Understanding Company Research

Bloomberg

  • Real-time financial market data, news, and price quotes including derivatives and many other types of data. Access Bloomberg from the designated terminal in the Munday Library near the Library Information Desk.  Be sure to reserve your session.    *First-time users, choose “Create a New Login” from the start page.  Follow the steps, making sure you complete each field – a text message with your pass code will be sent to you.  Remember your username and password for future use.  
    Read Bloomberg Getting Started Guide for Students
    Watch Introduction to Bloomberg (1:07)
    Get Certified Bloomberg Market Concepts is accessible at BMC<GO>. BMC is an 8 hour self-paced e-learning course that provides a visual introduction to the financial markets.  BMC consists of 4 modules – Economics, Currencies, Fixed Income an dEquities – woven together from Bloomberg data, news, analytics and television.

ValueLine  (2:43) In this video, learn how to use the library’s ValueLine database to quickly assess a company’s current financial situation using ValueLine’s reputable ValueLine Reports. 

NetAdvantage  NetAdvantage offers a wealth of information about companies.  Explore these company related research topics and become an expert on your company.

LexisNexis Academic Universe (6:36) You’ll want to use the library’s LexisNexis Academic Universe database in order to locate articles about your company from reputable trade publications, magazines, and newspapers – this video will show you how.  You’ll also learn how to access quality Zacks Equity Reports in LexisNexis.  

Resources Covered in Tutorials
Bloomberg (located at terminal in the Munday Library)
ValueLine Database
NetAdvantage
Lexis Nexis Academic Database 

For More Information, Contact the Munday Library
Munday Library Business Research Guide – Company Information
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