Welcome and top picks
This guide will help you in finding resources for research on companies and finance. Use the tabs above to find specific types of information or resources. If you need any help check out the help links to contact a librarian.
Here are my top picks for getting started on research on companies and finance:
If you're new to company research, here are three quick questions to ask about your company:
- Is it public or private?
- Is it a parent (headquarters) or subsidiary (or division or unit)?
- Is it a US or foreign company?
If you're not sure of the answers to these questions for your company, use a directory database to find out.
In any case, the answers to those questions will often help you know where to look for information about your company, and how much information you can expect to find. For more explanation, please click on the links within the questions above ...