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Communication: Media Studies: Research Companies

  Company Information

Hoover's Company Reports

Quick access to company overview, history, basic financials, operations, and competitors,  This subscription service provides more information than the free Hoover's report.

MarketLine Advantage

Company profiles include business summary, history, products, competitors and locations.  Most company profiles contain a SWOT (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, threats) analysis. Industry profiles contain discussion of the competitive landscape, including main players, distribution channels and regulatory issues





ECU subscribes to databases that contain fulltext articles from hundreds of business magazines, trade publications, newspapers.  These databases can be accessed through the hyperlinks below or from the Joyner Library Databases page.

 ABI/Inform Complete 
Includes Wall Street Journal.  Especially helpful for trade journals. 

Corporate Mission Statements