Events:

The semester is now over, but here are some things to look forward to for next year!  
  • Multiple very powerful alumni coming to teach different investment techniques
  • Networking Trips to the UMass Club in Boston
  • Going to JP Morgan for a boot camp on Valuation Techniques

 

Resources

Below are a number of different references and sources that will assist in analysis.

Job/Internship Related:

Online Resources:

  • Investopedia.com — This site is a great learning resource. Investopedia contains tutorials, articles and definitions of many common investing terms.
  • Finance.yahoo.com — This site gives different basic information about companies
  • SeekingAlpha.com — This site aggregates different financial blogs and has many good articles about companies and industries

Library Database Resources: (Databases located at www.library.umass.edu )

  • IBISWord United States — The best resource for assistance in industry analysis.
  • Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage — Professional Company Research Reports
  • Mergent Online — Company reports on public companies worldwide. SEC filings from 1993. Annual reports from 1997. Financials for 15 years. Great for companies historic financials.