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Also, I get that the period is kind of part of the brand, but it looks awkward in the annual report; adding a period makes it look like a sentence, and no one talks like that. I would rather see “2016 annual report”, or just the same title without a period.
no one talks like that.
How would the title sound any different in spoken language without the period? A closing period once was very common on signs and other lettering, even for single words. You can find several examples tagged with “closing period” on my Flickr.
Here’s a gym (German: Turnhalle) from Offenbach:
It wouldn’t, but the period is what makes me imagine the title being spoken, rather than merely seeing it as the label on the front; and thus calls to mind how it sounds weird when spoken. Anyone will say “Turnhalle”, as long as they are speaking German, but no one will say “annual report 2016", since in English you can’t put the date after things in this way – this is my 2019 comment, not my comment 2019.