NYPL offers free access to many financial databases with industry surveys, analysts reports, industry data, and historical information.
You can also use print resources to research historical information on companies and industries. The following titles are available on request in the Stephen A. Schwarzman research library.
Mergent's Industry Review | JBM 99-889 (1999 - Current)
Standard & Poor's Industry Surveys | JLM 73-748 (1972 - 2011)
Wall Street Transcript | JBM 98-584 (1998 - current) | *ZAN-T6066 (1964 - 1997) | Weekly publication of stockbroker reports on companies and industries.