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Company Research Guide

This Bentley Library research guide was created to provide a starting point for researching companies.

Analyst & Investment Reports

These resources provide analyst opinion and/or investment advice. You should also visit the Trading Room for access to other information resources.

Search Tip: Enter a company name or ticker symbol in the [QUOTE] search box at the top of the screen. To print in PDF format, click on the [PDF REPORTS] link and choose a date. Note: to view reports older than one year, use the Value Line Historical Reports database (link below).

Search Tip: Use S&P Capital IQ NetAdvantage to access CFRA Stock Reports. Search for a company to retrieve its profile. On the left side of the screen box, select [Equity Research] from the resources list. A CFRA Stock Report will be retrieved. Stock Reports are issued weekly.

Search Tip: S&P Capital IQ NetAdvantage also provides access to investment reports and analyst opinion from a variety of firms. Search for a company to retrieve its profile. On the left side of the screen box, select [Investment Research] from the resources list and browse the reports listed.  By default only reports published int he last 30 days are shown. USe the date drop-down box at the top of the screen to change the date range to display.

Search Tip: Search for a company, then select the [Reports] tab for Mergent's Ford Equity Reports.

Search Tip: Search by company name, ticker symbol, or NAICS code. A current company profile will be retrieved (if you search by NAICS you will get a list of companies ranked by revenue). Use the links on the left side of the screen to access investment reports. 

Search Tip: Hover over [Companies] in the top navigation bar, then select [Investment Reports]. Browse the list or use the search box search the list of companies. Select a company to view the available investment reports.

Note: Investment reports are not available for all companies

Trading Room Resources

Visit the Trading Room for access to other information resources such as Bloomberg, Capital IQ, Datastream, and FactSet.