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Mergent Online is the library's database for 10,000+ publicly-traded companies. You can find background information on your company as well as reports and financials.
To access this database, go to the CPP library home page: https://www.cpp.edu/~library/index.shtml and click on "Databases" under Featured Links.
How do I find "Featured Links" on the CPP library website?
From the database list, navigate to Mergent Online.
SAMPLE SEARCH for Apple, Inc. (AAPL)
To begin, search by company name or symbol. Notice that a drop-down menu will appear as you type.
After you select your company, select any of the tabs at the top to navigate through the database. Click on the "Company Financials" tab to find financial data to download.
What you can do in this database: