Bankruptcy Case Studies

Public company bankruptcy risk is real. Our Bankruptcy Case Studies help explain what went wrong.

Jones Energy, Inc.
Bankruptcy Case Studies

Everything's bigger in Texas -- including debt in public companies. Oil & gas leader Jones Energy, Inc. has filed for bankruptcy, and our subscribers saw it coming well in advance.

Hexion Inc.
Bankruptcy Case Studies

High-profile Hexion Inc. has met bankruptcy after years of racking up debt while paying their bills on time to avoid backlash from creditors.

Windstream Holdings, Inc.
Bankruptcy Case Studies

Telecom leader Windstream Holdings, Inc. paid their bills on time right up to their bankruptcy filing – while payment data analysis missed their troubles, the FRISK® score noted their elevated risk level for years.

Parker Drilling Company
Bankruptcy Case Studies

This Bankruptcy Case Study shows that Parker Drilling Company was choked by more than a half a billion dollars in debt in 2018, never rising above a FRISK® score of "1."

PetroQuest Energy, Inc.
Bankruptcy Case Studies

Anchored off the United States' Gulf Coast Basin, PetroQuest Energy, Inc. could not further weather steep drops in sales and working capital, which in large part led to their bankruptcy.

Westmoreland Coal Company
Bankruptcy Case Studies

U.S.-based mining outfit Westmoreland Coal Company filed for Bankruptcy in Oct. 2018, unable to service it's debt load once loanable collateral had been exhausted.

Sears Holdings Corporation
Bankruptcy Case Studies

Iconic American department store operator Sears Holdings Corporation has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, becoming easily the highest-profile casualty of the "Retail Apocalypse" to date.

Hooper Holmes, Inc.
Bankruptcy Case Studies

CreditRiskMonitor’s FRISK® score had been warning of tremendous financial stress at healthcare provider Hooper Holmes, Inc. for more than a year's time before their bankruptcy filing in late August.

Tintri, Inc.
Bankruptcy Case Studies

Cloud management services provider Tintri, Inc.'s elevated bankruptcy risk was signaled well in advance by our proprietary FRISK® score.

Rex Energy Corporation
Bankruptcy Case Studies

Rex Energy's Bankruptcy Case Study showcases the factors that eventually led this company to file for Chapter 11.

Claire's Stores, Inc.
Bankruptcy Case Studies

Claire's Stores, Inc., a retailer aimed at providing boutique jewelry and accessories for young women, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc.
Bankruptcy Case Studies

California-based biopharmaceutical company Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. failed to pass our FRISK® score inspection for years, ultimately filing for bankruptcy in early 2018.

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