"The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), is the largest non-governmental regulator for all securities firms doing business in the United States." Its Smart Investing stocks link provides information on this investment vehicle.
New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)
This exchange, started in 1702, combined with Euronext in 2007 to become a “global marketplace group”. Its many links include data on its listed securities, company information, market information, and educational information for the individual investor.
Canadian public company information from SEDAR (System for Electronic Document Analysis and Retrieval). SEDAR is the system used for electronically filing most securities related information with the Canadian securities regulatory authorities.
United States Securities and Exchange Commission Filings
Learn more about a public company using the SEC filings of the company. The tutorial helps you to understand the strategies for searching of the forms electronically filed to the Security and Exchange Commission by all public companies.
United States Securities and Exchange Commission SBRL Voluntary Program
This link from the SEC website provides the investor with new, interactive capabilities to find information on public companies. The Interactive Financial Report link allows the viewing, charting and comparison of financial information on public companies. The Mutual Fund Reader allows the viewing and comparing of mutual fund investment objectives and strategies, risks, costs, and performance.