Instructions and tips for getting started on the Bloomberg Professional terminals for research in business, finance, real estate and economics.
Bloomberg Guides and Tutorials
- Type BPS and hit <GO>, or type BU and click on Marketing Materials, to access Bloomberg's Getting Starting guide, search guides, and topic-specific cheat sheets. Click Download to view the document. Choose the print command within Adobe to obtain a hard copy.
- Register for or view free training seminars or webinars through SMNR.
- Refer to the Certification Program link on this web guide for details on the Bloomberg Markets Concepts (BMC) course.
- Bring personal earphones to listen to tutorials, or borrow a set of headphones through the library. At the Eisenhower Library, connect your headphones to the keyboard. At Harbor East, connect them to the computer.
Hit the yellow <EQUITY> button. Press <GO>. Choose from the categories.
Type INDUSTRY. Hit <HELP>.
Select "Functions & Analytics" or other options.
Follow prompts for a specific search.
Hit the yellow <EQUITY> key. Press <GO>. Type WEI. Press <GO>.
Industry Group Earnings
Hit the yellow <EQUITY> key. Press <GO>. Type EEI. Hit <GO>. Select an industry.