Business and Industrial Financial
Ratios(REF HF 5681 R25 A45)
Print resource. Annual publication covering over
190 industries. Organized by asset size (e.g.,
Under $500,000) and provides
data on operating costs and operating income as well as selected
financial ratios and financial factors (e.g., Profit Margin (After
Expenses Survey Maintained by the U.S. Census Bureau and
published every 5 years. Provides percentages for business
expenses in 7 categories (e.g., "Transportation, Repair and
Maintenance, Printing, Advertising"). Organized by NAICS.
Financial Studies of the Small Business (HF5681.R25
F55 2005) Print resource. Data from financial statements from independent Certified Public Accounting firms.
Covers over 65
different types of businesses in the categories Retail,
Contractors, Professional Services, Manufacturers, and Other (e.g., Farm). Organized by Asset Size, Sales Volume, 25% Most
Profitable, and Five-Year Trend. Latest edition 2005.