Z score

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Z score

a score expressed in standard deviation units from a given mean of age-matched controls.
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Combined with Bloomberg's unmatchable global reach of publicly listed company data, and with the added ability to analyze privately held firms anywhere in the world, the user can assess the 1-10 year probability of default based on a variety of relevant Z-Score models.
Can Altman Z-score Models Predict Business Failures in Greece", Research Journal of International Studies--Issue 12, October, 21-27, 2009.
Therefore, the final four-variables profile is to show the relative contribution of each variable to the total discriminating power of the Z-Score model and the interaction between them as well.
The results for the Z-score models suggest that while innovation may lead to gains in market share, it is also expensive and therefore has a negative impact on financial performance.