Skip to Main Content

COMM 204 Professional Communication: Company Information

SWOT Reports

A SWOT report is something that describes a company's:





This report allows the reader to understand the company's direction and room for improvement. It can describe or infer future actions in a company or project, as well as aims and external or internal factors that may affect the company or project. 

Ticker Symbol

A ticker symbol is a combination of letters (or sometimes numbers) used to identify a security listed on an exchange or otherwise traded publicly. Ticker symbols are unique to each security. To find a ticker symbol, go to the company's website or any of the following websites: 

Finding Company Information using Databases

Finding Company Reports from the Web

Some websites collect company reports online. Please note that while these websites do offer some free reports, some of the reports require you to purchase them. Always check library databases before going to the websites.