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What is investing?
link to tutorials, site also has articles, tools, even a simulator
is committing money or capital to purchase something with the expectation of gain (additional income or profit)
- analysis of assets,
- speculation & risk
- rate of return
Office of Industry Analysis
- provides information and analysis pertaining to issues affecting U.S. industry competitiveness: regulations and domestic policies, trade negotiations and support trade laws, and provide trade and industry data
from the Economic Census with US map and data
Financial Data and Analyst Reports
Financial reports, of U.S. corporations from reports submitted to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC): annual reports, quarterly reports, balance sheet, income statement, security activity and analysis and much more.
Academic Universe - Company (Lexis-Nexis)
- business information and financial news, U.S. and international company financial information from government or private sources, market research, industry reports, and SEC filings; and searching features
Coverage: current. Up-to-date prices for stocks, mutual funds, and ETFs (exchange traded funds). Analyst reports. Morningstar's strength lies in its analysis of mutual funds. The Portfolio X-Ray tool lets you choose a group of stocks and funds to judge the balance of investments in a portfolio. NOTE: limited to 1 user at a time.
The Value Line Investment Survey
Current 2 years in Periodicals -- Pt. 1 Summary & index; Pt. 2 Selection & opinion; Pt. 3 Ratings & reports, plus occasional supplements
U.S. and International company and industry information. Reports can be downloaded into Excel. DOWNLOADING LARGE DATA SETS? Please use on-campus with this link: http://www.mergentonline.com/compsearch.asp
For private company information, please consult Mergent Intellect which incorporates the Dun & Bradstreet Private Companies Database.
Stock Exchange = a public entity for trading of company stocks and derivatives.
It facilitates the exchange of securities between buyers and sellers.
- stock market quotes, financial news, currency conversions, charts; even track your portfolio
stock quotes, news, portfolio management resources, international market data, message boards, mortgage rates ...
Investigates and exposes corporate violations of human rights, environmental crimes, fraud and corruption around the world (Non-profit investigative research)
U.S., Canadian and international company information plus census data and White Pages directory. This database can be used not only for business research but also as a job search tool. Incorporates Dun & Bradstreet Private Companies.
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