News and research sites
Business and Economics Database from CSUF Library
includes searching for news, company, and industry information
Mergent contains company data
including balance sheets, income statements, bond information, etc.
LEXIS/NEXIS contains news related
to company and industry reports, law cases, and newspaper articles.
Value Line Investment Survey tracks 1,700 stocks
- price quote, news, earnings, etc.
Economic Calendar from MarketWatch - economic indicators for the month
Economic Calendar from Finance.Yahoo.com - economic indicators for the month
Market Watch - news, market data, etc.
CNBC - news, market data, etc.
S&P500 Index Components and Weights
S&P500 Sector Tracker - Track S&P500's 9 sectors
Infomine - a great source for commodity prices
InvestmentTools.com - equities,
commodity/futures, notes/bonds, and economic data
Barchart.com - markets,
futures, forex, and sectors data and charts
ADVFN.com - beta, financials, ratios, etc.
- 10 years of P/E, mutual fund data and screening, etc.
free access to 90+ metrics on all US public stocks, as well as over 40,000
Google Finance - news, market data, etc.
- news, market data, commentary, etc.
Treasury Yield Curve Rates - Daily data for all Treasury yields
Economagic.com - Economic and government
Economic Data - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - historical interest
Value Line Investment Survey - tracks 1,700 stocks
Reuters - financial ratios, industry and sector analysis, etc.
Center - Screening exchange-traded funds
MSN.MoneyCentral - 10 years of P/E, financial ratios including industry's
- news, market data, etc.
BarChart - Futures
quotes, data, and trading resources
Netsteening.com - real time insider trading data
Securities and Exchange Commission - EDGAR database that contains corporate
and insider filings
SEC Info - compiles SEC EDGAR database and
is easier to use
NASD Bond Info -
bond yields and transaction information on corporate bonds
Multext @ Reuters - sources of free and paid analyst reports
Earningswhisper.com - reports whispered earnings
After Hour & Pre-Market Quotes
Stockpickr! - shows the
stock holdings of professional managers
Business Week - corporate and economic news
The Motley Fool - commentary, news, etc.
- fact book and short interest for NYSE stocks
The pan-European Exchange - quotes for European stocks
Damodaran Online -
investment valuation models and data provided by Professor Damodaran at NYU
S&P Dividend Yield data
Many other finance links and websites - finance journals, financial
institutions, link collections, etc.
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