Navigate though this resource using the tabs on the left handside. Start first with your Industry Profile, then move to doing your Company Profile. Note: Many of our subscription databases offer the ability to research both an Industry and a Company.
IBISWorld ---- is a good place to start for general industry background, supply chain and Porter's five forces.
First Research (Mergent Intellect) --- Industry Overviews, Critical issues, challenges, opportunties, executive insights and news and social media feeds.
Standard & Poor's Industry Surveys IN PRINT Business Quick Reference Shelf 3rd floor ---- is essential reading to truly grasp an industry in it's environment written by S&P anaysts.
Hoovers In Depth Company Reports
Good overview of company information --recommended to start for company info
Worldwide company and industry analysis with strong emerging market and infrastructure industry reports
Consumer product market analysis. Worldwide industry and company analysis and statistics
Factiva BUS 444
Navigate on the top bar to the Companies/Markets tab and hold for company information.
News reports and financial reports on company and it's competitors.
TIP: Limit to Source: CQ FD Disclosure and search your company name. This will return analyst conference call transcrips for quarterly reports. Company updates and penetrating strategic Q&A.
In depth financial information and analysis, including SEC filings.
Company strategy -- annual reports, management letters, press releases
Financial analysis of company and industry including custom reports and peer comparisons
Industry Ratios (see page to left)
Industry and Public Corp. financials. In depth analysis, custom competitor analysis.
Detailed financials for small, niche and private companies. Some at State and metro level. Good for start up as well.
RMA annual statement studies a good place to start