The company information in Lexis Nexis Academic comes from such sources as Hoover’s Company Reports and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Other useful information in Lexis-Nexis includes:
- Disclosure Reports: Disclosure(R) Online Database contains business and financial information extracted from annual and periodic reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for over 10,000 publicly-owned companies.
- NAARS - Annual Reports 1984 - 1995: Corporate annual reports (over 80,000 reports) beginning in 1984, including portions of companies annual reports to shareholders.
- NAARS - Annual Reports 1972 - 1984, Archived: Contains an archive of corporate annual reports (over 48,000 reports) ending in June 1984 and beginning in 1972.
- Stock Reports: Security ownership reports for more than 10,000 US stocks, and earnings projections for more than 3,000 US corporations.
The new interface of Lexis Nexis offers an updated search which brings back results which are easier to navigate.
To access this and other online resources start at the library’s web page www.utdallas.edu/library. Click on the big orange button “Find Articles & Databases” in the upper right screen. From the Resources list click on J-L and select Lexis Nexis Academic from the list. Remember that from off campus you will be prompted to enter your NetID and password.
Click on Business in the tab at the top of the screen. Searches can be executed by company name or ticker, region or state, or company type.
In this search we will search for TIME WARNER. Type the name of the company in the company name box and click the red Search button to the right. The result screen will show a list of companies which match by name. Click on TIME WARNER INC (TWX) to view financial, corporate and legal information about the company. Scroll down to view stock quotes, financials, competitors, company analysis, recent news and more. Additional information about the company is in the left column. You may print, download or email the information.
For assistance call the SOM Library Liaisons at 972-883-2126 or email Loreen.firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also click on the green question markat the library’s website.