Compustat Global in WRDS: The Basics
Begins with an overview of Compustat Global, highlighting the database's coverage and available variables. Will you need to filter by country for your research? Step-by-step instructions are provided.
The three types of Compustat Global data available on the WRDS platform are explored:
- Fundamentals data
- Index constituents and index prices
- Securities data
The tutorial concludes with a discussion of some common research questions regarding Compustat Global data.