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   November 23, 2014 @ 7:54 AM EST
FRIDAY'S REPORTS (11/21/2014)
Investment Grade
Target  (with Analyst's Data SheetTarget should benefit from some easy comparisons this holiday season, given that its data breach was disclosed last December, scaring customers away and forcing even...
First Horizon National Corp.  (with Analyst's Data SheetThe holidays are right around the corner, and issuers are scurrying to fulfill their financing needs before investors clock out to eat...
High Yield
Cliff Natural Resources  (with Analyst's Data SheetWhile investors were digesting Cliffs Natural Resources' (CLF) news about the likely closure of its money-losing Bloom Lake mine, the company...
FRIDAY'S COMMENTS (11/21/2014)
4:24pm MGM Mirage MGM priced an upsized new issue of $1.15 billion senior notes at par to yield 6% (rich end of talk)...
3:07pm Dow We have some good news and some bad news. The bad news is that yet another activist shareholder has pressured...
9:50am Pacific Gas & Electric Yesterday afternoon, Pacific Gas & Electric was fined $1.05 million, and was ordered...
9:29am Southern California Edison The California Public Utilities Commission has formally approved the...
8:55am Exelon Exelon announced that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has approved the proposed EXC/POM merger...
THURSDAY'S REPORTS (11/20/2014)
Investment Grade
TransCanada Corp  (with Analyst's Data SheetTransCanada conducted an "Investor Day" at which it discussed in great detail its growth plans for the next three to five years. Interest in the story...
State Street  (with Analyst's Data SheetMajor banks are focused on making sure that they are favorably positioned to comply with all of the new Basel III capital rules. State Street priced $750...
High Yield
Bombardier  (with Analyst's Data SheetBombardier's (BBD) third quarter results got a nice life from Aerospace. Revenues and adjusted EBITDA were ahead of consensus expectations reflecting increased...
Pinnacle Foods  (with Analyst's Data SheetIt's been over a year since Pinnacle Foods' October 2013 acquisition of the Wishbone salad dressing business from Unilever, and we have speculated it might...
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Talisman 11/4 
Goodyear 11/3 
U.S. Steel 10/29 
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Nov 19, 2014 | Bloomberg
PA on Hedge Fund Qualms Stoke TransCanada Debt Concern Q - "The Sandell proposal would probably result in wider credit spreads and lower bond ratings - perhaps in that order."
Nov 19, 2014 | The Deal Pipeline
EM on Cliffs to study exit for Eastern Canadian iron ore ops Q - "We look for credit ratios to continue deteriorating for at least the next few quarters on the weakness of iron ore and metallurgical coal pricing."
Nov 19, 2014 | Forbes
CL on Allergan Sides With More Aggressive Dealmaker By Picking Actavis Over Valeant Q - "Valeant's stock price has risen over 450% over the past four years. Debt at Valeant has grown from $3.6 billion at the end of 2010 to over $16 billion..."
Nov 18, 2014 | USA Today
PA on Halliburton to buy Baker Hughes for $35B Q - "When your competitor gets cheap in the equity market because the stocks are down, it's a good time to use your financial strength to complement your portfolio."
Nov 18, 2014 | Barron's
PA on Gimme Credit Raises Halliburton, Baker Hughes to Underperform Q - "Halliburton sees $2 billion in cost synergies and predicts the deal will be cash flow accretive in 2016 and add to profit per share by the following year."
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