B1

Definition:

A rating within speculative grade Moody's Long-term Corporate Obligation Rating. Obligations rated B1 are considered speculative and are subject to high credit risk. Rating one notch higher is Ba3. Rating one notch lower is B2

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AZM B B1 B2 B2B

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Implied volatility

The expected volatility in a stock's return derived from its option price, maturity date, exercise price, and riskless rate of return, using an option pricing model such as Black-Scholes.

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