Note: Public companies are required by law to produce these annual and other financial reports. They are targeted at investors, and are not always easy to read. However, if you take the time to read through them you can learn a lot about a company's activities and future plans.
Another approach to finding company profile information is to search for articles or news stories that have been written on that company.
You'll find a list of the key databases for business articles and news over on our Articles guide.
Tip: You can use the filters provided by the databases to focus on more recent articles.