- a document reporting to stockholders on management and operations and containing fiscal information, published yearly by a publicly held corporation as required by federal law.
* * *annual report nounThe report, including the annual financial statements, audit report and formal directors' report, presented by a company to its shareholders each year• • •Main Entry: ↑annual
* * *a document that gives details of the financial activities of a company or other organization over the past year
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