Major advantage: ability to download all information in Word, Excel, or PDF format
Simple interface for quick searching of a company's:
All reports are available for downloading and printing.
3 ways to search for SEC Filings in Mergent:
1. EFFICIENT: Government Filings tab.
2. QUICK (and you know the company): Basic Search tab
Note: The company information page will appear and you can then select the Filings tab.
3. COMBINATION (multiple companies or certain criteria): Advanced Search tab
Searching within SEC Filings is best from the GOVERNMENT FILINGS tab search screen
Use the "Text Search" in the Company Search box to search within all EDGAR Documents; can also combine with other search specifications
Example: The search below would result in 10-K Filings with the words "qualified opinion" in the last 12 months