Standard & Poor's Ratings Services assigned its 'A+' long-term rating to Iberia Parishwide School District, La.'s series 2010A general obligation (GO) school bonds. At the same time, Standard & Poor's affirmed its 'A+' long-term and underlying rating (SPUR) on the district's existing GO debt. The outlook is stable. The ratings reflect our view of the district's: Steady property tax base expansion; Very strong financial position; and Low overall debt levels with additional debt-financed capital needs. Factors that, in our opinion, limit the rating include the district's: Adequate income levels; and Declining student enrollment, which could result in state funding declines. An unlimited ad valorem property tax rate secures the bonds. The series 2010 bonds represent the third installment of a...
Companies mentioned in this report are:
- Iberia Parishwide Sch Dist
Action: New Rating
Action: Outlook: Stable
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