Standard and Poor’s NetAdvantage is probably one of our easier databases to navigate to find company financial information. It gives you clear, concise financial information.
You can also find company financials in Mergent Online. Here’s a quick video on how to find them:
LexisNexis Academic is another great resource for company financial information. Just choose COMPANIES and then COMPANY DOSSIER from the left-hand side of the page and go from there. Then enter your company and go from there.
Now let’s talk about where to find company informtion on the Internet.
Yahoo! Finance and Google Finance are both great resources for basic financial in formation such as balance sheets and income statements. And both of these websites will give you historial stock prices as well as current company and industry news.
If you have never used Big Charts, this website does just what its name says: a chart showing the company’s current stock prices and as well as historical stock prices. You can also e-mail or print the chart, which is a pretty handy tool.