Accounting & Finance

The Accounting & Finance guide provides support for students in WCC’s Accounting & Finance program.


Accounting Review

Financial Management

Web Resources

Google Finance “Get real-time stock quotes & charts, financial news, currency conversions, or track your portfolio.”

Investopedia “Resource for investing education, personal finance, market analysis and free trading simulators.”

MarketWatch “Stock Market Quotes, Business News and Financial News from the leading provider, wholly-owned subsidiary of Dow Jones & Company, Inc.”

MSN Money “Real-time stock quotes, deep tools and calculators, and breaking news.”

NASDAQ Stock Market “Official site of The NASDAQ Stock Market featuring free stock quotes, stock exchange prices, stock market news, and online stock trading tools.”

New York Stock Exchange “New, current data, and other information.”

Silicon Investor “Stock discussion forums.”

Yahoo Finance “Free stock quotes, up to date news, portfolio management resources, international market data, message boards, and mortgage rates.”

Wall Street Journal: Market Data “Financial stock market overview with major US stock indexes, currencies, futures, rates, currencies and ETFs. A complete overview of US market data.”

Wall Street Journal: Markets “Follow the latest Wall Street Journal news on stock markets, finance, banks, hedge funds and private equity, with quotes for stocks, stock indexes and ETFs.”

Wall Street Journal: Money Beat Blog with “Up-to-the-minute news and analysis on deals, markets and finance around the world.”


Scholarly Journals

Journal of Accounting Research
“Articles, research reports, capsules and comments, and thematic issues, on all aspects of accounting and the proceedings of the annual Conference on Accounting Research aimed at students, academics, libraries and practitioners.”

Accounting Review
Premier journal of articles reporting the results of accounting research and explaining and illustrating related research methodology

Accounting Perspectives
“Presents a forum for applied research on the discipline & practice of accounting”. 6 month embargo.

Accounting Today
“Coverage includes news emanating from large & small practitioners, regulatory agencies & vendors, in addition to a focus on the top growth niches & management strategies for today’s progressive practices.”


Journal of Finance (1 yr embargo)
“Publishes leading research across all the major fields of financial research. It is the most widely cited academic journal on finance.”

Journal of Financial & Quantitative Analysis
Theoretical and empirical research in financial economics, including corporate finance, investments, capital and security markets and quantitative methods of particular relevance to financial researchers.”