Skip to main content

Finance & Investment: Stocks

Find general finance, investment, and market research and analysis resources.

Ask a Librarian

Stock Exchanges

National (American):

Regional (American):

Foreign Countries:

Other websites:

Over-the-Counter Stocks

The Over-the-Counter Market allows people to buy and sell stocks through dealer-brokers, generally by phone or computer. OTC companies are generally smaller, and they do not meet the criteria to be listed on the larger stock exchanges. Many small companies sell shares for the first time here. Because these companies are unknown, stocks tend to be more speculative than on the bigger markets, but they are a good place for new investors. The OTC Market is regulated by The Financial Industry Regulation Authority (FINRA).

Broker websites:

Stock Reports

  

Stock Summaries

Stock Prices

WEBSITES, DATABASES & SERIALS

The following websites and databases (first 4 listings) feature current and historic stock price details.

The serial publications (final 4 listings) contain historic price information only.

Please note: Print subscriptions on each of the three Daily Stock Price Record serials ended in 2010.

Business and Economics Liaison

Peter Hesseldenz's picture
Peter Hesseldenz
Contact:
W.T. Young Library

University of Kentucky

Lexington, KY 40506-0456

(859) 218-1840

Stock Calculator

What to do with an old stock certificate?

Books