Credit Agencies

  1. Sovereign Downgrades of More Markets Expected

    S&P and Fitch have warned that more downgrades are ahead for governments in both ...
  2. Is Shell’s Credit Rating at Risk?

    Shell says its $30 billion asset disposal program could be delayed because of Brexit, ...
  3. S&P Downgrades Australia’s Sovereign Debt Outlook

    S&P revised Australia's sovereign rating outlook from stable to negative citing budget ...
  4. Calculating Iran's Possible Credit Rating

    Iran's central bank deputy governor says the country could be in line to receive ...
  5. Moody’s Cuts Singapore Banking Outlook to Negative

    Moody’s Investors Services cut the outlook for Singapore’s Banking industry to negative ...
  6. Visa Stock Declines Despite Price Target Increase ...

    Visa shares fell as much as 1.74% to $79.84 despite the credit card company receiving ...
  1. Is Shell’s Credit Rating at Risk?

    Shell says its $30 billion asset disposal program could be delayed because of Brexit, ...
  2. Visa Stock Declines Despite Price Target Increase ...

    Visa shares fell as much as 1.74% to $79.84 despite the credit card company receiving ...
  3. Exxon Stock Up Ahead of Earnings, Hikes Dividend ...

    A downgrade in credit rating Tuesday by Standard & Poor's wasn't enough to keep investors ...
  4. Discover Financial Earnings on Tap, What to Expect? ...

    With its shares down 3% year-to-date and 12% over the past year, Discover Financial ...
  5. What to Expect From TransUnion's Earnings (TRU)

    TransUnion is not the only company to have struggled after recently launching an ...
  6. Equifax Beats Q4 Earnings, Credits M&A (EFX)

    Factor in its average 12-month price target of $119, suggesting 25% gains, Equifax ...
  1. Can a debt collector contact me about a debt that's no longer on my credit report?

    Learn about the circumstances that allow a debt collector to contact a consumer about a past-due debt that is not on a credit ...
  2. How many free credit reports can you get per year?

    Obtain a free annual credit report online, by phone or via mail. These reports are offered through the Free Annual Credit ...
  3. Does Netspend report to credit bureaus?

    Learn if NetSpend can report your information to a credit bureau and discover what personal information you need to open ...
  4. Is it possible to get a free credit report from Equifax?

    Learn how you can receive a free credit report from Equifax, and discover what you need to do so you can view your free annual ...
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