Industry ratios

Revised questions:

Where do I find business and industry ratios?

How do I compare a company to its industry?

One difference seems to be that some resources (Yahoo! Finance, Factiva) take industry to mean US-quoted companies, others (Thomson Reuters) take a global view. You really need to check the companies that are being classified as an Industry.

Need to investigate whether ratios are available for industry/sector indices on Thomson One Banker and Datastream.

Useful links:

Bragg, S.M. (2002) Business Ratios and Formulas: A Comprehensive Guide – e-book available through NetLibrary

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