Resources

debt is up, credit executives need to brace for financial risk and credit risks ahead
Blog Post

Debt is at record levels, and managing risk in today’s financial environment is no easy task. Here are six strategies to help credit executives detect growing credit risk.

Bankruptcy Risk Among Public Companies in the Oil and Gas Industry, June 2016
Blog Post

How has the dramatic bounceback in oil prices impacted oil and gas companies? Here’s an updated look at industry bankruptcy risk, plus tips to manage it going forward.

The FRISK® score shows financially risky companies in the mining industry
Blog Post

Zombie mines, overcapacity, crushing liabilities … learn the telltale bankruptcy warning signs in the struggling coal industry.

Bankruptcy Case Studies

Ultra Petroleum Corp. is an independent oil and gas company that filed for bankruptcy on April 29, 2016. The Company is engaged in the development, production, operation, exploration and acquisition of oil and natural gas properties.

New tool simplifies industry financial analysis, easy as using pre-sliced vegetables!
Blog Post

Now, there's an easier way to add an industry perspective to your credit assessments. The FRISK® Stress Index is the risk manager's equivalent of having precut vegetables in the kitchen.

Frisk Stress Index
Blog Post

“You probably won’t read anything like this in the Wall Street Journal or elsewhere that we’re aware of. This is good data gathered in the trenches and is flashing warning signs.”

Bankruptcy Case Studies

Swift Energy Company (Swift Energy), an independent oil and gas company engaged in developing, exploring, acquiring, and operating oil and gas properties, filed bankruptcy on December 31, 2015.

Bankruptcy Case Studies

Walter Energy, Inc. filed bankruptcy on December 31, 2015.

It is a producer and exporter of metallurgical coal for the steel industry from underground and surface mines with mineral reserves located in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. 

Bankruptcy Case Studies

Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (Magnum Hunter), an independent oil and gas company, filed bankruptcy on December 15, 2015.

Bankruptcy Case Studies

Samson Resources Corporation (Samson) is an independent oil and gas company that filed bankruptcy on September 16, 2015.

The company is engaged in the exploration, development and production of oil and natural gas properties located onshore in the United States. 

Bankruptcy Case Studies

Sabine Oil & Gas Corporation, formerly Forest Oil Corporation, is an independent oil and natural gas company that filed bankruptcy on July 15, 2015.  The Company is engaged in the acquisition, development, exploitation and exploration of oil and natural gas properties in North America. 

Bankruptcy Case Studies

Saratoga Resources, Inc. is an independent oil and natural gas company that filed bankruptcy on June 18, 2015.

The Company engaged in the production, development, acquisition and exploitation of crude oil and natural gas properties.

Pages

Subscribe to Energy