Standard & Poor's upgrades its credit rating for El Paso Pipeline Partners (EPB) into...

|About: El Paso Pipeline Partners, ... (EPB)|By:, SA News Editor

Standard & Poor's upgrades its credit rating for El Paso Pipeline Partners (EPB) into investment grade territory, to BB- from BBB, citing the company's growing size and asset diversity, and expectations that its new Kinder Morgan parent will manage it more as a stand-alone MLP.