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Company Reports

A company profile provides general and quick overview of a company

Annual Reports

  • Annual Report to Shareholders is a comprehensive report on a company's activities, and gives shareholders information about the company's activities and financial performance.

    Company Web Sites
    Annual Reports Library

     
  • 10-K Annual Report is a comprehensive report of a company's performance submitted annually to the Securities and Exchange Commission. It contains much more detail than the annual report to shareholders.

    LexisNexis Academic Universe
    EDGAR Database

     

Analyst Reports

Analyst reports include overview and analysis of a company or industry.  Some reports can be found in LexisNexis Academic Universe.

Zacks Equity Reseach reports via LexisNexis Academic Universe

 

Industry Reports

  • S&P Capital IQ Industry Surveys via NetAdvantage
  • MarketLine Industry Profiles in Business Source Complete
     
  • http://clients1.ibisworld.com/img/logo.jpg
     provides industry and market reports for 700 industries at the 5-digit level. Each report consists of 30 to 40 pages of key statistics and analysis on market characteristics, operating conditions, current and forecast performance, major industry participants and more.

Company Financials

10-K Annual Reports in EDGAR Database

Annual Reports to Shareholders on company Web sites

Hoover's company reports in LexisNexis Academic Universe

Company Dossier in LexisNexis Academic Universe

Company Strategy

10-Ks and Annual Reports to Shareholders: under Business or Management Discussion

Business Source Complete: search for articles about your company using search term "strategic planning"

Porter's Five Forces Analysis

MarketLine industry reports in Business Source Complete look for the section called Five Forces Analysis.

SWOT Analysis

MarketLine company reports in Business Source Complete look for section called SWOT Analysis.

Supply Chain

10-Ks and Annual Reports to Shareholders: look for terms such as supply chain, logistics, purchasing, or transportation within the text

Business Source Complete: search for articles on your company using such terms as supply chain, logistics, purchasing, transportation, distribution

Articles from Newspapers, Magazines and Trade Publications