New search: Rising corporate profit will boost demand for industry services

Demand for Company Research Services industry services is tied to corporate profit and research budget levels. Over the past five years, growth in corporate profit and the number of businesses in the United States have fueled industry growth. Uncertainty in financial markets has also driven new demand for industry services, as companies seek out additional information before making investments in the business environment. Stronger demand for industry services has also fostered growth in profitability during the five-year period. Industry operators have increased the price of research tools and have developed new service offerings to increase their market share...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$1bn
Annual Growth 12-17
2.0%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
6,442
Businesses
233

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • This industry’s performance largely hinges on the ups and downs of corporate profit
  • Operators are generating an increasing portion of revenue from advertising and marketing services
  • Demand from finance and insurance industries is expected to record stronger growth
  • Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

    Medium barriers to entry exist for entrants to the Company Research Services industry. Capital requirements for new companies are moderate as industry operators are required to lease or purchase commercial space, set up communications tools such as internet and telephone connections and purchase basic office equipment such as computers. New operators will also be required to hire a large workforce that will be able to effectively compile and analyze data, which can be assisted through the purchase of software and other online tools.Barriers to successThere are no industry-specific regulations for this industry; however, operators are required to abide by broader regulation such as health and safety codes and the Investment Advisers Act of 1940. Fur...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Company Research Services Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Company Research Services Industry are

  • Ability to alter goods in favor of market conditions
  • Company's product is user friendly
  • Development of a symbiotic relationship with another industry
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Corporate profit and Number of businesses in the Company Research Services industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Company Research Services Industry?

    Companies in this industry conduct research on the management teams, strategic developments, business locations, and the financial conditions of public and private companies. This industry excludes companies that provide basic company research to complement their equity and investment research products and services.

    Industry Products
  • Subscription-based services
  • Advertising and marketing services
  • Licensing
  • Industry Activities
  • Selling company research
  • Compiling company research
  • Marketing and advertising research services
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Corporate profit
  • Number of businesses
  • Investor uncertainty
  • Demand from finance and insurance

  • Current Performance
  • Creating certainty in recovery
  • Expanding business models
  • Industry expansion
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Key market growth
  • Marketing emphasis
  • Consolidation on the rise
  • Table: Company Research Services Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Company Research Services Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail Trade
  • Finance and Insurance
  • Educational Services

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Data Processing & Hosting Services
  • VoIP
  • Wired Telecommunications Carriers

  • Products & Services
  • Subscription-based services
  • Advertising and marketing services
  • Licensing
  • Chart: Company Research Services Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Finance industries
  • Professional service industries
  • Other
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Company Research Services Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Wages
  • Purchases
  • Depreciation and other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Company Research Services

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Company Research Services Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    S&P Global Inc., Dun & Bradstreet, Infogroup Inc.,
  • Table: S&P Global Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Dun & Bradstreet - financial performance
  • Table: Infogroup Inc. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Company Research Services Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Company Research Services Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Corporate profit (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Reseller
  • A company or individual that aggregates content with the intention of reselling it.
  • Subscription-Based Model
  • A revenue model in which clients are typically charged a flat fee for report usage and additional fees based on the sections of reports that are viewed.
  • Transaction-Based Model
  • A revenue model that relies on individual report purchases.
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    • Provides Market Size information to assist with planning and strategic decisions.
    • Includes the necessary information to perform SWOT, PEST and STEER analysis.
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    The Company Research Services market research report includes:
    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
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