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Industry

Analysis

Industry Analysis

Business Insights
Industry and company market reports, including market characteristics, risk ratings and industry performance outlook analysis.

IBISWorld

Industry and company market reports, including market characteristics, risk ratings and industry performance outlook analysis.

MarketLine Advantage

MarketLine Advantage holds large volumes of data on a wide range of companies, industries, financial deals, and geographies from credible and recognized sources. Whether you are writing an assignment for Economics 101 or completing your latest research paper, MarketLine Advantage takes you quickly to the information through an interactive platform with an intuitive interface. MarketLine contains over 6,000 industry profiles, 100,000 company reports including SWOT analyses, Case Studies and Country reports including PESTLE analyses.

Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage 
 
Provides online access to the investment sources and offers in-depth strategic and financial information on more than 11,000 publicly held corporations. It includes company profiles, earnings statements, financial ratios, and detailed stock and bond data.

Guides for Conducting an Industry Analysis


Company and Industry Research  http://www.library.pitt.edu/guides/business
How to Learn about an Industry  http://www.virtualpet.com/industry/howto/search.htm
Industry Overview and Outlook  http://valuationresources.com/IndustryOutlook.htm
Industry Research  http://www.library.cornell.edu/johnson/library/faq/index.html#three
Industry Research  http://www.libraries.rutgers.edu/rul/rr_gateway/research_guides/busi/industry.shtml

SIC/NAICS Codes


Standard Industrial Classification Manual. 1987. (Ref. Desk HF 1042 A55) &Emerald Coast Library, http://www.osha.gov/pls/imis/sicsearch.html 
Provides the SIC codes useful in searching databases by industry or product. This code is being replaced by the NAICS code. In several sources, these codes are useful in locating information about an industry or product.

North American Industry Classification System. (NAICS) (Ref. Desk U.S. Docs PREX 2.6/2012) & Emerald Coast Library http://www.census.gov/epcd/www/naics.html 
This site translates SIC codes into the new NAICS codes and vice versa.