Reuters PowerPlus Pro

*** Library Workshop: Reuters PowerPlus Pro ***

The Department of Finance and the Library will jointly offer a new
workshop for Reuters PowerPlus Pro, a cross-market package of advanced and
flexible tools for users of Reuters information in Microsoft Excel.

The workshop will show you how to:
– Retrieve real-time data on PowerPlus Pro
– Extract time series data
– Obtain company fundamental data on PowerPlus Pro

(NOTE: Interested parties are required to have basic knowledge on Reuters
3000Xtra)

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Reuters 3000 Xtra

*** Library Workshop: Reuters 3000 Xtra ***

The Department of Finance and the Library will jointly offer open
workshops for Reuters 3000 Xtra, a premium database for integrated
financial information.

It covers:
– Stocks, warrants, options, futures and indices traded in worldwide
exchanges
– Fixed income securities including Treasury and corporate bonds
– Cross rates and a vast range of economic indicators
– Company profiles with financial statements of the past 10 to 15 years
– 2 years of international business and financial news

The workshop will show you how to:
– Find and retrieve current & historical data on stocks, indices, exchange
rates, etc.
– Search for companies that meet certain criteria (e.g., PE ratio,
dividend yield)
– Compare stocks in the same or different sectors
– Plot and download the price line graph of one or more instruments

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