Company profiles for U.S. and international public companies, including up to 15 years of financials, executives, competitors, and equity pricing. Includes some private company information. For analyst reports, select the Investext tab on the right.
MergentOnline (formerly FISonline) is a subscription-based service offering information on over 15,000 U.S. public companies and 30,000 non-U.S. public companies. MergentOnline is produced by Mergent, Inc., formerly known as Moody's). Mergent/Moody's is a publisher of detailed business descriptions, corporate histories and financial statements since 1900. The database also includes the Country Report module, a module that consists of the following resources: DnB Country Risk Profile, DnB Country RiskLine Report, and Mergent Country Profile.
Full-text reports on over 700 industries. Covers U.S, global, and Chinese industries.
IBISWorld provides over 700 full-text industry reports, 700 US industry risk rating reports, and information on over 8000 Publicly Traded US Companies as well as hundreds of economic and demographic profiles.
Investment advisory publication that includes aggregate data and analysis on industries and company reports. Features include a redesigned stock screener. An older version of the stock screener is available by selecting Find Ideas, then Portfolio Tracker, and then Stock Screening Plus.
Value Line is the standard investment advisory service. The Web research center provides access to the standard Value Line Investment Survey and to its related resources.
Special Access Notes: Only 10 concurrent users.
Full text articles from over 2,000 periodicals, including about 1,000 scholarly journals. Includes online access to Harvard Business Review.
An essential article database for business research providing the full text for more than 2,000 periodicals, including about 1,000 scholarly journals. Covers virtually all disciplines in business and economics, including: accounting, economics, econometrics, finance, marketing, management, MIS, QMM and supply chain management.
Access to business and news publications such as Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, and The New York Times.
Dow Jones Factiva database A global information resource, providing full-text access to top national and international newspapers (including full text of the Wall Street Journal), newswires, business journals, market research reports, analysts reports and web sites. Contains over 8000 publications with content from 118 countries in 22 languages. This database was formerly called Dow Jones Interactive. Updated daily.
Special Access Notes: 10 concurrent users allowed
The Factiva academic license is for reader access of the content and does not permit the downloading of content for text/data mining or analytics.
WRDS provides web access to a number of financial research databases, including Compustat, CRSP (Center for Research in Securities Prices), Dow Jones Averages, FDIC, and Philadelphia Stock Exchange. Current Penn State faculty, staff, graduate students, and research assistants can register for accounts, which will activate upon verification of user eligibility.