Fitch Upgrades LifePoint Hospitals’ IDR to ‘BB’; Revises Outlook to Stable

Fitch Upgrades LifePoint Hospitals’ IDR to ‘BB’; Revises Outlook to Stable

Fitch Upgrades LifePoint Hospitals’ IDR to ‘BB’; Revises Outlook to Stable
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fitch Ratings has upgraded its ratings for LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (LifePoint) including the Issuer Default Rating (IDR), to ‘BB’ from ‘BB-‘. The Rating Outlook is revised to Stable from Positive. A complete list of ratings is provided at the end of this release. The ratings apply to approximately $ 1.7 billion of debt at March 31, 2011. RATING RATIONALE: –LifePoint …
Read more on Business Wire

First Edition: July 1, 2011
Today’s early morning highlights from the major news organizations, including reports about sleep deprived medical residents, decisions by Medicare officials on covering two expensive drugs and states struggling with budget cuts.
Read more on News-Medical-Net

News 30.6.2011
News 30.6.2011
Read more on Radio Prague

Leave a Reply