Ratings Guide


The D&B® Rating consists of a Risk Indicator/Condition Code and Financial Strength Indicator. The Financial Strength Indicator is based on either Net Worth or Issued Capital.

D&B Risk Indicator

The following possible values exist for the D&B Risk Indicator in this country.

Risk IndicatorProbability of FailureGuide to Interpretation
1Minimal riskProceed with transaction - offer terms required
2Low riskProceed with transaction
3Greater than average riskProceed with transaction but monitor closely
4Significant level of riskTake suitable assurances before extending credit
-Insufficient information to assign a risk indicatorNo public information or D&B proprietary information

D&B Financial Strength Indicator

The following table possible values exist for the D&B Financial Strength Indicator in this country.

Based on Net WorthNet Worth (in USD)
5A 5,000,000 and greater
4A 2,000,000 - 4,999,999
3A 1,000,000 - 1,999,999
2A 500,000 - 999,999
1A 250,000 - 499,999
A 100,000 - 249,999
B 50,000 - 999,999
C 25,000 - 49,999
D 10,000 - 24,999
E 5,000 - 9,999
F 2,500 - 4,999
G 1 - 2,4999
N 0
O Not enough data to rank the DUNS
NB New Business
NQ Not Active (OOB)
NA Not Relevant
- Not enough data to rank the DUNS