Improving demand, cost efficiencies, and adequate liquidity have bolstered the earnings prospects and credit quality of U.S.-based specialty chemical company PolyOne. We are raising the corporate credit rating on PolyOne to 'B' from 'B-'. The positive outlook reflects our expectation that credit quality could continue to improve as the company sustains improved operating performance and maintains prudent financial policies. NEW YORK (Standard & Poor's) April 22, 2010--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said today that it raised its ratings on Avon Lake, Ohio-based PolyOne Corp., including its corporate credit rating to 'B' from 'B-'. The outlook is positive. "The upgrade follows PolyOne's sustained improvement in operating performance and liquidity and reflects our expectation that management will maintain financial policies that support...
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Action: Outlook: Positive
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