TEXT-Fitch publishes report on Hewlett-Packard tax hearing

Wed Nov 7, 2012 10:35am EST

Nov 7 - Fitch Ratings has published a special report on the recent Senate
hearing related to offshore corporate profit shifting. The 3-page report mainly
focuses on the portion of the hearing dedicated to reviewing Hewlett-Packard's
offshore loan pools. The report titled "Hewlett-Packard Tax Hearing: If Only the
IRS Were This Easy on Individuals" can be found at www.FitchRatings.com.

Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'.