Decision Matrix: Selecting an Institutional Performance Management Solution in Higher Education (Competitor Focus)
- Published: October 2008
We are placing our 'A' corporate credit rating, 'A' senior unsecured ratings, and 'A-1' short-term rating on U.S. database and applications software developer and marketer Oracle Corp. on CreditWatch with positive implications. The CreditWatch listing reflects the potential for a one-notch upgrade, reflecting our view that Oracle has the business profile and financial capacity to finance ongoing acquisitions and share repurchases while maintaining an appropriate capital structure at the 'A+' rating level. On Jan. 24, 2012, Standard & Poor's Ratings Services placed its 'A' corporate credit rating, 'A' senior unsecured ratings, and 'A-1' short-term rating on Redwood Shores, Calif.-based Oracle Corp. on CreditWatch with positive implications. The CreditWatch listing reflects Oracle's exceptional liquidity and robust free cash flow generation which...
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- Oracle Corp.
Action: On CreditWatch:Positive
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- Oracle Corp.