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Business Databases: ETF Analysis

Comment Icon0 Visit Maag Library’s Business Research Databases Guide for a complete list of databases available for locating business information.
Business Research Databases Handout

Comment Icon0 Use the databases listed below to search for articles and business information. While these databases provide a good starting point for your research, other databases are also available. To view the complete list of databases, go to the Maag Library Home Page and click on Research Databases on the left side of the screen under Quick Links.

Comment Icon0 Many articles may be found full-text within the databases, while others may be found in print in the bound journals on the sixth floor of the library. If you are having trouble locating the full text of an article, check Maag Journal Finder to view all print & electronic holdings for the journal. If MJF does not lead you to full text access of the article (print or electronic) use the Online Article Request Form to order the article electronically. InterLibrary Loan can locate most articles and will email you with a PDF attachment. This process takes approximately one week.

Comment Icon0 Click on the database titles below if you are on campus. If you are off campus, use the Off Campus Access links.
Authentication to an OhioLINK database requires you to:

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  • Select your institution (Youngstown State University) then click on Submit.
  • Enter your last name followed by first name.
  • Enter your YSU ID# (number beginning with “Y” found on your YSU ID or in your portal account).
  • Enter your PASSWORD. **Until you set up a unique one in Your Library Record your YSU ID# is your password**
  • Click on Submit
  • Databases purchased individually by Maag Library require YSU username & password (same as YSU email).

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  • BUSINESS SOURCE COMPLETE / OFF CAMPUS ACCESS
    ABOUT BSC
    / BASIC SEARCH HELP SHEET / BSC USER GUIDE
    Scholarly business database, providing bibliographic and full text content.

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    • Search specific mutual fund publications for information about exchange-traded funds:
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      • At BSC opening screen, click on Publications on the blue toolbar at the top of the screen
      • Enter title of specific publication in Publications search box and click on Browse
      • Click on the title of the publication
      • To find specific issues, click on the years listed at the right and select the desired issue
      • To search all available issues of the specific publication, click on Search within this publication directly above list of years and enter search term(s) in the search box(es)
      • Examples: Morningstar FundInvestor; Money Management Executive (formerly Mutual Fund Market News); Fund Strategy; Morningstar Fund Family Reports for American Funds, Fidelity, & VanguardMorningstar Practical Finance
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    • Search entire database for articles about your exchange-traded fund:
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      • At BSC opening screen, enter search terms and click on Search to obtain a list of relevant articles
      • Click on article title for citation information and article abstract
      • Click on HTML Full Text or PDF Full Text to retrieve full text of article
      • If no HTML or PDF link, click on Find It! to see if it is full text in another database
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  • Morningstar.com
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    • Enter ticker symbol for your ETF in Stock/Fund box and click on Go to access report
    • Navigate report using tabs: Quote, Chart, Performance, Ratings & Risk, Portfolio, Fees & Expenses, Tax, Options, Filings
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  • MERGENT ONLINE / OFF CAMPUS ACCESS
    MERGENT ONLINE QUICK TIPS /
    MERGENT ONLINE BASIC SEARCH
    Business information, including financial reports, company news and securities data.

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    • At Mergent opening screen, enter ticker symbol or ETF name in search box and choose from dropdown menu or click Go
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    • Synopsis includes Business Summary, Financial Highlights, Pricing Information, etc.
    • Capital Stock tab reports Recent Dividends, Stock Splits, etc.
    • Company Financials and Filings tabs present various company reports
    • Equity Pricing tab includes Chart and Report subtabs

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