Most corporate websites are structured to provide key pieces of valuable information. Explore the websites of any companies or brands you wish to research, including:
Public companies are required to file financial information with the SEC. Each year a public company will produce a 10-K annual report. This report provides valuable information that goes beyond the balance sheet and income statements. Usually, the entire year is recapped and you will learn about the external and internal forces affecting the company.
Read the 10-K closely, especially these two sections:
Use these databases to locate company profiles and conduct company research.