NASDAQ:MORN - Morningstar Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$134.76 +1.38 (+1.03 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$133.38
Today's Range$133.97 - $135.99
52-Week Range$79.54 - $140.61
Volume92,100 shs
Average Volume75,430 shs
Market Capitalization$5.64 billion
P/E Ratio38.99
Dividend Yield0.74%
Beta0.79
Morningstar logoMorningstar, Inc. provides independent investment research services in North America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. It offers a line of data, research, and software tools on a range of investment offerings, including managed investment products, publicly listed companies, fixed income securities, private capital markets, and real-time global market data for financial advisors, asset managers, retirement plan providers and sponsors, and individual and institutional investors. The company offers Morningstar Data, an investment data spanning various investment databases, including pricing and commodity data; Morningstar Direct, an institutional investment research platform; investment management solutions, which include Morningstar Managed Portfolios, the strategist models on third-party managed account platforms, as well as services for institutional asset management, asset allocation, and manager selection; institutional asset management services for asset management firms, broker-dealers, and insurance providers; Morningstar Advisor Workstation, a Web-based investment planning system; and Morningstar.com, a Website for individual investors. It also provides Morningstar Enterprise Components, a set of tools and capabilities that builds customized Websites or enhances existing solutions; Morningstar Research, which includes equity research and manager research; Morningstar Credit Ratings that provides new issue and surveillance ratings and analysis for structured credits, as well as operational risk assessment services; Morningstar Indexes, a set of investment indexes; workplace solutions, such as retirement advice and managed accounts, fiduciary services, and custom models; a mobile application, excel plug-in, data feeds, and data solutions; equity and manager research, and credit rating services; and institutional asset management, asset allocation, and manager selection services. The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Investment advice
Sub-IndustryPublishing
SectorBusiness Services
SymbolNASDAQ:MORN
CUSIP61770010
Phone312-696-6000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.14
Current Ratio1.71
Quick Ratio1.71

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio38.99
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$911.70 million
Price / Sales6.30
Cash Flow$4.7770 per share
Price / Cash28.21
Book Value$18.93 per share
Price / Book7.12

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$136.90 million
Net Margins16.15%
Return on Equity17.53%
Return on Assets10.28%

Miscellaneous

Employees4,920
Outstanding Shares42,640,000
Market Cap$5.64 billion

Morningstar (NASDAQ:MORN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Morningstar's stock symbol?

Morningstar trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MORN."

How often does Morningstar pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Morningstar?

Morningstar announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 21st. Stockholders of record on Friday, July 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Friday, July 27th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 5th. View Morningstar's Dividend History.

How will Morningstar's stock buyback program work?

Morningstar declared that its board has authorized a stock repurchase program on Saturday, December 9th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Morningstar's earnings last quarter?

Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ:MORN) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 25th. The business services provider reported $0.97 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.69 by $0.28. The business services provider had revenue of $252.40 million for the quarter. Morningstar had a return on equity of 17.53% and a net margin of 16.15%. View Morningstar's Earnings History.

When is Morningstar's next earnings date?

Morningstar is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Morningstar.

Who are some of Morningstar's key competitors?

Who are Morningstar's key executives?

Morningstar's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Kunal Kapoor CFA, Pres & CEO (Age 43)
  • Mr. Jason M. Dubinsky, Chief Financial Officer (Age 45)
  • Ms. Bevin Desmond, Head of Talent & Culture (Age 52)
  • Mr. Daniel E. Needham CFA, Pres & Chief Investment Officer of Investment Management (Age 39)
  • Mr. Daniel Dunn, Chief Revenue Officer (Age 42)

Has Morningstar been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about MORN stock has been trending positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Morningstar earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.35 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the business services provider an impact score of 51.68 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Morningstar.

Who are Morningstar's major shareholders?

Morningstar's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (1.84%), FMR LLC (1.75%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.41%), Royce & Associates LP (1.41%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.92%) and Bank of America Corp DE (0.63%). Company insiders that own Morningstar stock include Bevin Desmond, Gail S Landis, Jack Noonan, Joseph D Mansueto, Steven N Kaplan, Tricia Rothschild and William M Lyons. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Morningstar.

Which major investors are selling Morningstar stock?

MORN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Mackay Shields LLC, Zebra Capital Management LLC and Bridgewater Associates LP. Company insiders that have sold Morningstar company stock in the last year include Bevin Desmond, Gail S Landis, Jack Noonan, Joseph D Mansueto, Steven N Kaplan and William M Lyons. View Insider Buying and Selling for Morningstar.

Which major investors are buying Morningstar stock?

MORN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, BTIM Corp., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Chicago Capital LLC, Palo Capital Inc., Brown Advisory Inc. and Welch & Forbes LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Morningstar.

How do I buy shares of Morningstar?

Shares of MORN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Morningstar's stock price today?

One share of MORN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $134.76.

How big of a company is Morningstar?

Morningstar has a market capitalization of $5.64 billion and generates $911.70 million in revenue each year. Morningstar employs 4,920 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Morningstar?

Morningstar's mailing address is 22 WEST WASHINGTON STREET, CHICAGO IL, 60602. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 312-696-6000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Morningstar (NASDAQ MORN)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  115 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  200 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  315
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Morningstar and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MORN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MORN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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