A gauge of U.S. company credit risk fell as Caesars Entertainment Corp. prepared to sell $1.85 billion of bonds, adding to about $161 billion of dollar- denominated issuance this month that is already more than double that of August.
Gatx Corp ., a Chicago-based company that leases railroad cars and other equipment, may sell debt as corporate bond offerings declined 57 percent amid investor concern the economy will slide back into recession.
LodgeNet Interactive Corp ., a provider of television and Internet access for hotels, is marketing debt as bond sales slowed before a Federal Reserve statement that the pace of economic recovery was sluggish.
TreeHouse Foods Inc., the biggest U.S. maker of pickles and non-dairy powdered creamer, is among companies marketing bonds even as debt sales ebb on concern about how European leaders will handle budget deficits.
United Rentals Inc. , the equipment- leasing company with more than 550 locations, is marketing debt as corporate bond sales jump 87 percent from the similar period last week amid better-than-expected third-quarter earnings.