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The PAYDEX® Score Hides Bankruptcy Risk, the FRISK® Score Precisely Measures It
Blog Post

D&B’s "Bankruptcy: Why the Surprise?" whitepaper shows that their popular PAYDEX® score misleads trade creditors on public company bankruptcy risk.

Crowdsourcing Sounds Alarm as J. C. Penney Fights for Survival
Blog Post

For J. C. Penney Company, Inc., CreditRiskMonitor's proprietary subscriber crowdsourcing is indicating negative sentiment and matches the high-risk assessment of the retail giant provided by the FRISK® score.

Bellatrix Exploration Ltd.
High Risk Report

Bellatrix Exploration Ltd., an oil & gas giant based in the Canadian Rockies, is battling mountainous debt obligations and interest payments.

FTD Companies, Inc.
Bankruptcy Case Studies

Floral delivery service FTD Companies Inc. wilted under the pressures of enormous debt and growing industry competition.

FRISK® Score Highlights Increasing Risk for Global Construction Operator
Blog Post

In a highly interconnected world, large financially distressed companies like Spain's Obrascon Huarte Lain can pose far-reaching risks.

Oil & Gas: Hornbeck Offshore’s FRISK® Score Reveals Refinancing Risk
Blog Post

The offshore oil and gas market remains widely depressed. Troubled outfit Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. has fallen to a FRISK® score of “1,” which indicates severe financial distress.

Brexit Uncertainty and its Adverse Impact on U.K. Companies
Blog Post

Brexit uncertainty has broadly reduced business confidence in the U.K. and future operating performance may be affected, regardless of which way the final Brexit decision goes.

Stay Ahead of the Curve: Risk Evaluation for Public and Private Companies
Blog Post

More than a decade after the Great Recession, the reality remains that as patterns of credit cycles are historically predictable, you can't ever let your guard down as a financial risk assessor.

The Undisputed, Nearly Undefeated Champion Predictor of Financial Risk
Blog Post

When the FRISK® score becomes your go-to metric for financial risk analysis, incredibly accurate (read: good) adjustments follow.

Risk Management Best Practices: Use the FRISK® Score Independently
Blog Post

While risk analysis professionals may be tempted to use the statistical FRISK® score as a component within a different model, such as one that is rules-based, doing so may generate suboptimal results.


CreditRiskMonitor's subscriber crowdsourcing creates a "virtual credit group," providing unique insights driven by risk professionals.

Legacy Reserves Inc.
High Risk Report

Looking at recent financials and our FRISK® score, we're hardly gushing over oil and gas operator Legacy Reserves Inc.