Subject Guide to Business & Finance

Databases

Morningstar Morningstar
Mutual Fund Investments. Funds performance, forcasting, history, risk ratings, investment advice.

Value Line
Stock Investments. Stock performance, forcasting, history, and investing strategy.

AtoZdatabases
Directory information for over 30 million businesses and 220 million residents.

 

General

Yahoo Finance Symbol Lookup
Search for ticker symbols for stocks, mutual funds, ETFs, indices and futures
http://finance.yahoo.com/lookup

The Economist
Online resource for business analysis, insights and opinions on news, business, finance, science and technology, and industry trends
http://www.economist.com

United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
“The mission of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is to protect investors, maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitate capital formation.”
http://www.sec.gov/

Marketwatch
Marketwatch offers a complete, comprehensive market overview including information and news on currency trading
http://www.marketwatch.com

Kiplinger
Provides “personal finance advice, business forecasting, investing advice, and financial management tools”
http://www.kiplinger.com

Business Resources

Small Business Administration
Seeks to “aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation.”
http://www.sba.gov/

Wisconsin Small Business Development Center
Offers business counseling and educational programs to support Wisconsin small business creation and growth. Located on 4-year University of Wisconsin campuses
http://www.wisconsinsbdc.org/

University of Wisconsin-Madison Business Library Research Guides
Detailed guides on a variety of business related topics
http://business.library.wisc.edu/

Entrepreneur
Resources help start and manage a small business
http://www.entrepreneur.com

Bplans
Contains the largest single online collection of free sample business plans.
www.bplans.com

Financial Tools

Mortgage and Financial calculators
http://www.interest.com/content/calculators/

Universal Currency Calculator
http://www.xe.com/ucc/