Publicly held companies have to announce financial numbers in a press release every quarter. Often, politicians have to release financial data in a press release. Privately held companies can keep their numbers to themselves, but they might want to send a press release with their financial information, especially if are listed in a business journal’s 100 best company lists. Although publicly held companies know how to write a press release for financial numbers, others might need a refresher. Read this article for general information about financial information releases.