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Crowdsourced Credit Risk Score: The Credit Manager’s Secret Weapon
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By CreditRiskMonitor

Learn how activity signals from your fellow credit managers ups the FRISK® score’s accuracy of predicting business failure — right when you need it.

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By CreditRiskMonitor

Global solar panel prices appear to be stabilizing after falling off a cliff in 2016. This respite is a welcome relief for solar manufacturers around the world.

High Risk Report

Our proprietary FRISK® score has Spanish Broadcasting System Inc. (OTC:SBSAA) at a “1” – the highest probability of bankruptcy in the next 12 months.

Our FRISK® financial risk score has shown the company in increasing financial distress for more than a year!

FRISK® SCORE PREDICTS
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How can we be so sure of the accuracy? We measure it. Download this scorecard to see how the score performed in 2015 & 2016. In short – it identified 98.6% of U.S. public company backgrounds within a 12-month horizon.

Bankruptcy Case Studies

Gordmans Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:GMAN) is an everyday value price department store, operating as a hybrid of specialty, department store and off-price retailers. 

The Company filed bankruptcy on March 13, 2017.

Bankruptcy Case Studies

hhgregg, Inc. (OTC:HGGG) is an appliance, electronics and furniture retailer. The Company sells a range of appliances, audio products, computers, consumer electronics, mattresses and tablets.

March, 2017 Bankruptcy Risk in Printing, Publishing and Related Industries
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By CreditRiskMonitor

With bankruptcy risk up +87% since the last recession, spotting financial distress in the printing and publishing industries is more important than ever. Read on, to avoid getting blindsided.

Two More Retail Bankruptcy Filings: Will the Bon-Ton Be Next?
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By CreditRiskMonitor

Is Bon-Ton Stores a credit risk? Find out why prospects don’t look good ... and proceed with caution!

High Risk Report

Our proprietary FRISK® score has The Bon-Ton Stores (NASDAQ:BONT) at a “1” – the highest probability of bankruptcy in the next 12 months.

Our FRISK® financial risk score has shown the company in increasing financial distress for more than a year!

The Frisk® score predicted bankruptcy more than a year before it arrived
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By CreditRiskMonitor

This regional department store chain may file for bankruptcy as soon as this month, but the FRISK® score saw trouble coming long before it arrived. Find out why in this in-depth analysis.

Despite rising oil prices, February 2017 Brings Another Oil and Gas Company Bankruptcy Filing (Vanguard Natural Resources LLC)
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By CreditRiskMonitor

Vanguard is the latest oil & gas company to file for Chapter 11. See the signs of growing financial trouble, in this bankruptcy case study.

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By CreditRiskMonitor

Corporate borrowing costs have been rising, with the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) recently reaching its highest level since the financial crisis. The U.S. Federal Reserve, meanwhile, has shifted toward increasing rates and is strongly hinting that there are more hikes to come.

One Way Credit Portfolios Can Get Blindsided: The Wrong Credit Score Metric
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By CreditRiskMonitor

Are you looking at the right factors to predict public company financial distress? A payment-based credit score may be putting your credit decisions at risk.

Bankruptcy Risk Reports Give You Early Warning of Credit Trouble
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By CreditRiskMonitor

Bankruptcies can hit your credit portfolio and supply chain hard. Find out about struggling companies before they fail — so you can mitigate risk.

Gordman's Stores
High Risk Report

Our proprietary FRISK® score has Gordmans Stores (NASDAQ:GMAN) at a “1” – the highest probability of bankruptcy in the next 12 months.

Our FRISK® financial risk score has shown the company in increasing financial distress for more than a year!

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