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Definition of

junk-rated

Stockholding & Investments

describes bond that is risky investment used to describe a bond that is considered by a rating agency to not be investment grade and therefore has a higher than average risk. Junk-rated bonds have a rating of BB or less.

Definitions of ’junk-rated’ and meaning of ’junk-rated’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’junk-rated’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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