Answered By: Jennifer Harris
Last Updated: Nov 06, 2015     Views: 102

You can find company and industry ratios using the following databases:

Key Business Ratios
Provides online access to company and industry ratios, searchable by SIC or NAICS code.

Reference USA
This database includes information on over 10.5 million public and private businesses. Search for company and select "Ratio Comparisons." Contains 'RMA Industry Norms'.

Hoover's
Provides access to powerful tools and business and industry information on more than 12 million US and non-US companies, industries, and the people who run them. Search by industry to locate ratios.

You can also find company and industry ratios using the following reference materials (in print only, not available for checkout):

Almanac of Business and Industrial Financial Ratios by Leo Troy, Ph.D.
Call Number: REF HF 5681 .R25 T68

Annual Statement Studies Financial Ratio Benchmarks by The Risk Management Association
Call Number: REF HF 5681 .R25 R6

Industry Norms and Key Business Ratios by D&B Industry and Financial Consulting Services
Call Number: REF HF 5681 .R25 D8b

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