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  • June 27, 2022
    TRIP – No Traded CDS, Base Case iCDS 134bps, Negative Case iCDS 188bps, 2025 7.000% Bond YTW of 8.066%, iYTW of 4.696%, B1 Rating from Moody’s, IG4+ (equivalent to Baa1) Rating from Valens, Low Refinancing Need

    TRIP – No Traded CDS, Base Case iCDS 134bps

    Negative Case iCDS 188bps, 2025 7.000% Bond YTW of 8.066%

    iYTW of 4.696%, B1 Rating from Moody’s, IG4+ (equivalent to Baa1) Rating from Valens

    Low Refinancing Need...

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  • June 22, 2022
    Valens Credit Weekly Insights for June 22, 2022

    Featured Top Idea
    HOLX – Hologic, Inc.
    Action: Buy 2028 4.625% Bonds, CUSIP: 436440AM3 (5.919% YTW, 4.769% iYTW)
    Buy 2029 3.250% Bonds, CUSIP: 436440AP6 (6.213% YTW, 4.933% iYTW)...

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  • June 17, 2022
    HOLX – Base Case iCDS 127bps, Negative Case iCDS 241bps, 2028 4.625% Bond YTW of 5.919%, iYTW of 4.769%, Ba1 Rating from Moody’s, IG4 (equivalent to Baa2) Rating from Valens, Low Refinancing Need

    HOLX – Base Case iCDS 127bps

    Negative Case iCDS 241bps, 2028 4.625% Bond YTW of 5.919%, iYTW of 4.769%

    Ba1 Rating from Moody’s, IG4 (equivalent to Baa2) Rating from Valens

    Low Refinancing Need...

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  • June 15, 2022
    Valens Credit Weekly Insights for June 15, 2022

    Featured Top Idea
    GM – General Motors Company
    Action: Buy 2027 6.800% Bonds CUSIP: 37045VAU4 (5.206% YTW, 3.796% iYTW)
    Buy 2028 5.000% Bonds CUSIP: 37045VAS9 (5.496% YTW, 4.103% iYTW)...

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  • June 8, 2022
    Valens Credit Weekly Insights for June 8, 2022

    Featured Top Idea
    CC – The Chemours Company

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  • June 3, 2022
    CC – CDS 267bps, Base Case iCDS 138bps, Negative Case iCDS 203bps, 2027 5.375% Bond YTW of 6.223%, iYTW of 4.133%, Ba3 Rating from Moody’s, IG4+ (equivalent to Baa1) Rating from Valens, Low Refinancing Need

    CC – CDS 267bps, Base Case iCDS 138bps

    Negative Case iCDS 203bps, 2027 5.375% Bond YTW of 6.223%, iYTW of 4.133%

    Ba3 Rating from Moody’s, IG4+ (equivalent to Baa1) Rating from Valens

    Low Refinancing Need...

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  • May 25, 2022
    Valens Credit Weekly Insights for May 25, 2022

    Featured Top Idea
    CPE – Callon Petroleum Company
    Trade: Buy 2026 6.375% Bonds, CUSIP: 13123XAZ5 (8.343% YTW, 4.443% iYTW)
    Trade: Buy 2028 8.000% Bonds, CUSIP: 13123XBD3 (7.643% YTW, 4.423% iYTW)...

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  • May 25, 2022
    UBER – CDS 423bps, Base Case iCDS 54bps, Negative Case iCDS 71bps, 2025 7.500% Bond YTW of 7.417%, iYTW of 3.457%, B1 Rating from Moody’s, IG4+ (equivalent to Baa1) Rating from Valens, Low Refinancing Need

    UBER – CDS 423bps, Base Case iCDS 54bps

    Negative Case iCDS 71bps, 2025 7.500% Bond YTW of 7.417%, iYTW of 3.457%

    B1 Rating from Moody’s, IG4+ (equivalent to Baa1) Rating from Valens

    Low Refinancing Need...

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  • May 23, 2022
    CPE – No Traded CDS, Base Case iCDS 149bps, Negative Case iCDS 235bps, 2028 8.000% Bond YTW of 7.643%, iYTW of 4.423%, B2 Rating from Moody’s, IG4+ (equivalent to Baa1) Rating from Valens, Low Refinancing Need

    CPE – No Traded CDS, Base Case iCDS 149bps

    Negative Case iCDS 235bps, 2028 8.000% Bond YTW of 7.643%, iYTW of 4.423%

    B2 Rating from Moody’s, IG4+ (equivalent to Baa1) Rating from Valens

    Low Refinancing Need...

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  • May 18, 2022
    Valens Credit Weekly Insights for May 18, 2022

    Featured Top Idea
    HES – Hess Corporation
    Trade: Buy 2027 4.300% Bonds CUSIP: 42809HAG2 (4.524% YTW, 3.696% iYTW)...

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  • May 13, 2022
    VREX – No Traded CDS, Base Case iCDS 302bps, Negative Case iCDS 422bps, 2027 7.875% Bond YTW of 7.269%, iYTW of 5.959%, B2 Rating from Moody’s, IG4+ (equivalent to Baa1) Rating from Valens, Low Refinancing Need

    VREX – No Traded CDS, Base Case iCDS 302bps

    Negative Case iCDS 422bps, 2027 7.875% Bond YTW of 7.269%, iYTW of 5.959%

    B2 Rating from Moody’s, IG4+ (equivalent to Baa1) Rating from Valens

    Low Refinancing Need...

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  • May 11, 2022
    Valens Credit Weekly Insights for May 11, 2022

    Featured Top Idea
    CNC – Centene Corporation
    Trade: Buy 2027 4.250% Bonds CUSIP: 15135BAR2 (5.050 % YTW, 3.750% iYTW)
    Buy 2028 2.405% Bonds CUSIP: 15135BAY7 (4.807% YTW, 3.733% iYTW)...

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  • May 10, 2022
    MTDR – No Traded CDS, Base Case iCDS 168bps, Negative Case iCDS 305bps, 2026 5.875% Bond YTW of 6.134%, iYTW of 4.584%, B1 Rating from Moody’s, IG4+ (equivalent to Baa1) Rating from Valens, Low Refinancing Need

    MTDR – No Traded CDS, Base Case iCDS 168bps

    Negative Case iCDS 305bps, 2026 5.875% Bond YTW of 6.134%, iYTW of 4.584%

    B1 Rating from Moody’s, IG4+ (equivalent to Baa1) Rating from Valens

    Low Refinancing Need...

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  • May 10, 2022
    SITC – Base Case CDS 144bps, Base Case iCDS 307bps, Negative Case iCDS 344bps, 2027 4.700% Bond YTW of 4.669%, iYTW of 6.079%, Baa3 Rating from Moody’s, HY2 (equivalent to B2) Rating from Valens, High Refinancing Need

    SITC – Base Case CDS 144bps, Base Case iCDS 307bps

    Negative Case iCDS 344bps, 2027 4.700% Bond YTW of 4.669%, iYTW of 6.079%

    Baa3 Rating from Moody’s, HY2 (equivalent to B2) Rating from Valens

    High Refinancing Need...

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  • May 9, 2022
    CNC – Traded CDS 140bps, Base Case iCDS 73bps, Negative Case iCDS 81bps, 2027 4.250% Bond YTW of 5.050%, iYTW of 3.750%, Ba1 Rating from Moody’s, IG4+ (equivalent to Baa1) Rating from Valens, Low Refinancing Need

    CNC – Traded CDS 140bps, Base Case iCDS 73bps

    Negative Case iCDS 81bps, 2027 4.250% Bond YTW of 5.050%, iYTW of 3.750%

    Ba1 Rating from Moody’s, IG4+ (equivalent to Baa1) Rating from Valens

    Low Refinancing Need...

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  • May 4, 2022
    Valens Credit Weekly Insights for May 4, 2022

    Featured Top Idea
    IAA – IAA, Inc.
    Close Trade: 2027 5.500% Bonds CUSIP: 449253AB9 (5.852% YTW, 5.852% iYTW)...

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    Action: Buy 2027 5.375% Bonds, CUSIP: 163851AE8 (6.233% YTW, 4.133% iYTW)
    Buy 2028 5.750% Bonds, CUSIP: 163851AF5 (6.395% YTW, 4.145% iYTW)