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http://api.freebase.com/api/trans/image_thumb/en/new_york_stateNew York (/njuː ˈjɔrk/; locally IPA: [nɪu ˈjɔək] or [nuː ˈjɔrk] ( listen)) is a state in the Northeastern region of the United States. It is the nation's third most populous state. New York is bordered by New Jersey and Pennsylvania to the south, and by Connecticut, Massachusetts and Vermont to the east. The state has a maritime border with Rhode Island east of Long Island, as well as an international border with the Canadian provinces of Ontario to the north and west, and Quebec to the north. The state of New York is often referred to as New York State to distinguish it from the city of New York. New York City, with a population of over 8.1 million, is the most populous city in the United States. It is known for its status as a financial, cultural, transportation, and manufacturing center, and for its history as a gateway for immigration to the United States. According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, it is also a destination of choice for many foreign visitors. Both the state and...

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Fitch Ratings has corrected the outlook for the 'AAA' long-term rating on the Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, Inc. (NY) puttable floating option tax-exempt receipts, series PA-1407R, by revising it to stable from negative. The long-term rating is based on the underlying Alaska Housing Finance Corp. (AK) (Veterans Mortgage Program) collateralized bonds, 1st series 2006A-2, which Fitch Rates 'AAA' with a stable outlook. The rating history[...]

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Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AA' rating to the following Empire State Development Corporation (ESDC) state personal income tax (PIT) revenue bonds (general purpose): --$594 million series 2011A; --$162 million series 2011B (federally taxable). The bonds are expected to sell via competitive bid on Dec. 13, 2011. Par amounts are subject to change. In addition, Fitch affirms the 'AA' rating on $23.4 billion in outstanding[...]

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NEW YORK, Dec. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bankrate, Inc. (NYSE: RATE),  in accordance with its obligations under the underwriting agreement entered into relating to its recent initial public offering, today announced that Goldman, Sachs & Co. and Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, the lead book-running managers of Bankrate's recent initial public offering, have agreed to waive lock-up restrictions with respect to up to 302,128 shares of common stock of Bankrate held by certain[...]

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Fitch Ratings has withdrawn Nalco Company's (Nalco) Issuer Default Rating (IDR) of 'B+' following the company's merger with Ecolab Inc. A full list of ratings withdrawn is shown below. Fitch has insufficient information to assign an IDR or rate specific issues. Fitch expects that the combined entity will have a stronger credit profile and believes the IDR would be better than 'B+' and would be in the BBB category. Fitch has withdrawn the[...]

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Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A+' rating to the following Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia (MEAG Power) bonds: --$121.74 million MEAG Power Project One power revenue bonds, taxable series three; --$44.985 million MEAG Power Project One subordinate revenue bonds, taxable series 2011D; --$57.36 million MEAG Power General Resolution Projects general power revenue bonds, taxable series 2011A; --$39.5 million MEAG Power[...]

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Fitch Ratings has affirmed the Foreign currency and Local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) of Grupo Mexico, S.A. de C.V. (Grupo Mexico), Southern Copper Corporation (SCC) and Americas Mining Corporation (AMC), as follows: Grupo Mexico --Foreign currency long-term IDR at 'BBB'; --Local currency long-term IDR at 'BBB'. Americas Mining Corporation (AMC) --Foreign currency long-term IDR at 'BBB'. [...]

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According to Fitch Ratings' latest telecom special report released today, postpaid smartphone penetration increased to 46.8% in third-quarter 2011, a change of 310 basis points (bps) sequentially. This was a decrease from the average rate increase of 370 bps over the past three quarters as consumers waited for the iPhone 4S launch. Penetration rates could exceed a 400-bps change in fourth-quarter 2011, driven by take-up rates for the iPhone 4S, aggressive LTE[...]

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Fitch Ratings has revised the Outlooks to Negative on 24 U.S. CDO classes with credit ratings linked to the U.S. Sovereign 'AAA' rating. On Nov. 28th, Fitch revised the Outlook for the U.S. Sovereign rating to Negative. The categories of debt whose ratings are affected include: --Debt backed by bonds issued or guaranteed by a government-sponsored entity (GSE); --Debt obligations whose payments are guaranteed by the NCUA, whose [...]

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Central Securities Corporation (NYSE Amex: CET) announced today that the price at which Common Stock will be issued in payment of the $0.80 per share distribution payable on December 21, 2011 is $20.72 per share. This price is the arithmetic average of the daily volume weighted average price (“VWAP”) of the Corporation’s Common Stock for each trading day during the three-day period ending on, and including, December 2, 2011, rounded to two decimal places.[...]

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Fitch Ratings has downgraded the ratings of Hewlett-Packard Company (HP) and its wholly-owned subsidiary Electronic Data Systems LLC (EDS) as follows: Hewlett-Packard Company --Long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) to 'A' from 'A+'; --Senior credit facilities to 'A' from 'A+'; --Senior unsecured debt to 'A' from 'A+'; EDS --Long-term IDR to 'A' from 'A+'; --Senior unsecured debt to 'A' from 'A+'.[...]

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