The Peterson Business Wing is located on the Main Level of the Library. Funds for the construction of this wing and its endowment were the generous gift of Clementine Lockwood Peterson, whose bequest funded the Business Library in memory of her husband, J. Whitney Peterson. Business materials and databases are paid for by funds from the Town of Greenwich and the Peterson Foundation.
Make a same-day or next-day one-hour appointment with our easy-to-use online form for the Bloomberg Terminal, a powerful resource for finance professionals with data on all markets.
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The Value Line Research Center includes online access to Value Line’s leading research publications covering stocks, mutual funds, options, and convertible securities as well as their proprietary special situation stocks.
Gale Business Insights:
Get detailed company and industry profiles including SWOT reports, market share reports, and financial reports, thousands of company histories, and industry essays as well as full text of scholarly journals and business news.
Learn Something New or Get Business Help
We are excited to offer business specific events and programming. Most classes typically require registration.
Help with Business Resources
Researching something specific and not sure where to begin? Explore the Library’s resources below to kickstart your search. Pick from specific subjects in the options below. Interested in viewing a full list of our business databases? Click Here.
Reference Solutions (formerly Reference USA)
Standard and Poor’s NetAdvantage
* In library access only
(First click on the Companies tab. Then do a company search. On the left hand side, under Vital Statistics, click on Competitors to retrieve company names and brief financial information. Competitors covered will be hyper linked.)
Valueline provides authoritative investment analysis on not only companies and their competitors, but industries as well. On the main page, under Quick Links, click on Standard Edition, and then under Look up Company type in the company’s name or ticker symbol and hit the Value Line icon. A new page will open, ant the company’s investment analysis report is then available in either PDF or HTML formats.
Gale Business Insights: Essential also provides investment analyses from a wealth of stock and company analysts. On the main page, select Company Search from the drop down menu and type in the company’s name or ticker symbol. Gale will typically produce multiple results matching your search request. Be sure to read the results carefully before clicking on the correct company name. The next page will be the Company Profile covering your company. From there, select the Investment Reports tab. There you will find investment analysis reports from a variety of reputable sources.
Standard and Poor’s NetAdvantage provides stock reports and investment analysis by their own analysts. ON the main page, click on the Companies tab,then run a company search. On the left side of the Company Profile results page, click Stock Reports to get stock statistics and investment analysis.
- Access Database in Library *in Library access only
Morningstar Investment Research Center includes detailed analyst opinions of stocks, mutual funds, and exchange-traded funds. Find a stock or fund to meet your needs, research current or prospective holdings, or see how your investments fit together.
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