Business & Investing
Library's Electronic Subscriptions
Outside the library, these resources are only available to Lincolnwood Library cardholders.
Full-text articles, 1988--present.
- Morningstar Investment Research Center
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Stock, mutual fund, and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) information. Market data from all major equity exchanges and indexes worldwide, as well as foreign exchange and treasury markets. Easy to use portfolio x-ray tool to determine how well your investments are doing. The "Help and Education Center" has short tutorials on investing and how to navigate the Morningstar site.
Search company by industry, location, or size. Entries are based on Yellow Page & White Page Telephone Directories; annual reports, 10-Ks and other SEC information, Chamber of Commerce, and postal service information. Updated monthly.
- Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage
Business and investment information, including stock, bond, and mutual fund reports; company profiles; and The Outlook investment newsletter.
If accessing from outside the library: username=Lincolnwood, password=Your Lincolnwood Library card number.
- Wall Street Journal
Full-text articles, 1982--present.
Business & Financial Data
CD rates, mortgage rates, and other loan rates. Various calculators.
- Big Charts
"Historical Quotes" lets you look up a stock's closing price for a specific date in the past.
- Bureau of Economic Analysis
International, national, and regional statistics as well as news releases on U.S. economy.
- Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
Check if your bank is insured and other information on banks.
- Federal Reserve System
Information on our banking system and monetary policy.
- Global Insights
International business and trade information on foreign countries, the U.S. states, industry sectors, and world’s trade blocs.
- Investing in Bonds
Bond investment strategies for beginners and experienced investors.
- National Foundation for Credit Counseling
Find a credit counselor, information on bankruptcy, housing, and financial education.
- SEC Filings & Forms (EDGAR)
Financial information on public U.S. companies.
Find companies and products manufactured in North America.
Learn about purchasing & holding Treasury Securities, from Series EE Savings Bonds to Treasury Notes.