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Issuer Ranking: U.S. Merchant Power Companies, Strongest To Weakest Aug 12

  • ID: 2201641
  • August 2012
  • Region: United States
  • Standard & Poors
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The following list ranks all the rated companies in this industry from strongest to weakest based on rating and outlook. Companies with the same rating and outlook are further ranked by our opinion of credit quality based primarily on business risks for investment-grade companies and primarily on financial risks for speculative-grade companies. Ratings are displayed as long-term rating/outlook or CreditWatch/short-term rating. A double dash (--) indicates no rating. Issuer credit ratings are identical for local and foreign currency unless noted with the "LC" and "FC" designations. For the related industry economic and ratings outlook, please see " U.S. Merchant Power Companies Are Stumbling Along, Looking For A Bottom ," published on July 30, 2012....

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- Energy Future Holdings Corp.
- Energy Future Competitive Holdings Co.
- NextEra Energy Capital Holdings Inc.
- Public Service Enterprise Group Inc.
- Edison Mission Energy
- The AES Corp.
- Calpine Corp.
- Shell Energy North America (US) L.P.
- PPL Corp.
- NRG Energy Inc.
- GenOn Energy Holdings Inc.
- Dynegy Inc.
- GenOn Americas LLC
- Allegheny Energy Supply Co. LLC
- Illinois Power Generating Co.
- Midwest Generation, LLC
- Exelon Corp.
- Exelon Generation Co. LLC
- PSEG Power LLC
- Talen Energy Supply LLC
- Southern Power Co.
- GenOn Energy Inc.

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