July 27, 2016

Valens Credit Weekly Insights for July 27, 2016


Each week the Valens Credit team highlights our most interesting insights from across our tools and our analysis. This week interesting insights include:

Credit and Market Mispricings

Most Compelling Credit v Equity Market Mispricings
AN, CYH, NAV, SGMS, THC

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Most Compelling Credit Rating Dislocations
ATW, CCO, DAL, EXPE, GM, TSX:MEG, R, TWTR, VRX, YRCW

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Most Compelling CDS Market Mispricings
AVP, AMD, CHK, HNT, NAV, PKD, RIG, SHLD, UIS, X

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Most Compelling Bond Market Mispricings
AKS, AMD, ATW, CHK, MDR, TSX:MEG, NAV, RIG, SGMS, VRX

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Highlighted Top Ideas
ATW – Atwood Oceanics, Inc.
AVP – Avon Products, Inc.
NFX – Newfield Exploration Company

Other Recent Analyses
Healthcare
THC – Tenet Healthcare Corporation
Materials
FTR – Frontier Communications Corporation

Quantitative Credit Outlier Report Review
CHK, NAV, and X top our quantitative outlier report this week.

Aggregate Credit Market and Credit Fundamental Review
IG markets are currently fairly valued, as are HY markets. However, XO CDS has steadily moved higher in the last several months. This is not confirmed by XO iCDS, indicating that the XO market is overstating credit risk.

If you are interested in seeing any of the highlighted analyses, please contact the Valens team at valens@valens-securities.com

 

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