Answered By: Lippincott Library
Last Updated: Apr 06, 2016     Views: 45

Look at IndustriusCFO Industry Metrics (formerly Fintel). Click on Build New Report then select the NAICS or SIC code for your industry of interest. You can create a One Year Benchmark Analysis report, or a Four Year Trend Benchmark Analysis. For an overview of this industry metrics resource take a look at Lippincott's Datapoints blog post Show and Fintel.

Use the Risk Management Association's eStatement Studies.
This information is also available in print at call number HA214 R54 at the Lippincott Library Reference Desk.

Similar titles held at the Reference Desk at Lippincott Library:
D&B Industry Norms and Key Business Ratios - HA214 D815
Troy's Almanac of Business and Industrial Financial Ratios - HF5681 R25 T68

Also, see this spreadsheet from the Stern School of Business at NYU. Contains ratios and statistics, including Economic Value Added, on industries as categorized in Value Line.