Answered By: IESE Library Last Updated: Jan 13, 2017 Views: 12
Go to the following databases:
EMIS has a search function to screen for emerging countries companies by location, industry, financial figures and valuation ratios.
Orbis has an expert search function to screen for worldwide companies by any of the following criteria: company name, industry, location, size, company type, ownership, status, M&A deals, top range of companies.
Sabi has an expert search function to screen for Spanish companies by any of the following criteria: company name, industry, location, size, company type, ownership, status, M&A deals, top range of companies.
ThomsonOne.com. Search by company name or ticker in the top left corner. In the Company Views menu on the left, click on Overviews then Company Overview.
Note: this resource only works in Internet Explorer.
Business Source Ultimate has Company Profiles (right hand menu) from MarketLine (formerly Datamonitor) and other sources.
Factiva has Company Profiles in Companies/Markets.
Passport. Enter the keyword "Company profiles" in the search text box. Filter the results by Analysis: Company profiles and then filter according to your needs (by category, geography, etc.).
See also the IESE Library Research Guide: How do I find: Company Info.
Access these resources via E-Resources List or Top E-Resources.
If you don't have a subscription to business information databases then you can gather a good deal of profile information for a quoted company from their website.
Look for the annual report and the investor relations pages.
Slideshare on creating a company profile from free information.