Old Stock Certificates
Business Insights Global
- Type Your Company in the initial screen.
- From the Results screen, select: Financials
- Select the Financials Dashboard
- The large graphic displays the current price, sometimes delayed by 15 minutes..
- Slide over the Quote link.
- You will have the option of finding a wide variety of financial information, along with historical stock quotes, day by day, back to the year 2000.
- Big Charts
1970 - current.
Select and compare stocks from several international stock exchanges, with unique sector selections, technical analysis and other professionally presented financial data.
Global. Includes Derivatives.
- Financial Times
1994-current. Available from: Academic OneFile
- Financial Times Market Data
Data and charts for equities, commodities, currencies, bonds and rates, indices. Archive - daily, 2008 - current. Includes FT500 - World's Largest Companies w/ Yield, P/E and Market Cap.
- Google Finance
Global. 1 year back.
- Investor's Business Daily
2000-current. Available from: Academic OneFile
1970 - Current.
- Pink Sheets
Includes basic ratios, ADRs and foreign companies.
- Silicon Investor
- Wall Street Journal
1984-current. Available from: ABI/Inform Global
- Yahoo! Finance
Select a variety of detailed charting options from the Free Charts section. You can track company stock price or performance over a period of time by entering the ticker symbol. Check out the Dynamic Yield Curve for an interesting historical comparison of the Treasury Yield curve and the S&P
- Big Charts
Select Interactive Chart and compare a company’s performance to the S & P 500 index. You can also view historical prices for the stock.
- Big Charts
For just about all indices.
Daily and monthly. Time series, from index start to current day. (DJ starts 1928) DJ Industrial, Transportation, Utility. S&P 500, NASDAQ Composite, Russell 1000, Russell 2000, Russell 3000.
Global Stock Indices. Daily. Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Annual. Start date varies (1981 -1996) - current.
- Historical Statistics of the U.S., 1789-1945
Series App. 25.-Index of Stock Prices - Industrials, Utilities, & Railroads. Monthly, 1871 TO 1945 If "Sorry, not found" page appears, copy URL in address bar: http://census.gov/prod/www/abs/statab.html
Slide your mouse over the book jacket for more info and click on it to see the catalog entry.
Provides earnings, splits, IPOs, dividends, and other information. Select Dividends and enter a date to find details of the dividends payments or select Company Directory to narrow your search.
A practical site for identifying ratio, ex-date, payable, record date, and declaration date. Select Splits to find company stock splits by day, week, or upcoming.
- Yahoo! Stock Splits Calendar
Provides a general list of stock splits by date.
The best sources for this research are available locally in the Central branch of the Kansas City Public Library: Slide your mouse over the book jacket for more info and click on it to see the catalog entry.