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Company Information

Research Guide for Company Information resources

Company Profiles

A company profile can be an excellent starting point for the broad picture of a company - brief history, products listed; location of major manufacturing facilities ; key executives (and sometimes salaries), and more.  Note when the profile was issued (recent information won't be included). After reading a profile, consider searching in news or periodical databases for current information on your target company. And, if the company is "public", you might wish to look over financial data - sources from the Company Financial Information page.

Listed below are best bets for profiles:

Insider profiles by employees and interns

  Company Histories

More detailed histories can be found in these sources:

And, searching for historical news or historical stock prices on your target company can be useful. We have access to: