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Quest Diagnostics Incorporated -- Moody's assigns Baa2 rating to Quest Diagnostics' notes offering

Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") assigned a Baa2 rating to the proposed offering of senior unsecured notes of Quest Diagnostics Incorporated ("Quest"). There are no changes to Moody's existing ratings of Quest including the Baa2 senior unsecured long-term rating. Further, Quest has a long track record of maintaining modest financial leverage and generating stable cash flows, which Moody's expects will continue.