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Bankruptcy Case Study

Mexican department store chain Grupo Famsa SAB de CV has met bankruptcy, hammered by a huge drop in sales due to COVID-19.

Bankruptcy Case Study

Tobacco giant Pyxus International has filed for bankruptcy, citing COVID-19-related supply chain disruptions and an overall decline in cigarette sales and consumption.

Bankruptcy Case Study

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc., a global superstar in rent-a-car, was taken out of the driver's seat and into bankruptcy thanks to many factors - including a propensity to load up on debt and the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Bankruptcy Case Study

Animal pharma leader Akorn, Inc. had been in bankruptcy danger for several years. When a stern warning from the FDA and a failed takeover bid derailed their business, they were left with nowhere else to turn.

Bankruptcy Case Study

Louisiana-based Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc., an operator of oil supply and support vessels, opted for bankruptcy after an acute collapse in energy prices.

Bankruptcy Case Study

Canadian women's apparel staple Reitmans is being forced to restructure, its options exhausted from the outbreak of COVID-19. Yet signs of their bankruptcy potential were revealed by our FRISK® score a year prior to their filing.

Bankruptcy Case Study

J. C. Penney Company, Inc., an American shopping mall icon, has lost in its fight to avoid bankruptcy. In this COVID-19 pandemic, struggling public retailers that have stayed alive by loading up on debt are running out of time.

Bankruptcy Case Study

Ultra Petroleum Corporation has filed for Chapter 11 protection for the second time in four years, torpedoed in large part by persistently weak natural gas prices.

Bankruptcy Case Study

Retail Apocalypse Now: Houston-based Stage Stores, Inc. has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, just one of several large U.S. retailers to do so thus far in the month of May.

Bankruptcy Case Study

While COVID-19 provided the final push to propel Neiman Marcus into a Chapter 11 filing, a long history of leveraging up gave our subscribers ample time to reduce exposure to this retail giant.

Bankruptcy Case Study

Being one of the first major retailers derailed by COVID-19? Hardly fashionable. How did it all go wrong for J.Crew?

Bankruptcy Case Study

Grounded in Oz: Airliner Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd entered into voluntary administration and later Chapter 11 bankruptcy, as the company succumbed to an overwhelming debt load.