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BUS 101: Stock and Company Info

Stock Report Guide

Stock Information

Value Line

On reserve at the Desk. A Parkland ID is required to check it out for  "in library use".

To find your company, look in the "Index to Stocks" in the front of the Value Line binder.   

Remember to photocopy your company's page!

To learn how to read a Value Line report, click here.

If you want to look at a sample Value Line report, click here.

The handbook includes hundreds of company profiles which are listed alphabetically by company name.  

Remember to photocopy your company's page!

IMPORTANT NOTE about APPLE (AAPL) - Apple trades on the NASDAQ so will not be included in Mergent. Mergent only lists companies that trade on the NYSE.

Wall Street Journal

The most current issue is on the newspaper rack which is to the right of the DVD section.

New York Times

The Library no longer has a print subscription to the New York Times due to circumstances beyond our control.  However, we offer online access to the NYT.

Company Information

(REF at the beginning of a call number means the book is in the Reference section on the main floor of the library.)

Company Profiles include Hoover's Company Records, LexisNexis Corporate Affiliations, Standard & Poors Corporate Descriptions, Nelson's Analyst Company Coverage and more.

For in-depth business research, navigate to the "Companies" section on the left nav bar or click on the "Company Dossier" link provided at the bottom of "Get Company Info" box. 

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