Money and Investing

Want to learn more about money and investing? These online resources are great place to begin your research. Forbes library also has print subscriptions to Value Line Ratings and Reports and The Outlook. Just ask at the Reference Desk.

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Free With BPL ECard Mergent Online (includes the D&B Million Dollar Database)

A valuable source of information on both privately held and public companies and their executives. Offers up to 35 searchable fields such as company size and sales, business type and age, and contact criteria. Includes specialty information such as executive name lists and president biographies.

Provided by the Boston Public Library and available for free with a BPL eCard. Individuals who live in, own property in, or commute to work in Massachusetts may register for an eCard.

Free With Forbes Card Morningstar Investment Research Center

Morningstar Investment Research Center provides data on over 14,500 stocks, 24,800 mutual funds, 1,500 exchange-traded funds, and 700 closed end funds. They also provide analyst reports on over 3,500 securities, offering in-depth background and analyst opinions on top investments.
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Provided by Forbes Library. Remote access requires a Forbes Library card.

Free With BPL ECard Value Line

Value Line provides a vast array of financial measures for over 6,000 stocks, 18,000 mutual funds, 200,000 options, and other securities. Delve into Value Line’s accurate estimates, projections and historical data to discover opportunities that fit your investment strategy.

Provided by the Boston Public Library and available for free with a BPL eCard. Individuals who live in, own property in, or commute to work in Massachusetts may register for an eCard.