Articles by Jonathan Fuerbringer



Fitch Slaps Junk Rating on GM

  • 26 May 05
  • NEW YORK TIMES SERVICE
Citing declining sales of larger sport utility vehicles, Fitch Ratings on Tuesday became the second of the three major debt ratings agencies to cut its rating on General Motors to below investment grade.

Shell Slices 20% Off Its Proven Reserves

  • 12 January 04
  • NEW YORK TIMES SERVICE
Royal Dutch/Shell said Friday that it was reducing its proven oil and gas reserves by 20 percent, a surprising announcement that raised questions about the company and about the tabulation of oil and gas reserves throughout the industry.

Fat Lady About to Sing for U.S. Economic Boom

  • 26 November 01
  • NEW YORK TIMES SERVICE
It's almost official: The U.S. economy is in recession, ending the longest uninterrupted expansion in American history.

Stocks Up as Greenspan Offers Encouragement

Euro Slide Hits Stock Returns

Scandal Opens Up Local Banking Wonderland

U.S. Treasury Calms Bond Investors

Euro Set to Keep On Losing in Currency Markets

Europe Plan Sends Gold Prices Soaring

Yen Posts Gains on Dollar

Emerging Stock Markets Rebounding

Braced for Brazil Storm