Industry Surveys

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Provides industry analysis for over 700 U.S. industries as classified by the NAICS code. Hundreds of specialized industry reports for new, emerging and niche industries are included.  Global industry reports for selected industries are also available.

Reports include: industry performance & key external drivers, industry outlook & life cycle, products & markets including supply chain, competitive landscape, major companies, operating conditions and key statistics

All 700 core NAICS industries in IBISWorld include industry ratios from the Risk Management Association (RMA). You will find the ratios in the "Key Statistics" section of each report. You can also download 10 years of historical ratios to Excel.

Reports are updated every six months.

S & P NetAdvantage

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The Industry Surveys, produced by CFRA Equity Research, cover industry trends, forecasts, major players and market share data, key ratios, and statistics. About 50 industries key to the U.S. economy are featured.

Reports open with an Executive summary with CRFA's fundamental  outlook for the industry including a revenue growth forecast. Reports cover financial metrics, key industry drivers and industry trends.

Discussion follows on how the industry operates and how to analyze a company in the industry. A Glossary and industry references close the report.

Reports are 40 to 50 pages in length and are updated every 6 months.



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FitchConnect offers in-depth research on over 200 global markets and their major industry sectors. Reports feature economic and political risk analysis and 5-year and 10-year  industry forecasts. Daily analysts’ views report on economic developments and industry trends. Industry coverage varies depending on the country. Report types include:

Industry Forecast Reports – Start with these lengthy survey reports that include a market overview, analysis of the competitive landscape of the industry, brief company profiles and a 5 to 10 year industry forecast. Reports are updated quarterly.

Industry Trend Analysis Reports –Brief reports that examine current issues in the industry. Published several times a month.

Global Industry Overview Reports and Regional Industry Overview Reports - Lengthy survey reports that Identify and analyze key industry trends and company trends. Reports include global/regional forecasts.Published quarterly.


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Passport is a global market research database from Euromonitor International that covers over 200 countries and 17 economic regional groups. Features strategic analysis of the business environment, industry reports, consumer demographics and surveys, and profiles of multinational corporations.Also a respected source of economic and business statistics including forecast data.


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Statista is an online portal for statistics on industries, consumer trends, market forecasts and country surveys. You will also find data on public opinion, media, and social and political issues. Statista collects data from public sources including government reports, trade journals, and associations. It also partners with and licenses data from market research and media organizations. Statista data covers 170 industries in 50 countries.

Data comes in the form of graphs, tables and infographics which can be downloaded in Excel, PDF, or PPT. Data is also compiled in comprehensive reports called Dossiers that cover industries, countries, companies/brands, and topics. All data tables/charts include links to the original source and to related information.