Hefty dividend payouts derail energy transition

The global trend is that oil companies are slowly moving into renewables.

published on : 6th October 2020

Moody's revises Bharti Airtel rating outlook to stable from negative

It also considered options given to the company to make payment of pending adjusted gross revenue in instalments while revising the outlook.

published on : 11th September 2020

Moody’s, Care Ratings slash India’s GDP forecast amid no fiscal stimulus

According to Care’s chief economist Madan Sabnavis, the forecast was lowered under the assumption of there being no fiscal stimulus from the government.

published on : 11th September 2020

Stake sale in retail arm will help Reliance Industries to pursue growth initiatives: Analysts

'The transaction is credit positive as it will enable RIL to continue to pursue other growth opportunities while maintaining zero net debt,' Moody's said in a note.

published on : 10th September 2020

Reliance's acquisition of Future Group to strengthen its retail footprint: Moody's

'The transaction is credit positive because it will solidify its (RIL's) position as the largest organised retailer in India and further diversify its earnings,' the rating agency said in a note.

published on : 2nd September 2020

India to post strong enough growth pick up in second half of 2020: Moody's

The Indian economy grew at the slowest pace in 11 years at 4.2 per cent in 2019-20.

published on : 25th August 2020

Indian public sector banks face fresh capital shortages, will need Rs 2.1 lakh crore: Moody's

PSBs, in turn, will need a substantial amount of external capital to absorb increased credit costs and support further credit growth.

published on : 21st August 2020

COVID-19 may accelerate shift in global trade relations, supply chains: Moody's

Some Asian markets excluding China will benefit from the supply chain shifts, particularly as companies look to diversify their sources of supply, it noted.

published on : 11th August 2020

2019 World Cup: India failed to make right use of  talents, says Tom Moody 

Former Australia cricketer-turned-coach Tom Moody believes India "sabotaged" their 2019 World Cup campaign in England by creating uncertainties within the team.

published on : 10th July 2020

Moody's projects Indian economy to shrink 3.1 per cent in 2020; flags rising geopolitical risks in Asia

While it pegged India's annual growth at 0.2 per cent in April, the forecast has been sharply revised after taking into consideration the disruptions due to the coronavirus pandemic.

published on : 22nd June 2020

GDP growth may decline this year, says Chief Economic Advisor

Subramanian felt the country’s fundamentals demand a much better rating. 'India’s ability and willingness to repay debt is gold standard,' he said while making a case for ratings upgrade.

published on : 12th June 2020

S&P upholds India’s credit rating at ‘BBB’ with a stable outlook

Subsequently, it also expects the government’s fiscal deficit to recede significantly following a multi-year high during the fiscal.

published on : 11th June 2020

India's sovereign rating downgrade created six 'fallen angels': Moody's

Companies that move from investment grade category to sub-investment grade are sometimes referred as 'Fallen Angels'.

published on : 9th June 2020

Only 5 per cent Asia Pacific infra firms highly exposed to COVID-19 disruptions: Moody's

Pressure has eased for Chinese toll roads, while a small number of utilities face moderate exposure, it said.

published on : 3rd June 2020

Moody's downgrades ratings of 8 firms, 3 banks

Moody's said the economic disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic and the downgrade of the sovereign rating are the key drivers for Tuesday's rating actions.

published on : 2nd June 2020
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