Databases: Business: Company/Industry
Coverage: 1971 - present Abstracts and many full-text articles on business, finance, management topics from business periodicals. Three parts: Global; Dateline; and Trade & Industry. Includes
Wall Street Journal.
Associates Programs Source
Coverage: Content back to 1985; varies by title 1000 full-text journals and 100 full-text books covering a range of subjects, including substance abuse counseling, forensics, criminal justice, biotechnology, health information technology, robotics, graphic arts, interior design, and others.
Best's Library Center
Full text insurance reports, credit reports, and other in-depth insurance industry information and statistics.
Industry financial analysis and market trends for thousands of lines of business in national and local markets.
Business Source Complete
Coverage: 1886 - present Bibliographic and full text content from scholarly business journals and other sources including peer-reviewed business publications. Indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals back as far as 1886.
Dow Jones Factiva
Comprehensive, full text up-to-the-minute news and business source from Dow Jones and Reuters. Replaces Dow Jones Interactive.
Comprehensive company, industry, and market intelligence. In-depth coverage of the world's top businesses. Includes product/brand name listings, subsidiaries, financial data, key people, and more.
Reports for all 723 U.S. industries categorized by NAICS. Includes market size, competitors, forecasting, business valuations, benchmarking. Includes business environment and global industry reports.
Full-text legal, business and news information.
Provides dynamic screening, comparison, and analysis of a company and its sector, customers, suppliers, and products. Underlying classification system maps relationships among companies.
Detailed business and financial information on US and international public companies. Provides 15 years historic data and financial ratios. Create reports; customize analysis.
Full-text market research reports covering US and global consumer markets. Reports analyze market share, segmentation, and trends. Upon first login register with your VCU email address.
Mintel Global Market Navigator
Market size, market share, and forecast data for thousands of consumer goods categories worldwide.
Morningstar Investment Research Center
Analysis on stocks, mutual funds, and exchange-traded funds. Includes market information and a tool to create investment portfolios.
New York Times
Coverage: 1851 - 2006 More than a newspaper for an American city, the New York Times is an international record of national and world news, as well as personal stories of how events affect individuals.
Passport GMID (Global Market Information Database)
Coverage: 1977 - present International marketing data and research. Provides statistics and analysis across industries, countries, and consumers. Includes over 18,000 full market reports.
Plunkett Research Online
Analysis and market research for important industry sectors. Includes trend analysis, statistics, organizations, company profiles, information for job-seekers, and ability to create custom reports.
Business and financial data on major, non-publicly traded corporations, including family-owned, private equity owned, venture backed, and international unlisted companies.
Coverage: 1980 - present Allows users to create thematic maps and reports using extensive demographic, business, and marketing data.
Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage
Financial and investment database providing information for corporate research and for industry, competitive, and investment analysis. Includes
Industry Surveys, Stock Reports, Bond Reports, among others.
USA Trade Online
Coverage: 1992 - present Trade data from the US Department of Commerce, including detailed import and export data by port for 18,000 commodities worldwide.
Financial analysis, performance data, and growth projections on stocks, mutual funds, options, and convertible securities, as well as special situation stocks.
Coverage: 1892 - Present Image-rich primary source for the study of fashion, gender and modern social history. It presents a portrait of its era through photographs, articles, and advertisements. Contains every page of Vogue Magazine from 1892 to the present.
Global advertising and marketing trends, including market intelligence, case studies, conference reports, articles, expenditure data, profiles of major brand owners, and consumer insight.
WGSN (Worth Global Style Network)
Coverage: 1998 - Present Focusing on the areas and intersections of fashion, style, and commerce, WGSN provides a global view on trends in design. Its archive contains more than 5 million images from the runways, the street, retail outlets, and design sketches.
WRDS (Wharton Research Data Services)
WRDS is a data management service which enables users to access databases to which VCU subscribes (Compustat). Access limited within the libraries to VCU students, faculty, and staff.