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Finding Industry Information: A Research Guide: Industry Ratios and Norms

This is a guide to finding information about industries using resources available from the University Libraries.

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Reference Books

These books are the most comprehensive sources of industry ratio information.  The most recent edition of these reference books are on Reserve, and can be obtained at the Circulation Desk at the University Library:

  • Almanac of Business and Industrial Financial Ratios (Reserve HF 5681 R25 T68).


  • Industry Norms and Key Business Ratios (Reserve HF 5681 R25 I52X).


  • RMA Annual Statement Studies (Reserve HF 5681 B2 R62X).
  • Electronic Resources

    Please note: databases having the Accessible to University at Albany users only icon  can only be accessed from off campus if you are a registered library borrower. You must have a SUNY card issued by the University at Albany AND currently be affiliated with the university as faculty, staff or student.

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