NEW YORK— RadioShack's credit rating was downgraded by Fitch Ratings Friday, a day after the electronics retailer warned it may need to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Fitch said cut RadioShack's issuer default rating one notch to "C'' from" CC, "which puts the retailer's credit rating one level above default.» Read More
Raymond McDaniel, president and CEO of Moody's, reiterates the agency's AAA rating for the U.S. and says that even if Congress fails to raise the debt ceiling in time, the Treasury will prioritize payments of its securities.
The U.S. Census reported college enrollment declined for the first time in six years in 2012. That threatens higher education revenue, said Moody's.
Tan Kim Eng, Senior Director, Sovereign Ratings at S&P Ratings Services tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks investors will eventually return to India and Indonesia.
Donal O' Mahony, global strategist at Davy Research, tells CNBC about how the different ratings agencies asses credit worthiness or otherwise.
McGraw Hill Financial posted an 18 percent rise in quarterly profit as it earned more from a surge in corporate debt issuances and its Dow Jones indices.
Moody's Investors Service on Thursday stood down from the possibility of cutting the U.S. sovereign credit rating in coming months.
Moritz Kraemer, managing director of European sovereign ratings at Standard & Poor's (S&P), explains why the rating agency has upgraded its outlook for Ireland.
Fitch on Friday cut France's credit rating to AA-plus on an uncertain economic outlook amid the ongoing euro zone crisis and the need for structural reform.
Annalisa Piazza, senior economist at Newedge, talks about Thursday's Italian debt auction and says the S&P downgrade had little impact as the market had priced in a "bumpy road ahead" for Italy.
Antonio Garcia Pascual, chief southern Europe economist at Barclays, discusses Italian politics ahead of Silvio Berlusconi's court case, and after the country's rating downgrade from S&P.
John Stopford, co-head of global multi asset at Investec Asset Management, discusses the recent ECB statement and what it can do following S&P's downgrade of Italy.
Standard & Poor's announced Tuesday it is cutting the credit ratings of three major European banks: Credit Suisse, Barclays and Deutsche Bank.
Standard & Poor's says the U.S. credit rating is now "stable." CNBC's Steve Liesman, offers insight.
Kathy Lien, managing director of FX strategy at BK Asset Management, discusses S&P's upgrade of the U.S., the dollar and Japan's GDP revision.
Women averaged a credit score of 675 compared to the male average of 674, according to the credit score agency Experian.
Berkshire Hathaway owns 11 percent of the ratings agency. Will this keep it from getting downgraded by Moody's?
Retirees looking for a mortgage may find that even a pristine credit history and healthy retirement accounts are not enough.
Several renowned investors may have made the case to be more bearish on bonds recently, but one analyst has told CNBC that now is the perfect time to look at high yielding peripheral bonds.
Standard & Poor's raised the Philippines' credit rating to investment grade on Thursday, the second debt agency to do so in less than two months.
David Riley, global managing director of sovereign ratings at Fitch Ratings, discusses Fitch Ratings' downgrade of the U.K., citing the current high debt level as reason for the move.