S&P and Moody's weigh in to affirm the credit rating of Access Midstream (ACMP -4.7%) after...

|About: Access Midstream Partners, ... (ACMP)|By:, SA News Editor
S&P and Moody's weigh in to affirm the credit rating of Access Midstream (ACMP -4.7%) after the natural gas partnership buys most of Chesapeake's (CHK -0.3%) remaining natural gas and crude oil gathering assets for $2.16B and Williams Cos. (WMB -0.4%) acquires a stake in ACMP for $2.4B. S&P also affirms WMB’s rating, while Fitch says it expects no rating change.