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Locating the Ticker Symbol for a Company
Knowing the ticker symbol for a company will make searching easier, as entering it in the databases usually produces fewer hits and points you directly to information on the company.
The library handout explains how to find the ticker symbol in the library databases shown below and also on Yahoo.
S&P NetAdvantage U.S. industry profiles, trends, ratios, and statistics, stock reports, mutual fund information, as well as Industry Global Supplements for Europe, Asia, Latin America.