Bond Ratings

August 26th, 2017 by Kara in

Ratings given to bonds to show their risk of default.  Bonds are rated on a scale ranging from AAA, which indicates a very low chance of default, to C or junk bonds, which are considered very risky.  Ratings are done by private agencies such as Standard & Poor’s, Moody’s, and Fitch.

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