Unveiling your Financial Toolkit

Written by Business Librarian, Mark Pond

Greetings, esteemed readers and financial enthusiasts!

Stock prices go up. Stock prices go down. Sometimes in a seemingly unhinged manner. If you’re looking for access to reliable and comprehensive investment research tools, look no further than Spokane Public Library.

Whether you’re a seasoned investor or just embarking on your financial journey, our library offers a trio of power-packed tools that are sure to empower your investment decisions: the Bloomberg Terminal, Morningstar, and Value Lines.

  1. Bloomberg Terminal: Unleash the Power of Real-Time Data
    At the heart fo our investment research arsenal lies the Bloomberg Terminal, a global financial platform renowned for its real-time data and analytics. Dive into live news feeds, conduct in-depth company analyses, and visualize market trends like a pro.

    This is a resource that must be accessed in-person at Central Library.
    Note: navigating the Bloomberg interface requires a learning curve so if you aren’t already familiar with the platform, get in touch with me and I’d be thrilled to give you some navigation pointers.

  2. Morningstar: Illuminating Investment Opportunities
    With Morningstar, your investment journey is guided by comprehensive research and expert analysis. Uncover insights into mutual funds, stocks, and ETFs, and gain access to independent ratings and data-driven research. Morningstar’s comprehensive database allows you to evaluate investment opportunities based on a multitude of factors, helping you make sound financial choices with confidence.

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  3. Value Line: Empowering Informed Decision-Making
    In the realm of stock research, Value Line shines as a beacon of dependable data. With its legendary one-page reports and unparalleled historical perspective, Value Line equips you with the tools to evaluate stocks, industries, and markets.

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Start using these resources today and unlock the doors to a world of investment opportunities. Empower yourself with these remarkable tools, and watch your financial dreams transform into reality.

Happy Investing!