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Company Research

A guide to resources for researching public, private, local, and international companies. Includes sources for annual reports, market analysis, and news stories.

Public Company Research

Public companies are traded within the open market with shares being purchased by a variety of investors. Examples of public companies include Google Inc., F5 Networks Inc., Chevron Corporation and Procter & Gamble Co.

Public companies must meet mandatory reporting standards as regulated through government entities. Stringent reporting requirements are set by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), including the public disclosure of financial statements and annual 10-K reports discussing the state of the company.

Company Financials

Histories & Industry Reports

Journal & News Articles