Article review: hospital bond ratings
Credit rating agencies such as Fitch and Moody’s are in the news constantly with their ongoing credit reviews. Hospital issued bonds are one type of debt that these credit agencies rate and review.
In this assignment, you are going to locate a news article about a hospital bond rating by Moody’s or Fitch. To accomplish this, perform an Internet search using “Fitch hospital bond rating” or “Moody’s hospital bond rating” as your search phrase. (An easy way to find recent news articles about various topics is to use the “News” filter that is part of the Google search engine.)
Once you have selected a new article, complete the article review template below. Be sure to apply the concepts introduced in this Module.
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