The master of the annual letter to shareholders is Warren Buffett. Using plain English and details, he dares to go where virtually no CEO or Chairperson goes. He exudes balance and offers the good and the bad. More importantly, he gives you detailed information about his thinking, philosophy and decision-making. Here are the past 5 years of letters.
They average 24 pages in length. He has been writing an annual letter since 1965. The Berkshire Hathaway website has letters from 1977 to 2014 available.
Enjoy the reads.