Analysts said the negative outlook on Bankers Trust New York Corp. from Moody's Investors Services presents a buying opportunity for investors.

The first trading day after Moody's revised its long-term outlook on the company's debt rating to negative from stable, demand for the traded bonds weakened, while the spread between the bonds and treasuries widened by about five basis points.

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