Digital Camera Assignment

  • Market Share Information

  • Several databases can be used to find market share information. Below are two examples:

    Suggested search in ABI/Inform:
    Type "market share" in one search box
    Type "digital cameras" in another search box
    Change the drop-down menu choice to the right of each box to read "Document text"
    Run the search

    Business Source Premier
    Suggested search in Business Source Premier:
    Select the "Advanced Search" option
    Type "market share" in one search box
    Type "digital cameras" in another search box
    Run the search
    To retrieve the most recent articles at the top of the list, change the "Relevance Sort" option in the upper right portion of the screen to "Date Descending"
    As of the date this web page was created, the top article includes the market shares of the top ranked digital camera companies in terms of shipping

  • Company Information

  • Detailed company information can be found on the following databases:
    Mergent (Public and private company information)
    Value Line (On-campus)
    Value Line (Off-campus)

  • Industry Information

  • Information about the consumer electronics industry, which includes cameras, can also be found by using ABI/Inform and Business Source Premier. In addition, this information can be found by using Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage database:
    For example, to search for information in NetAdvantage on the retail consumer electronics industry select "Industries"
    Select "Industry Surveys" on the upper left of the screen
    Scroll down to "Retailing: Specialty"
    Each of the quarterly reports include a summary on the consumer electronics industry

  • SIC/NAICS Codes

  • NAICS System (2002, 2007 and 2012 versions)
    SIC System Search

    Page maintained by: Erica K. Argyropoulos
    Last Updated: August 18, 2017