Value Line Institutional Services

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


>> We have a multi-user license with hundreds of end users. Can we manage our subscription without having to use hundreds of usernames and passwords?

Yes, you can. Please contact Institutional Services at or call 800.531.1425. Your dedicated Institutional Specialist will be pleased to discuss technology solutions that give your end users access without having to manage hundreds of usernames and passwords.

>> We want to redistribute Value Line reports to our clients. How can we do that, and what are your terms and conditions?

We welcome your interest. Please send redistribution requests to our Institutional Services department at or call 1-800-531-1425.

>> What options for remote access does Value Line offer for libraries?

Our online products can be accessed by any of your registered patrons through EZ Proxy, Referring URL, Bar Code Recognition or ther means. Our IT staff will gladly collaborate with you to set up the authentication method that works best for your users. Contact us at or call 1-800-531-1425.

>> We belong to a corporate environemnt. How can we incorporate Value Line reports into one of our research tools with other vendors’ databases on our Intranet?

Our technology specialists can help you do this. Please contact Institutional Services at or call 800.531.1425 for more information.

>> What is the Timelineness Rank?

The Timeliness Rank is Value Line’s proprietary algorithm for predicting the price performance of a stock over the coming 6 to 12 months, relative to the approximately 1,700 stocks covered by Value Line analysts.

>> How many stock alerts can I set up?

For Professional users, there is no limit to the category or number of companies you can add to receive alerts.

>>I've created a custom template in the Advanced Charting tool. Can I save it?

Yes, as a Professional user you are able to save up to 10 templates.

>>How can I retrieve the most recent Selection & Opinion or Summary & Index reports?

After signing in, go to the “Dashboard” from there, use the “Quick Links” box to select the report. Classic print subscribers can review the Summary & Index after 8 a.m. Eastern Time each Monday; simply sign in, go to the “Dashboard”, and use the “Quick Links” box to select “Summary & Index."

>>How can I access the Watchlist tool?

You can access the watchlist tool from three different areas: under "Find Ideas" in the navigation section; from the Dashboard; and from the Company profile in the Action bar.

>>Can I sign into the Value Line platform from more than one computer?

You may only sign in to the Value Line platform from one computer at a time. If you need access on multiple computers, please contact Institutional Services at or call 800.531.1425.

>> How do I look at the classic PDF report for a company?

First, look up a company or select a company from a list. In the “Action” bar near the top of the report is a link for “PDF reports” – you can select from the most recent four reports listed there. Or, from a company report, select the “Value Line PDF Report” module and view the report you are interested in.

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