Credit Ratings

Ventas’s senior unsecured debt has a BBB+ or equivalent corporate debt ratings from all three leading ratings agencies.

Our strong balance sheet, investment grade credit ratings and relentless attention to managing risk help us achieve the most competitive cost of capital so we are able to acquire the high-quality assets that will fuel our growth. These attributes are evidence of our financial strength and support our long term commitment to providing a secure investment for our various constituents.

Credit Rating Agency Rating Outlook
Fitch Rating BBB+ Stable
Moody’s Investor Service Baa1 Stable
Standard & Poor’s Rating Services BBB+ Stable

Fitch Ratings:

Fitch Affirms Ventas at 'BBB+' & Rates 2026 Notes 'BBB+' (July 16, 2015)

Fitch Affirms Ventas at 'BBB+' After E&Y Dismissal (July 11, 2014)

Moody's Investors Service:

Issuer Comment  (July 10, 2014)

Credit Opinion: Ventas, Inc. (August 12, 2013)

Standard & Poor's:

Summary: Ventas Inc. (June 27, 2014)

Ventas Inc. Rating Raised to ‘BBB+’ From ‘BBB’ On Revised Criteria; Outlook Stable (December 16, 2013)