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BA 140- Intro to Mergent: Citing

Citing Mergent Resources APA

Mergent Website:

Author/Sponsoring Organization. (Year, Month Date Published). Title of page. Retrieved from url

Mergent, Inc. (n.d.). Apple ownership: Institutional holdings. Retrieved from

Annual Report:

Author/Sponsoring Organization. (Year of publication). Title of report. Retrieved from url

Apple, Inc. (2018). Supplier responsibility: 2018 progress report. Retrieved from

News Source:

Author, A.A. (Year, Month Date of publication). Article title  Paper Title, retrieved from newspaper homepage URL

de la Merced, M.J. (2018, Sept. 17). Apple shares in a time of trade war: Dealbook's one thing to watch today. The New York Times, retrieved from

APA In-Text

Typically in-text citations are in parentheses at the end of the sentence you're citing, but before the period. They should include the author's last name and year published. 


  • Political and economic instability between the United States and China might threaten Apple's supply chain and ambitions to dominate both countries' mobile technology markets (de la Merced, 2018).

If there is no author, please include a brief summary of the title of the work

  • The Vanguard Group, Blackrock, and Berkshire Hathaway are Apple's top three institutional shareholders ("Apple ownership").

If you are citing a particular page, indicate that by including p. # in the citations

  • Although Apple boasts training almost 15 million employees on workplace protections, the content of this training is not known to the general public ("Supplier Responsibility", 2018, p. 14)