SIC 3570 | NAICS 334110
The following guide to industry information, research, and analysis provides sources for industry trends and statistics, financial ratios, salary surveys, and more.
Comprehensive research reports provide in-depth industry analysis and five-year growth forecasts, with special focus on the underlying structure and external forces and relationships that affect industries and their performance. Topics addressed in the reports include:
Freedonia Focus research report analyzes U.S. demand and production at the manufacturers' level, with data provided including historical and forecast demand and shipments by product segment for computers, storage equipment, and other peripherals (e.g., thin client terminals, monitors, keyboards, mice, and printers) and vendors profiled including Apple, Inc., HP Enterprise, and EMC Corporation.
Market research study provides a detailed analysis of the mobile computing devices market on a global basis, with product segments covered in the study including laptops, tablets, smartphones, e-readers, and gaming consoles, and manufacturers profiled including Acer, Inc., Amazon.com, Inc., Apple, Inc., HTC Corp., Lenovo Group, Ltd., Microsoft Corporation, Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., and Sony Corp.
IDC research study provides a five-year market forecast for the personal computer market on a global and regional basis (United States, Western Europe, Asia/Pacific excluding Japan, Japan, and the rest of the world), with information provided in the report for each region including historical and forecast personal computer shipments, dollar value of shipments, and average system price by form factor.
Market research report analyzes the computer peripherals market on a global and regional basis, with products covered by the report including monitors, keyboards, mice, hard drives, optical drives, digital cameras, speakers, printers, and scanners, and manufacturers profiled including Apple Inc., Dell Inc., IBM Corporation, Lexmark International, Logitech, Samsung Electronics, and Seagate Technology.
Market research section features an extensive selection of reports covering various segments of this market sector, with topics addressed in recent reports including mobile client computing, tablets and 2-in-1 devices, PC discrete graphics processing units, server systems and motherboards, hard disk (HDDs) and solid state (SSDs) drives, disk storage systems, and secure digital (SD) memory cards.
Five-year financial statement analysis includes income statements, balance sheets, and key financial ratios, with data available by sales size range on a national, state, and metro area level including:
Financial benchmarking section of these reports provides an analysis of industry profit and expenses as a percentage of revenue by major category (e.g., purchases, wages, depreciation, marketing, rent, utilities, other costs, and earnings before interest and taxes) for the most recent year and line graphs indicating trends for each category over the past five years. Sample report can be viewed free online.
Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage rate data for selected job positions in this manufacturing sector such as director of engineering, senior product manager, electronics technician, and operations support specialist with employers for which compensation data is provided including Apple, Inc., Dell, Inc., Hewlett-Packard Company, IBM Corp., Intel Corporation, and Lenovo Group.
Annual wage survey provides hourly and annual wage data for personnel employed by manufacturers of computers (e.g., mainframes, desktops, workstations, laptops, and servers), storage devices (e.g., magnetic disk drives, optical disk drives, and tape storage units), and peripheral products ( e.g., point-of-sale terminals, monitors, keyboards, mouse devices, printers, and optical readers and scanners).
Interactive database provides detailed transaction data for over 38,000 private and public companies sold for prices ranging from under $250,000 to over $500,000,000, with valuation measures provided including market value of invested capital as a multiple of revenue, gross profit, EBIT, EBITDA, SDE, and book value of invested capital. User guide, free webinar, and sample reports are available online.