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Brexit delay positive, but fall in spending & investment continues to weigh on UK 

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24 Apr 2019|Moody's Investors Service

In this edition we examine how various subsectors of the US healthcare industry, including health insurers, hospitals, pharmaceutical companies and makers of medical products and devices, are likely to fare when the economy dips.

18 Apr 2019|Moody's Investors Service

Italy’s population will decline further in the next two decades, stretching central and regional government finances. Regions in the south will be hit harder than those in the north as existing disparities persist. However, the impact on the financial sector, securitizations, the housing market and on companies will be mixed.

17 Apr 2019|Moody's Investors Service

In a comparison of 17 of the largest companies on key credit attributes, including the quality of their drug pipelines, potential revenue growth and patent expiration exposure, pipeline quality remains good overall, while patent exposures have slightly eased since last year’s report. 

25 Apr 2019|Moody's Investors Service

In our latest Global Trade Monitor, we discuss the implications of potential US tariffs on imported autos and parts, the prospect of a US-China trade agreement, and the likelihood that ratification of the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement will be delayed beyond 2019.

24 Apr 2019|Moody's Investors Service

In this episode of Moody’s Talks - Insurance Credit, Danielle Reed, research writer for the Financial Institutions Group, talks with Senior Credit Officer James Eck about the exposure to Puerto Rico’s debt of two financial guarantors – MBIA, through its subsidiary National, as well as Assured Guaranty, through several of its subsidiaries. ​​​

Moody's Credit Outlook

Murphy Oil's acquisition of Gulf of Mexico assets is credit positive

Fed ends enforcement action against BB&T, clearing an obstacle to regulatory approval of its merger with SunTrust

Increased violence in Mali, leading to a new government, is credit negative

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Weekly Market Outlook

Benign Default Outlook Implies Profits Will Outrun Corporate Debt

The week ahead – US, UK/Europe, and Asia/Pacific regions

Downgrades Lead U.S. Rating Changes

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