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=====Note on Finding DUNS, CUSIP, and Tickers=====
 
=====Note on Finding DUNS, CUSIP, and Tickers=====
Most of the directories listed above include the stockmarket ticker symbol for each company listed. The Standard & Poor's Corporate Register is your best source for all three company identifiers.
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Most of the directories listed above include the stock market ticker symbol for each company listed. The Standard & Poor's Corporate Register is your best source for all three company identifiers.
  
 
====In the News====
 
====In the News====
To find news about a company or industry, use the '''Power Search''' form with a broad news source selected (such as All News, English) and use the "Add Index Terms" feature to access the [[SmartIndexing]] terms for industries and specific companies. Using index terms is far more accurate than doing a free text search on the company name. In the People index, you will find terms for many high-profile corporate executives, allowing you to search for stories on them as well.
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To find news about a company or industry, use the Advanced Options section of the main search form. There, use the "Add Index Terms" feature to access the [[SmartIndexing]] terms for industries and specific companies. Using index terms is far more accurate than doing a free text search on the company name. In the People index, you will find terms for many high-profile corporate executives, allowing you to search for stories on them as well.
  
 
====Additional Sources====
 
====Additional Sources====
 
Browsing under the Sources tab you will find folders for "Companies & Organizations" and "Industries & Markets" which will lead you to hundreds of additional sources, including:
 
Browsing under the Sources tab you will find folders for "Companies & Organizations" and "Industries & Markets" which will lead you to hundreds of additional sources, including:
*Mergerstat Review (Mergers and acquisitions activity)
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*Mergerstat M&A Database
 
*Hoover's Industry Snapshots  
 
*Hoover's Industry Snapshots  
 
*Bankruptcy DataSource
 
*Bankruptcy DataSource
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[[Category: Research help]]
 
[[Category: Research help]]
 
[[Category: Business]]
 
[[Category: Business]]
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[[Category: Interface Refresh]]

Latest revision as of 21:37, 22 December 2013