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Subject Guide: Business  FINA 311: Selecting a Company

Introduction  Selecting a Company  Locating the Annual Report  Examining Financial Position
Research Insight  Industry Comparison  Ratios  Ratings  Riskiness

Selecting a Company

"Choose a publicly traded company about which information is available.  The more recognizable the company, the more information will be available on that company."

NASDAQ Listed Companies
Choose to view 'NASDAQ Listed Companies' or select by 'industry' category. *International companies that are traded on the NASDAQ are not required to file with the SEC (they can choose to file 20-Fs). 

Companies Listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)
Click on the 'Listed Company Directory' link at the top right. Next browse listings by alphabet, geography, or industry. *Write down ticker symbol to help with research later.

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