Public companies sell their stock and trade on at least one exchange.
Because they must report to the Securities & Exchange Commission,
they are easier to research.
Private companies don't have to report information like public companies do and are therefore harder to research.
Use the resources listed below to get you started on your research. Keep in mind that the titles below are just a sampling of what we have. Click on the tabs to find more information.
- Business Source Premier
Find full-text for nearly 3,300 scholarly business journals, including full-text for more than 1000 peer-reviewed business publications as well as company profiles, SWOT analyses, and more.
NetAdvantage provides information on companies, industries, stocks, mutual funds and the economy.
- Business Insights: Essentials
Business Insights: Essentials replaces the platform for Business and Company Resource Center. It is a fully integrated resource bringing together company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies and periodicals. Search this database to find detailed company and industry news and information.