Financial research firms rate the credit of publicly traded companies. Some of the most famous are Standard and Poor's, Moody's, Fitch, and Morningstar.
You can find Standard and Poor's credit ratings of a company using our Standard and Poor's Netvantage database.
Once you're in:
1. Enter the company's name or ticker
2. Choose stock reports over on the right side of the screen
3. scroll down and you'll see their credit rating.