'Connecticut has less flexibility to meet unanticipated revenue shortfalls,' said Standard & Poor's.
AdvanSix would be a publicly traded, tax-free spinoff of Honeywell's resins and chemicals business.
'HP can help startups bring product to market, build their business, and scale in the global marketplace,' said an HP exec.
The New York grocery store chain will continue operating under a prepackaged Chapter 11 filing.
Bankers say the European Central Bank's stimulus is leading to more loans but is also cutting into profitability.
But the Federal Reserve's interest rate increase pushed first-quarter overall loan yields higher.
The company believes it has sufficient liquidity, including about $180 million of cash on hand as of March 31, to continue operations.
The IRS Office of Appeals found that the automotive supplier should not be treated as a domestic corporation for U.S. federal income tax purposes.
The banking giant was forced to add $200 million to loan-loss reserves as its oil and gas portfolio deteriorated.
Fitch Ratings reduced Saudi Arabia’s long-term foreign and local currency ratings to "AA-," the fourth-highest investment grade.