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Company Information: Profiles & Histories

This is a guide to selected sources of information about companies.

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Reference Databases

Moody's Manuals

Available in the Serial Stacks.

One of the most important sources for historical company information, Moody’s Manuals provide detailed profiles of selected publicly-traded U.S. and international companies. Each profile includes a concise description of the company’s business as well as a corporate history listing significant events such as mergers, acquisitions, stock splits, etc.

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