Bristol Community College

Bristol Community College

Finance & Investments

American Stock Exchange

Offers 15-20 minute delayed quotes, stock screening, and portfolio tracking for AMEX, NASDAQ, and NYSE stocks and indices.  Also has 5 days of market news and 3 months of company news (searchable by ticker symbol) from a selection of wire and news services.


Provides timely rates for mortgages, home equity loans, savings, credit cards, and checking accounts and tracks ATM fees and online banking fees.  The database is updated daily and includes over 4,000 institutions.  Other features include a loan calculator, news about the banking and real estate industries, and an extensive and useful how-to section.


Comprehensive and easy-to-use investment research web site providing access to professional-level research tools such as interactive charts, quotes, industry analysis, as well as market news and commentary.  Includes historical quotes from 1985.

Boston Stock Exchange

Information about the exchange, jobs and internships, news, and searchable databases of companies listed and securities traded on the Boston Stock Exchange.

CBS MarketWatch

Affiliated with BigCharts, this site gives news and commentary, excellent personal finance information, investor tools, research, and TV and radio segments.


Comprehensive coverage of U.S. and world business and financial news from CNN, Money Magazine, Commerce Business Daily and other sources.  Major corporate stories, live market data, personal finance tips and its Industry Watch are among the highlights of this well-liked site.


Large stock research site giving an enormous amount of information on individual stocks, including analyst and research reports.  Links to numerous other sites on the web which pertain to the stock are included, so as to make a one-stop website for stock research.

For the novice investor or the investment professional, this site covers most of the field's bases with links to articles, tutorials and a definition of the week taken from its database of more than 3,000 investment terms.  Other sections include "Analyst Insight," "Investing in Options," "Retirement Corner," "Trader's Edge" and several more.

Although a fee is required for premium membership, you can register for a free membership to MorningStar and get e-newsletters on investing, track and analyze your holdings with their Portfolio Manager, get a retirement portfolio in shape with expert 401k guidance, profit from extensive investing education courses in their Investing Classroom, and much more.

Motley Fool

A financial education website, The Motley Fool's mission is to educate, enrich and amuse individual investors around the world.  Virtually everything about personal finance and investments can be found here.  They provide "foolish" investing strategies.

New York Stock Exchange

Market information (including stock prices, market summary and statistics), listed companies with links, and international information are among the NYSE site's key features.

U.S. Saving Bonds Calculator

Find out what your U.S. savings bonds are worth. This page also has links to the Savings Bond Wizard, a savings planner and a growth calculator.

Yahoo Finance

Comprehensive site giving the top financial news stories, market summaries, personal finance and planning.  Historical quotes from 1970.