Daily Archives: 27 September 2010

Retrieving a company’s share price on Datastream

Datastream provides access to an extensive historical archive of international company and economic data, which can be exported to Excel. To retrieve a time series of a company’s share price: Open Excel, click on ‘Add-ins’, ‘Datastream-AFO’ and then on ‘Time Series Request’. Click on the Navigator button Click on ‘Set Criteria’ and search by company… Read more

Finding company profiles on Business Source Complete

To find a profile for a particular company: From the Advanced Search Screen, click on the Company Profiles link in the Browse column. Enter the name of the company in the Browse box.  You can enter all or part of the name. Click on the Browse button to view the list of results. Click on… Read more