Company Research: Private Companies

Private Company Financial Information

Finding financial information on a private company is always a challenge, because, unlike public companies, they are not required to disclose their financial information to the SEC. Most of the financial resources covered elsewhere on this guide will not include private company information. We do have some resources that have limited financial data for private companies. 

Article Databases

Private company research relies heavily on information found in trade and news publications. The following database provide excellent coverage of business and industry publications.