Sunday, May 24, 2015

State of the News Media 2015 | Pew Research Center

Covers all media.  13 categories.

Multiscreen Usage Roundup - Emarketer.

"How many people use smartphones, tablets and connected TVs"  15 pages.

Stats & graphs.  May require free registration,

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Google searching

Here's a handy Google search tip from Bob Berkman, author, and editor of The Information Advisor and the free Best of the Business Web monthly e-letter.  
His example: spending OR expenditures 2015 boomers OR age OR generation
Next, click Images,   You'll get all kinds of up-to-date charts, graphs, stats.

Highest-Paid CEOs in 2014 - NYTimes. US

Top 200.

Friday, May 15, 2015

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Silicon Investor

Latest stock prices.
Macroeconomics, Forex, Currencies, Commodities, Options, International Investing

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Foreign Direct Investment in the US

by Country, Industry.  No company info. No break down by US state.
Org. for Int'l Investment

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Nightly Business Report. CNBC

Daily, April 2013 - current.  Includes Emerging Markets, a Topics choice.

Monday, May 11, 2015

OTC Markets. Pink Sheets. Global.

"Official site of the OTCQX, OTCQB and OTC Pink Marketplaces featuring Free Stock & Bond Quotes, Trade Prices, Chart, Financials & Company News & Information for Investors, Companies and Traders "  Includes ADRs.

Sunday, May 10, 2015

World Airline Directory.

"more than 2,000 currently operating international, regional and domestic airlines"
(latest data: 2013)  Comprehensive info. 
 even shows fatalities for specific aircraft e,g,
Vickers 803 Viscount
by AirLineUpdate.com/

MorningStar User Guide. premium dataabase

22 pages

Saturday, May 09, 2015

The Health Care Marketplace Project US

"information and analysis about the health care market, including trends in health insurance, health care costs, and health care services"        The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
To see other reports (consumer surveys, i.e) hit Topics.

Friday, May 08, 2015

- Middle East North Africa . Financial Network

Corporate Monitor: MENAFN Investor, Companies Information, Contact Details, Historical Stock Prices, Key Financial Figures -  also Company Screener + News.

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

BRICS Business News.

 The BRICS Post.  Brazil, Russia, India, China, India, South Africa

by BRICS Media, Ltd.

Latest Pricing on Major Commodities

 NASDAQ.com  + latest news for each commodity.

Food Product Design. Product & Services

Comprehensive directory -- From baby food to lab testing.

Food Marketing Institute

Food Industry Facts & Figures, Food Industry Websites are free and good. Everything else is fee-based.

National Study of Employers 2014

Families & Work Institute.  Benefits, work conditions, etc.   53 pages

US Bureau of Labor Statistics Publications

Occupational Outlook Handbook.  & all other publications.

Technology Media & Telecommunications Predictions

Deloitte .  Annual.

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Pharma Companies - Contract Pharma. Global

"Pharmaceutical & Biopharmaceutical Contract Services & Outsourcing" Links to company profiles.

Global Company List. spreadsheet. Click on URL below to download.

Sort by co name, region (includes Emerging Markets), industry. Ticker.
Searchable (w/ your FIND key)  by Exchange or Ticker.  No company profiles.
http://www.stern.nyu.edu/~adamodar/pc/datasets/indname.xls/
Comprehensive (e.g. 254 listings  for Advertising;  3552 companies for Japan)
Prof. Damodaran    NYU Stern School

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Monday, April 27, 2015

US Geological Survey: Minerals. Global.

 Commodity Statistics and Information

"worldwide supply of, demand for, and flow of minerals and materials essential to the U.S. economy, the national security, and protection of the environment"

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Historical Statistics of U.S. Businesses. Census

1992 - 2012.

Stolen Asset Recovery Initiative

World Bank & UN Office on Drugs & Crime.  Fraud, Embezzlement, etc.

Securities Litigation Study. US. Annual. PWC

34 pages,  Aggregate stats.  No company names.

Friday, April 24, 2015

FedStats US

Latest official stat releases from 100 + gov't agencies.

Digital Public Library of America

"brings together the riches of America's libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world.""

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Media; Entertainment; Broadcasting - Subject headings.

Library of Congress subject headings:  
Media; | Mass Media-Economic Aspects; Motion Picture Industry; | Motion Pictures; | Music Trade; | Sound Recording Industry; | Television Broadcasting.  |    loc.gov/