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Finance: Finding Statistics

Finding Statistics

Almanac of Business and Industrial Financial Ratios. Annual. (Ref. Desk HF 5681 R25 T86) & Emerald Coast Library.

Best's Insurance Reports Property-Casualty. Annual. (Ref. HG 9655 B5)
The Property-Casualty (Ref. HG 9655 B5) and the Life-Health (Ref. HG 8943 B3) annural volumes give a brief history of companies with their management and full financial data.

Industry Norms & Key Business Ratios. Annual. (Ref. Desk HF 5681 R25 D85)
Statistics on Banking. 1934-1994. (U.S. Doc. Microforms Y 3.F 31/8:26/); 1994-2001. (U.S. Doc. Microforms Y 3.F 31/8:1-2/); and  http://www2.fdic.gov/hsob
A statistical history of the United States banking industry since 1934, this website includes and updates historical information. Statistics for individual FDIC financial institutions may be found at  http://www3.fdic.gov/idasp.

Investment Statistics Locator. 1995. (Ref. HG 4910 B4) & Emerald Coast Library
Lists sources that give investment and financial data.

RMA Annual Statement Studies. Annual. (Ref. Desk HF 5681 B2 R6)& Emerald Coast Library Gives financial and operating ratios for over 225 lines of business based on information obtained from member banks of Robert Morris Associates.

Stocks, Bonds, Bills and Inflation Yearbook. Annual.  (Ref. HG 4905 S743) & Emerald Coast Library
Depicts market results for the past sixty years with graphs, and trend analysis.

Directory of Obsolete Securities
. 1991. (Ref. HG 4961 D56)
Useful for tracking past changes in securities due to closures, mergers, etc. See also Mergent Company Archives Manual (Ref. HG 4028 M4 M43) which contains the final statistical record of over 2700 companies, and Moody's (Mergent) Manuals on Microfiche 1909-, (Ref. Microfiche 1st Floor).

Walker's Manual of Unlisted Stocks. 1996. (Ref. HG 4501 W25)
Provides market information about companies trading over the counter. See also Walker's Manual of Penny Stocks (Ref. HG 6041 W34 1999).

Statistical Tools for Finance and Insurance. 2005 (NetLibrary).