Daily News: October 3, 2012

BankruptcyData.com Ranks Top Public Bankruptcies in ’12


Corporate bankruptcy researcher BankruptcyData.com released YTD statistics, ranking the top ten public company bankruptcy filings thus far in 2012. The filings are ranked by assets, liabilities and revenue.

Top 10 Bankruptcies by Assets (listed by company, bankruptcy date and assets) are:

  • Residential Capital, LLC, 05/14/12, $15,676

  • Eastman Kodak Company, 01/19/12, $6,239

  • Patriot Coal Corporation, 07/09/12, $3,777

  • ATP Oil & Gas Corporation, 08/17/12, $3,389

  • Hawker Beechcraft Acquisition Company, LLC, 05/03/12, $2,778

  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 05/21/12, $2,680

  • United Western Bancorp, Inc., 03/02/12, $2,526

  • Capitol Bancorp Ltd., 8/09/12, $2,205

  • Pinnacle Airlines Corp., 4/01/12, $1,499

  • Ampal-American Israel Corporation, 08/29/12, $847

    Top 10 Bankruptcies by Liabilities (listed by company, bankruptcy date and liabilities) are:

  • Residential Capital, LLC, 05/14/12, $15,276

  • Eastman Kodak Company, 01/19/12, $7,314

  • Patriot Coal Corporation, 07/09/12, $3,110

  • ATP Oil & Gas Corporation, 08/17/12, $3,107

  • Hawker Beechcraft Acquisition Company, LLC, 05/03/12, $3,735

  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 05/21/12, $3,535

  • United Western Bancorp, Inc., 03/02/12, $2,367

  • Capitol Bancorp Ltd., 08/09/12, $2,314

  • Pinnacle Airlines Corp., 04/01/12, $1,379

  • Ampal-American Israel Corporation, 08/29/12, $797

    Top 10 Bankruptcies by Revenue (listed by company, bankruptcy date and revenue)

  • Eastman Kodak Company, 01/19/12, $7,187

  • Hawker Beechcraft Acquisition Company, LLC, 05/03/12, $2,435

  • Patriot Coal Corporation, 07/09/12, $2,403

  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 05/21/12, $1,295

  • Buffets Restaurants Holdings, Inc., 01/18/12, $1,180

  • Global Aviation Holdings Inc., 02/05/12, $1,157

  • Pinnacle Airlines Corp, 04/01/12, $1,021

  • ATP Oil & Gas Corporation, 08/17/12, $687

  • Residential Capital, LLC, 05/14/12, $633

  • Grubb & Ellis Company, 02/20/12, $576

    BankruptcyData.com defines publicly traded as those companies with common stock and/or bonds that are publicly traded on U.S. markets.

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    Asset figures are pre-petition (in millions) and taken from each debtor’s most recent Annual Report filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) when available.