MBA 223-1: Corporate Financial Reporting

Public Company Financial Disclosures and Reporting

Recent annual reports and financial disclosure information for public companies is readily available on the web at sites such as Yahoo Finance and Google Finance.  For Security and Exchange Commission-required filings, including 10Ks and 10Qs, see the SEC's EDGAR database for free access to all SEC filings.

Disclosures and annual reports not available through these sites can be accessed either by using one of the databases below (1994-present, with some historical coverage available through Proquest Historical Annual Reports) or by accessing the microfiche collection in the Business Library (pre-1995).

For more information about available company information resources, please see Business Library Subject Guide #4, Company Information.


  • Mergent Online
    Company reports and all SEC filings going back to 1994.
  • Factiva
    Public company profiles, latest news and reports, competitors, financials. Click on the Companies/Markets tab.
  • Historical Annual Reports
    Includes over 800 companies' annual reports available as searchable pdf images. Includes financial data, Fortune 500 ranking, industry classification, key people, geographic location, and more.
  • Hoover's Online
    Contains profiles of companies including history, financials, competitors, etc.
  • LexisNexis Academic
    Company dossiers — US and international coverage. Company profiles, corporate hierarchies, latest news, analyst reports, complete financials, annual reports, SEC filings from 1994. Compare companies.
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