Research Guide for ENT 481

Financial Research

Library Databases

  • A to Z | Directory of U.S. Businesses and Companies. Search by NAICS code, business size, geography and more.
  • Euromonitor Passport | Your key to international business information, including industry data, market analysis, and country reports.
  • Mergent Online | Company data for thousands of companies. Includes annual reports, filings, company financials, and more.
  • Million Dollar Database | The Dun & Bradstreet Million Dollar Database provides information on both private and public company executives, in the U.S. and worldwide.
  • S&P Capital IQ | Research on industries, companies, stocks, bonds, funds, and the economy.
  • Morningstar Investment Research Center | Analysis of stocks, mutual funds and exchanges, designed for investors and researchers.
  • Value Line | Includes the Value Line Investment Survey, which offers advice on stocks, the market, and the economy.

Journals & Publications


Writing & Citing

  • Library Citation Guide | Resources for various citation styles, including APA, MLA, Chicago, ACS, and more.
  • Bryant Writing Center | Consult with a writing tutor at any stage of your writing process, from brainstorming a topic to editing your final draft.

Always read the “about” section of websites and review the board/staff affiliations. All sources listed here are well-regarded; however, bear in mind that most professional associations and many nonprofit organizations, including many philanthropies, have been formed for specific purposes. The quality of your sources can strengthen or undermine your arguments, so know them well.



Mackenzie Dunn
Research & Instruction Librarian
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