Accounting & Finance – Articles & Data

Bloomberg Business News Service

Note: BLOOMBERG BUSINESS NEWS SERVICE provides up-to-the-minute news and prices from financial markets around the world.
Offerings include 24-hour historical and 15-minute delayed securities pricing, news, data, and analysis on companies, markets and economies.Coverage includes equities, money markets, currencies, bonds, commodities, mortgage-backed securities, and derivatives.Much of the information can be presented graphically.


Note: Online version of R.M.A Annual Statement Studies.


Factiva (2001)
Note: A Dow Jones-Reuters database providing full text access to all editions of Dow Jones publications, the Wall Street Journal (back to 1979), Barron’s, three months of the New York Times, and 8,000 other publications. In addition, this database provides reports for over 30,000 companies worldwide, over 8,000 selected business Web sites, and Reuters Business Briefings. Factiva also provides access to information on companies, industries and business and management topics.
Investext plus (199-?]-)
Note: Investext Plus provides research reports written by analysts at leading investment banks, brokerage houses and consulting firms. Includes both current and historical reports.
Only compatible with Internet Explorer. In order to access Investext with IE 11, please follow the steps below.
1. Log into Investext.
2. Click on Gear icon in upper right next to house and star icon and then click on Compatibility View Settings.
3. Under Add this website, click or tap Add and the URL of the site (i.e. thomsonone) should be added automatically. Then close the box and refresh the database.
Please remember to log out after each use.
If you receive this message: “Error Authenticating User” when logging into Investext, please contact the Pardee Library Services Desk.
Note: LEXISNEXIS ACADEMIC includes newspapers, trade journals, wire services and transcripts. It provides Internet access to some of the most popular files of the larger LexisNexis Academic but with easier, forms-based searching. There are five basic libraries: News: general, today’s, U.S., world, news wires, news transcripts, arts and sports news, non-English language, business, legal, university news. Business: business, industry market news, accounting, financial filings, trade show information directory. Legal Research: legal news, law reviews, state/federal cases, codes and regulations, international legal materials, patents. Medical: news, journals and Medline abstracts. Reference: biographical information, country profiles, polls and surveys, quotations, state profiles, world almanac.
Mergent online (1997]-)
Note: This database will compare company against company using ratios and financial metrics, access company SEC filings like 10-k’s as well as annual reports and allows you to export financials into Excel.

Note: Mergent WebReports provide access to digital Corporate manuals and digital Municipal & Government manuals.

The Corporate Manual Search provides historical access to the following manuals: Bank & Finance, Industrial, International, OTC Industrial, Public Utility, Transportation and OTC Unlisted. The Corporate Manuals include detailed company histories and financials.
The Bank & Finance Manuals provide coverage of banks, savings & loans, insurance companies and real estate investment trusts.
The Industrial Manuals cover top industrial corporations and the International Manuals cover non-U.S. based public companies.
The Public Utility Manuals provide business and financial information on publicly held U.S. utilities and the Transportation Manuals cover major publicly held airline, railroad, trucking, freight, shipping and oil pipeline companies.
The Municipal & Government Manuals provide lists of issuers of municipal securities for all 50 U.S. states, Puerto Rico and Guam.

Note: Provides market and financial data on companies, industries, mutual funds and other securities. Includes online access to the Value Line Investment Surveys for approximately 1,700 companies in over 90 industries. The Value Line Investment Surveys include historical and current financial results, price and earnings projections and financial commentaries.
Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS)

Audit Analytics
Compustat Global
Compustat North America
CRSP – Center for Research in Security Prices
CRSP – Mutual Fund
CUSIP Master File
I/B/E/S from Thomson Reuters
Thomson Reuters Mutual Fund Holdings
Thomson Reuters Institutional (13f) Holdings
Thomson Reuters Insiders Data