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BRIEF-Moody's says B3 negative, lower corporate ratings list ticks up in August remains well below all-time high
September 6, 2017 / 12:19 PM / 17 days ago

BRIEF-Moody's says B3 negative, lower corporate ratings list ticks up in August remains well below all-time high

Sept 6 (Reuters) - Moody‘s:

* Moody’s says B3 negative and lower corporate ratings list ticks up in august; remains well below all-time high

* Moody’s says number of companies on the b3 negative and lower corporate ratings list ticked up slightly in august to 218 companies

* Moody’s says list of lower-rated companies comprises 15% of total spec-grade corporates, on par with its long-term average of approximately 15%

* Moody’s says oil & gas industry firms still constitute the largest share of the list of lower-rated companies, at 21%

* Moody’s says after oil & gas industry, next most represented sectors in list of lower-rated companies are consumer and business services firms, at 14%

* Moody's says after consumer and business services firms, next most represented sectors in lower-rated companies are retail and manufacturing, at 9% each Source text (bit.ly/2eG83zN)

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