Studies also have looked at political aspects of state administration to explain bond ratings
Before issuing their bond ratings
, City Manager Edward M.
In case of the government guaranteed debt of Factor banka an upgrade to Slovenia's government bond rating
will likely result in a similar action.
Khurana and Raman (2003) use S&P bond ratings
(n = 667) as one of their independent variables and "yield to maturity" as their dependent variable in a regression analysis.
Neural networks provide a more general framework for connecting financial input about a company to an output, the bond rating
," he asserts.
A solid bond rating
does not, of course, constitute success by itself, and Worcester faces many challenges, including how to wrestle down its far-too-high commercial tax rate so as to improve its competitive stature.
On 8 January 2010, the agency lowered the corporate family and senior secured bond ratings
to Ca from Caa1 with a "negative" outlook, which was its most recent rating action on the company.
If the increase isn't approved in the next several weeks, the municipal utility's bond rating
will suffer and ratepayers will be socked with higher interest payments in the long term, DWP officials said.
Over the next few years, other financial regulators adopted the SEC's NRSRO category designation so that the regulators' requirements as to the use of bond ratings
would mean the required use of only the NRSROs' ratings.
Benchmark Bond Ratings
is the only rating company for municipal bonds not supported in whole or part by issuers.
Palmieri said while bond ratings
are not terribly sexy to the public, they are of great importance because they reflect the financial stability of a community.
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