CreditRiskMonitor Announces 1Q Results
VALLEY COTTAGE, NY—May 11, 2016—CreditRiskMonitor (OTCQX: CRMZ) reported that for the 3 months ended March 31, 2016 revenues increased 2% to $3.12 million compared to $3.07 million in last year’s first quarter. Net loss for the quarter was approximately $90,300 compared to net income of approximately $36,500 in the prior year period. Cash, cash equivalents and marketable securities decreased approximately $81,200 since 2015 year-end, to $8.88 million.
Jerry Flum, CEO, said, “The quarter was impacted by a planned increase in our marketing expenses as part of our 2016 plan to drive increased traffic to the Company’s website, and improve customers’ experience using the website. This is the Company’s first significant marketing campaign and it includes investment in a substantial redesign of our website, which was launched early in the second quarter. The Company remains debt free and our strong cash position allows us to undertake these initiatives.”
CreditRiskMonitor (http://www.crmz.com) is a Web-based publisher of financial information, designed to save time and help busy corporate credit and procurement professionals manage risk. The service offers comprehensive commercial credit reports covering public companies worldwide. Over 35% of the Fortune 1,000 already use CreditRiskMonitor’s timely news alerts and reports that feature detailed analyses of financial statements, ratio analysis and trend reports, peer analyses, bond agency ratings, as well as the Company’s proprietary FRISK® scores, which have been proven predictive in anticipating corporate financial stress, including bankruptcy.
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