Note: News's revenues are gauged from an analysis of company filings.
Trademark applications show the products and services that News is developing and marketing.
News doesn't have any recent trademark applications, indicating News is focusing on
its existing business rather than expanding into new products and markets.
Trademarks may include brand names, product names, logos and slogans.
SHOP THE NEWS On-line retail store services featuring men's and women's apparel, footwear, scarves, accessories, housewares and blankets
ONE DEGREE Education services; dissemination of educational material; publication of educational materials, journals, magazines, papers; electronic publication of information including on-line and over a global computer network; composing, producing and directing audiovisual programs; film and video film production; arranging and conducting of workshops, courses, conferences, seminars, readings and other educational activities; photographic, film and video reporting; conducting of workshops, courses and educational events
Determine whether News grew or shrank during the last recession. This is useful in estimating the
financial strength and credit risk of the company.
Compare how recession-proof News is relative to the industry overall.
While a new recession may strike a particular industry, measuring the
industry and company's robustness during the last recession estimates its ability to weather future recessions.
A competitive analysis shows these companies are in the same general field as News, even though they may not compete head-to-head.
These are the largest companies by revenue. However, they may not have the largest market share in this industry if they have diversified into other business lines.
The "Competition" section of a business plan or investment memorandum would start by analyzing the information about these companies.
Competitive advantage comes from offering better pricing or superior products/service.
These companies are in the same general field as News and are rapidly expanding. Companies may grow organically or through acquisition. In some cases apparently high growth rates may be caused by data that weren't available in previous years.