MarketLine AdvantageProfiles often include SWOT (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, threats) analysis. Historical reports available through Business Source Complete and Thomson ONE to find the reports in Business Source Complete: Click on Company Information (top blue menu bar) - search by company. to find reports in Thomson ONE (only works with Internet Explorer). Select Screening & Analysis and then Research. Type the name of the Company in the Company box; type Marketline in the Contributor box; change the Report Date. reports previously titled Datamonitor company profiles.
Click on Companies/Markets to access company profiles (business description, competitors, current news) and financials for the past 3-4 years.
Factiva also provides American congressional committee hearings, publications of selected U.S. government departments and agencies,The Federal Register and state laws and regulations, publications of U.S. government watchdog organizations, and selected international government publications.
Mergent OnlineCopies of annual reports and profiles for 11,000 public companies.
global database which has information on 20 million companies. A major strength is its extensive coverage of private companies.
As well as descriptive information and the company financials, ORBIS contains further detail such as news, ratings and country reports, scanned reports, ownership and M&A data. You can choose to access the whole of ORBIS or the top 150,000, 750,000, or 4 million companies. The ORBIS database is also available under a simplified interface called MINT GLOBAL
The following tutorial describes how to find annual reports using ORBIS:
Conference Board of Canada: ReportsPublishes a number of industry specific industry outlooks; contain five-year forecasts of key Canadian industries. To locate the publications within E-Library, browse by Topic and then select Industry Sector Economics.