Answered By: Marc Vinyard Last Updated: May 11, 2015 Views: 1203
The database Business Source Premier has industry reports from MarketLine that contain Porter's Five Forces analyses.
Example: I want a report that discusses Michael Porter's Five Forces and how they relate to the cell phone industry.
- Type mobile phones into the first box
- Type united states into the second box
- Scroll down to Publication Type and select Industry Profile
- Click Search
- The report titled Mobile Phones Industry: the United States from the company MarketLine will have a five forces analysis
- This analysis is very brief and you will likely have to consult other resources to complete your 5 forces analysis
The IBISWorld database doesn't use the term "Porter's Five Forces" in any of it's reports, but the profiles will help with a Porter's Five Forces analysis because the reports will discuss concepts such as "barriers to entry.