Experian’s latest Business Benchmark Report is encouraging.
Business performance in Q4 improved in most categories quarter over quarter, and even though certain metrics remain negative from a year-over-year perspective, it’s clear many companies are working toward a more positive business profile.
Risk scores remained relatively stable over Q4 and the previous year. Interestingly, the largest businesses (those with more than 1,000 employees) showed the greatest quarter-over-quarter improvement (2.2 percent), but the largest decline (14.7 percent) year over year.
Days beyond terms (DBT) appears to be stabilizing quarter over quarter, as well. However, (more…)