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Bloomberg Terminal (requires free registration) The terminal is located in the Government Documents room right off of the Bartle Reference area. Here is a Youtube video describing how to find industry data (including ratios) in Bloomberg.
Magazine, Journal and News Articles
Business Source Ultimate
Contains, articles, company and industry profiles Click on the Company Profiles (under More) button to get company reports. Do a Publication type search for industry profiles For help, see the related tutorials.
Bloomberg is a major global provider of 24-hour financial news and information, including real-time and historic price data, financials data, trading news and analyst coverage, emerging market data and more.
Located on data computer in the Government Documents area. Restricted to current BU faculty & students only. Provides historical coverage of major securities from worldwide markets, plus increasing data coverage on emerging markets and new instruments. Includes equity, index, commodity, currency, bond, economic data, and more
Coverage: varies, with some data going back 30 years. Includes equity, index, commodity, currency, bond, economic data, and more. Data is available in daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, and yearly formats. Output easily transfers into Excel.
Provides electronic access (in PDF format) to all Moody's/Mergent manuals ever published dating back to 1909.
The database is in two sections: Corporate and Municipal. WebReports contain more than 180,000 documents covering over 100 countries and industries using an easy-to-navigate and reliable system. Updated annually. Coverage: 1909 - 2019.