Information collection from annual reports of public companies
Project Description

In this project, we collect product-related information from the annual reports of US high-tech public companies. We will first learn how to search for public filings of US companies that are filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Then we collect information about companies' products or services in their annual reports.

Supervisor
ZHENG Yue
Quota
10
Course type
UROP1100
Applicant's Roles

(1) Search and download annual reports of US high-tech public companies.
(2) Read through one section of the’annual reports of US public companies and highlight information about the company's products or services.

Applicant's Learning Objectives

(1) Get to know the online source for public companies' filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
(2) Have an understanding of the structure and content of public companies' annual reports.
(3) Learn about the product space of US high-tech companies.

Complexity of the project
Easy