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Citing in APA Format: Reports, Profiles, Annual Reports

This guide will assist you in citing electronic and print resources. Each tab will indicate the type of resource and how to cite.


Report or Profile

Author. (Publication Date). Title of report. Name of source. Available/Retrieved from URL

  • If the report or profile was not written by an individual author, then move the name of the source to the beginning of the citation.


Mintel market research report

Mintal. (2003). Automobile maintenance and repair - US - August 2003. Available from

Datamonitor company profile

Datamonitor. (2008), August 22). Google, Inc. Available from

Industry profile from Standard & Poor's with an individual author

Bokhari, Z. (2008, October 16). Computers: Software. Standard & Poor's Industry Surveys. Available from    


Annual Report or SEC Filing

Name of company. (Publication Date). Form or filing title. Available/Retrieved from URL


Annual Report from a Company Website

Microsoft. (2009). Annual report. Retrieved from

SEC Filing from Subscription Database

Microsoft. (2005, September 25). Form 10-Q. Available from Mergent Online database.

Courtesy of Golden Gate University APA research guide

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