Resources by Topic: Industry
Frequently Used Sources
Provides Industry market research reports on U.S. industries, US
Specialized Industries, China Industries, Global Industries, U.S. Risk Ratings,
and U.S. Business Environment Profiles, also available through SmithApps.
& Poor's Net Advantage
Provides reports, forecasts,
analysis, statistics and ratios of major industries. Coverage is for current and
up to 4 years, depending on the Industry.
Provides comprehensive Company and Industry profiles,
in-depth financials, Company overviews and histories, information on
competitors, Products, services and operations. "Build a List" option allows
screening for companies based on several variables.
Note: To access Company Profiles, click on
link from the "More" option menu top of screen (in the blue band) to search for
Company profiles by Company name.
Comprehensive database of business sources — includes over 3600 peer reviewed
journals, trade publications, magazines, books, case studies, Company profiles,
SWOT analysis, etc.
Note: This resource requires a campus login
Provides comparative statistics for 205 countries on economic indicators,
health, foreign trade, environment, lifestyle, industrial and agricultural
output, communications, and more. Also includes market size data for over 300
consumer products and services.
Provides full-text reports on a wide range of market research studies,
analyzing market sizes and trends, market segmentation, consumer attitudes and
purchasing habits, opportunities, weaknesses and the future of the market. Note:
To download reports, authorized users are required to create a personal account.
From Dow Jones. Provides full text access to over 8,000 business sources
including national and international newspapers, magazines, wire services, web
sites and Industry (trade) sources. Includes coverage of the Wall Street
Journal. NOTE: Licensing restrictions limit use to 12 simlutaneous users. If you
are unable to access this database, please try again later.