Connecting to Compustat
Compustat North America provides comprehensive financial, statistical and market data for more than 21,000 U.S. and Canadian companies. These companies include over 10,000 active U.S. companies, more than 12,800 inactive U.S. companies and over 2,000 Canadian companies and over 1,700 indexes. Up to 20 years of annual and monthly data and up to 48 quarters of quarterly data is provided in this database. Balance Sheet, Income Statement, Statement of Cash Flows information and many additional supplemental items coming from supplementary schedules and numbers reported in the footnotes are provided along with general company information, stock rankings, financial ratios, insider trading data, U.S. and Canadian economic data, industry and sub-industry information, indexes, and options and compliance data related to the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. For a more detailed listing of the data items included, please go to the Standard Poor's Research Insight North America Data Items (pdf) file and the corresponding file for Version 8.0.
Note: Compustat data is delivered via the Research Insight client that is available on-campus only. The client is installed in the Library's computer lab (RL200) and the DeFrancesco computer lab.
- Subject: Business
ON CAMPUS ONLY
Compustat data can be accessed using the Research Insight client
Use computer labs on 1st & 2nd floor of the Rohrbach Library (and the DeFrancesco computer lab)
- database runs off of CD's that are updated quarterly on a KU server
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- Purchased with Student Tech Fee Money