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Company Research Guide

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

SWOT Reports

SWOT Reports for most public companies and some large private companies are available in two library databases:

Search tip: SWOT Report Search

  1. Hover over [COMPANIES] in the navigation bar and click on [SWOT REPORTS]
  2. Browse or enter the company name in the "Search Within" search box.

Search tip: Company Profile Search

  1. Enter the company name or ticker symbol. A current company profile will be retrieved.
  2. Use the links on the left side of the screen to view related content and topics, including investment reports, SWOT reports, company chronologies, rankings, articles about the company/industry, etc.

Search tip: MarketLine Company Profiles usually include a SWOT analysis. Company Profile Search: 

  1. Click on the [Company Profiles] link on the right side of the screen.
  2. Enter the company name in the search box and click [Browse].
  3. Locate your company in the list and click on [MarketLine Report]