Hoover's provides directory listings and brief profiles for millions of public and private companies worldwide.
Coverage varies. More detailed information can be found for publicly-traded companies and for larger private companies; less information for smaller firms.
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Basic listings provide address, contact information, type of business, and other basic directory data. Detailed listings include background on officers, summary of operations, company history, list of competitors, news stories, and a financial summary.
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