NEW YORK, July 7- The top-performing high-yield bond exchange-traded fund is betting big that energy companies will not be deadbeats. The $212 million VanEck Vectors Fallen Angel High Yield Bond Exchange Traded Fund is winning its category this year by focusing almost exclusively on particular low-rated bonds: so-called fallen angels, or downgraded bonds... » Read More
SINGAPORE, May 12- Noble Group finalised $3 billion in bank credit facilities, a crucial move for Asia's biggest commodity trader to refinance all of its debt for this year after being whacked by credit rating downgrades. "The group's focus on liquidity limited the trading opportunities of our businesses during the quarter, particularly oil liquids and gas and...
Standard and Poor's downgraded ExxonMobil's credit rating from AAA to AA+ because of expectations of continuing low oil prices.
Craig Johnson of Piper Jaffray & Co and Eddy Elfenbein of "Crossing Wall Street" blog discuss Exxon's credit rating cut with Brian Sullivan.
Standard & Poor's has cut Exxon Mobil's credit rating to AA+ from AAA.
CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses Deutsche Bank downgrading Starbucks.
The Moody's downgrade comes just days before the National People's Congress is due to vote on China's 13th five year plan, a closely held development blueprint for the next five years, which policymakers began formally drafting in 2015.. "Without credible and efficient reforms, China's GDP growth would slow more markedly as a high debt burden dampens business...
Standard & Poor's lowered the credit rating of BHP and put it on negative watch due challenging market conditions for commodities.
Beaten down metals prices may find some support as China's raw-materials dependent sectors begin to show some modest improvement, Goldman Sachs said.
Maurice Obstfeld, IMF chief economist, discusses the new outlook on global growth, including lower growth for the U.S.
Pressure on global corporate credit ratings is at the worst level since the financial crisis, Standard & Poor's has warned.
Marcelo Claure, Sprint CEO, responds to Moody's recent credit cut and shares the company's turnaround plans.
Chicago debt was downgraded by Moody's to "junk" level. CNBC's Kate Rogers explains.
Robert Peck, SunTrust, explains why he downgraded the social media giant a day before the company reports earnings.
Fitch Ratings downgraded Japan's credit rating by one notch, the agency said on Monday.
Some companies caught up in the Petrobras corruption scandal are pressing Brazil's government to strike a "grand bargain" settlement, sources told Reuters.
Benjamin Swinburne, Morgan Stanley, outlines reasons for his cautious media outlook.
Last week, Fitch Ratings downgraded Russia's credit rating to 'BBB-'. Paul Rawkins, head of emerging Europe sovereign ratings at Fitch, explains that recent events such as the rapid decline in the oil price and the volatility of the Russian ruble contributed to the downgrade.
Andrew Colquhoun, Head of Asia-Pacific Sovereigns at Fitch Ratings, says the justification to delay the sales tax hike was an "eyebrow raiser" and discusses the possibility of downgrading Japan's credit rating next year.
S&P cut Italy's credit rating to one notch above junk, saying weak growth and poor competitiveness undermined the sustainability of its huge debt pile.
Despite uncertainty over upcoming elections and a slow economic recovery, Jonathan Pain, Author of "The Pain Report" and Director of JP Consulting, says the stock market will go higher.