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Public company risk is ever-present. Check back for the latest news and advice from CreditRiskMonitor.

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. Storefront

Subscriber crowdsourcing data has highlighted J. C. Penney Company, Inc.’s bleak financial position, and users can affirm this through its low FRISK® score.

Protecting Against Rising Credit Risk in Turkey with the FRISK® Score

Turkey has shown extremely high inflation and a steep currency account deficit - and creditors who deal with business from Istanbul to Antalya should take heed.

Public vs. Private Companies

Public and private companies need to be proactively evaluated in distinct, different ways by risk management professionals - fortunately, with the FRISK® score and PAYCETM score, CreditRiskMonitor has world-class solutions for both subportfolios.

Assessing Contraction Risk: The Healthcare Sector

A contraction in credit is not something that might occur: It will happen at some point. Risk professionals dealing with the healthcare sector are better off preparing now, while economic conditions are still strong.

Subscriber Crowdsourcing Underscores Windstream’s Financial Distress

Windstream Holdings, Inc.'s FRISK® score is signaling financial stress, and subscriber crowdsourcing specifically shows that risk professionals have been on high alert for nearly a year.

U.S. Tax Reform

There are many junk debt issuers that are exposed to the adverse effects stemming from the recently adopted U.S. tax reform, increasing the need for counterparties to keep their credit culture up.

Why Supply Chain Professionals Should Care About Corporate Financial Risk

Corporate supply chains need to be wary of suppliers that are financially distressed. High risk suppliers can expose your company to a variety of issues, which can ultimately have an impact on your company's supply chain, sales revenue and reputation. 

CreditRiskMonitor automates the monitoring of financial stress in public and private companies and leverages the knowledge of the crowd to make sure that busy professionals get a "tap on the shoulder" when it is time to act.

Monster Beverage Corporation

We take a look at two companies occupying different spaces within the overall beverage industry – Reed's, Inc. and Monster Beverage Corporation – to see how they compare on financial risk.

Yingli Green Energy

Solar panel demand in China is estimated to fall by approximately one-third in 2018, weakening the profitability of manufacturers and putting distressed operators like Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited in greater peril.

Assessing Contraction Risk: The Transportation-Manufacturing Industry

A contraction in credit is not something that might occur: It will happen at some point. Risk professionals dealing with the transportation and manufacturing industries are better off preparing now, while economic conditions are still strong.

The McClatchy Company

The McClatchy Company and The New York Times represent two ends of the financial risk spectrum in the newspaper industry, highlighting the need for vigilance.

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