The ratings service Standard & Poor' has revised its outlook on the French drinks group Remy Cointreau to negative.

"We are concerned by Remy Cointreau's stretched financial profile," said Patrice Cochelin, an S&P analyst.

S&P said it revised the France-based spirits and wine group's outlook to negative from stable while affirming its 'BB' long-term corporate credit and senior unsecured debt ratings.