October Featured Resource: Mergent Online

Mergent Online provides company, industry, and country reports for active and inactive, public and some private companies. It includes company overviews, financial statements, stock information, SEC reports, news headlines, annual reports, tear sheets, and competitor/industry analysis.

Search:

  • by company symbol or name
  • D&B 20 Million Plus private companies
  • SEC & SEDAR filings by company, filing date, ranges or filing types

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October Featured Resource: Morningstar Investment Research Center

Morningstar Investment Research Center offers analysis on stocks, mutual funds and exchange traded funds (ETFs) and screening tools to build portfolios. The Company Stock Reports include analysis of financials, bond information, ratios, SEC filings and information on insider actions and institutional holders. Returns are updated daily. While it is primarily designed as a tool for investors, it is also an excellent place to get quick information on a company.

Access Restrictions: Limited to 1 simultaneous user at a time. Select the End Session icon (top right corner) when finished.

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Value Line Research Center New Interface

Value Line Research Center recently released an improved interactive interface to enhance the user experience. Whether you want stock quotes, news, or charts about publicly traded companies, Value Line is a standard and respected source of financial information.

Navigation Tips
From the Dashboard, use the Quick Links box to navigate to Value Line Investment Surveys or the Small and Mid-Cap Reports. Content not included in our subscription is not easily identified. Users will see “this online subscription is not included in your account” message for any locked content.

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To find a company by name or symbol, use the search box at the top right. From the company page, the familiar PDF company reports are on the right side of the page in the gray bar that runs along the top of the results.

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The stock screener, located in the Find Ideas tab, helps you find stocks that fit your specific criteria by selecting and applying categories available. Industry analysis and commentary is found in the Markets tab.

Got Questions? Ask a Librarian

April Featured Resource: Business Insights Essentials

Business Insights: Essentials provides in-depth information on U.S. and international businesses, industries and products. Access company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies and periodicals.

Summary of content included:

  • Financial and statistical data
  • International Directory of Company Histories
  • Market Share Reporter
  • Business Rankings Annual
  • Encyclopedia of American Industries
  • SWOT reports

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Searches can be done by company name or ticker symbol, industry code/description (SIC or NAICS), subjects in article, geographic search, or personal name. Users can compare companies or industries on key metrics and create, filter & export data.

New Resource: Value Line Research Center

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We recently added the popular print business resource Value Line Research Center to our collection of electronic resources. This online resource offers access to publications covering stocks, industries, mutual funds, options and convertible securities as well as special situation stocks.

This online subscription includes access to the following publications:

  • Value Line Investment Survey
  • Value Line Investment Survey – Small and Mid-Cap
  • Fund Advisor
  • Value Line Daily Options Survey
  • Value Line Special Situations Service
  • Value Line Convertibles Survey
  • Dow 30 Coverage

In addition, Value Line Research Center provides users free delayed stock quotes, company news, extensive graphing and market updates.

Guides to help you get started:
Complete Overview of The Value Line Investment Survey
In-Depth Guide to Reading a Value Line Research Report
Complete Overview of The Value Line Investment Survey Small & Mid-cap Edition
Guide to The Value Line Fund Advisor
Value Line Guide to Convertible Strategies
Value Line Guide to Options Strategies

Got Questions? Ask a Librarian

Business Company Resource Center: new name & new look

Business Company Resource Center is now called Business Insights: Essentials. Use this resource to research and compare companies and industries using industry rankings, company profiles, market share data, investment reports, charts, graphs, and more.

Below are tools to help you get familiar with the new interface: