Everyone in the financial market knows that if you want to understand about a company, most of the essential information you need are embedded in the annual report.

It is very important to know the information you can get out of it and the information you can’t. Only then will you be able to know what you should be looking out for in an annual report.

Many investors are very messy in the way they analyze. While this may work for some, having no structure in investing may suggest that the individual is lost. Having no structure also leads to a greater likelihood of committing errors too as there is no system to fall back on.

In this article, we will be highlighting how you should read an annual report and what you should be looking out for.

Letter to shareholders

This is the part where many investors skip because all