FIN Subject Gateway

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Business Source Complete (EBSCO) more information

Articles from newspapers, trade publications, magazines, and scholarly journals on all aspects of business, including finance. Includes industry profiles and company SWOT analyses.

Factiva more information

Contains business and world news, as well as company information and market data.

LexisNexis Academic more information

U.S. and international news, company information, and federal, state, and international legal materials.

Wall Street Journal more information

Articles from the Wall Street Journal.

Note: Does not include tables from paper edition.  To view the WSJ in paper/microfilm, including tables, visit the Periodicals Desk, 2nd floor.

SSRN Financial Economics Network more information

Working papers in Finance from the Social Science Research Network (SSRN).


EconLit (EBSCO) more information

Research on economics from scholarly journals, books, dissertations, and working papers. Covers scholarship relating to financial markets, financial institutions, and corporate finance and governance.

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Mergent Online more information

15 years of financials for public companies. Brief company information. Allows you to create custom lists according to your criteria as well as comparison reports.

Edgar Database from the SEC more information

Searchable database of corporate filings (including 10-Ks and Annual Reports) submitted to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Covers 1994 to the present.

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Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage more information

Information and analysis on companies, industries, bonds, and mutual funds/ETFs from Standard & Poor’s.  Includes complete text of The Outlook and Credit Week.

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LexisNexis Academic more information

LexisNexis Academic includes full text newspapers, company news and financial information, as well as federal, state, and international legal materials. Also contains some medical and reference sources.

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Factiva more information

Contains business and world news, as well as company information and market data.

Yahoo! Finance more information

Intraday and historical quotes for companies and indexes; news. See the Industry Center for top and worst performing industries (Leaders & Laggards).

BigCharts more information

Interactive charts, quotes, industry analysis, and intraday stock screeners.

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Mergent Online more information

One can calculate selected ratios for a list of companies generated from an industry code or other criteria, or for a custom list (public companies only).

Factiva more information

Companies/Markets > Company > search for representative company > Financial Results > select Statement Type: Key Ratios
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After selecting company go to > Reports > Ratio Comparison

Almanac of Business & Industrial Financial Ratios ("Troy") more information

Latest 3 years in RESERVE (main level): HF5681.R25 T7

Aggregate industry ratios

Industry Norms and Key Business Ratios (D&B) more information

Latest 3 years in RESERVE (main level):  HF5681 .R25I525

Aggregate industry ratios.

RMA Annual Statement Studies more information

Latest 3 years in RESERVES (main level): HF5681 .B2 R5

Aggregate industry ratios

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Scopus more information

Delve into the literature on your topic through citation searching with this multidisciplinary scholarly database. Journal analytics also available.

Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities: Business and Education more information

Identify appropriate venues for your research with the Business and Education Set. The Business Set includes Accounting; Economics and Finance; and Management and Marketing, and is funded by the Towson University College of Business and Economics. The Educational Set includes Directories of Educational Curriculum and Methods and Education Psychology and Administration, and is funded by the Towson University College of Education. In both sets, you may search by topic, review method and acceptance rate, and may use this resource to evaluate publication records.

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FIN Subject Gateway / Albert S. Cook Library
http://cooklibrary.towson.edu//gateways/page.cfm?dept=FIN&class=0
Last revised: February 24, 2014