MGT 20200: Principles of Management (Whitt)

Company Information


Business Insights: Essentials


  • Can search by company or industry.
  • Analyst reports available from ‘Investment Reports’ tab (forecasts/outlook).
  • Once viewing a company profile, look at 'Management' in 'Related Topics' for more information.
  • Also look at 'Company History' and 'Chronology.'
  • Rankings, products, and associations.
  • SWOT analyses available.


LexisNexis Academic

  • 'Company Dossier' includes brand, competitor, subsidiaries, intellectual property information, and more.
  • Can find some information on private companies as well as international firms.
  • 'Analyst Reports' link from Financials section on left.



  • Select 'Companies/Markets' tab from top, then 'Company.'
  • Can quickly scan articles by specific topic about a company.
  • Quick download of ‘Company Report’ in PDF.


Hoover's Company Profiles

  • Company overview, company history, officers and board members, competitors, products and operations, auditors, rankings, related industry information, and historical financials.


Mergent Horizon

  • Can do industry comparisons and peer-group analyses, evaluate a company's business based on its products and services.
  • Identify competitors, major customers, suppliers and partners.
  • Contains company descriptions, stock price performance, and financial data.


Mergent Online

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  • Easy access to Annual Reports and SEC Filings.
  • Current and historical financial information on 15,000 US and 20,000 foreign companies.
  • Great for public companies.


Business Source Complete (EBSCO)

  • Datamonitor Company & Industry Reports (latest editions).
  • SWOT analysis.
  • Bernstein (26 industry reports).


D&B Million Dollar Directory

  • Great for building company lists
  • Company and industry ratios available
  • U.S. and international coverage
Last Update: January 13, 2014 16:50