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CareTrust REIT, Inc. -- Moody's upgrades CareTrust to Ba2, outlook stable

Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") upgraded the corporate family rating of CareTrust REIT, Inc. ("CareTrust") to Ba2 from Ba3 and the senior unsecured rating of its subsidiary, CTR Partnership, L.P., to Ba2 from Ba3. The rating outlook was revised to stable from positive.