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Resources for Business Research

Nexis Uni

To access Industry Reports:

  • Open the Search By Content Type menu and select "Dossier (Company, Executive & Industry)" under Companies.
  • Select the Industry tab, and enter an industry in the Terms box or an SIC code in the SIC box. Alternately, you can select the Browse Industry Hierarchy tab to browse industry reports, rather than search.
  • Industry reports include the top companies within an industry by sales with news coverage, ratio components and market performance indicators.

Business Source Complete

To access Industry Profiles:

  • Enter an industry keyword search term or an NAICS code or description in the search box

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  • Select "Industry Profile" under Publication Type in the "Limit your results" section.

Business Source Complete Screenshot