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Nov 18, 2014, 17:29 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for LCCM 2014-PKMD Mortgage Trust, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates (LCCM 2014-PKMD)

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings for the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) transaction LCCM 2014-PKMD...

Nov 18, 2014, 12:55 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for COMM 2014-UBS6 Mortgage Trust, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2014-UBS6 (COMM 2014-UBS6)

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings for the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) transaction COMM 2014-UBS6...

Nov 18, 2014, 10:17 ET
Nov 17, 2014, 16:21 ET

Morningstar Reports U.S. Mutual Fund and ETF Asset Flows for October 2014

 Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today reported estimated U.S. mutual fund and...

Nov 17, 2014, 14:29 ET
Nov 14, 2014, 15:51 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for CDGJ Commercial Mortgage Trust 2014-BXCH, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2014-BXCH (CDGJ 2014-BXCH)

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings for the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) transaction CDGJ Commercial...

Nov 14, 2014, 10:47 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for American Homes 4 Rent 2014-SFR3 (AH4R 2014-SFR3)

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings to five classes of single-family rental pass-through certificates from...

Nov 14, 2014, 09:42 ET
Nov 12, 2014, 16:50 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for WFRBS Commercial Mortgage Trust 2014-C25, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2014-C25 (WFRBS 2014-C25)

 Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings for the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) transaction WFRBS...

Nov 11, 2014, 10:23 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC Affirms 'MOR CV2' Ranking for Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC as a Commercial Vendor for REO Asset Management

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today affirmed its 'MOR CV2' ranking for Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC as a commercial vendor for real estate-owned...

Nov 11, 2014, 07:02 ET

House of Cards: Morningstar's HelloWallet Unit Examines How Buying a Home vs. Renting and Investing Affects Wealth Creation

HelloWallet Holdings, Inc., a leading provider of online financial wellness and a Morningstar (NASDAQ: MORN) company, today published a new...

Nov 10, 2014, 12:42 ET

Morningstar Upgrades Analyst Rating for One U.S. Fund, Downgrades 20 Funds in October

Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today announced Morningstar Analyst Rating™ changes...

Nov 05, 2014, 09:59 ET

New Research from Roger Ibbotson and Morningstar's Tom Idzorek about Investment "Popularity" Featured in 40th Anniversary Issue of Journal of Portfolio Management

The Journal of Portfolio Management has selected "Dimensions of Popularity" by Roger Ibbotson and Thomas Idzorek for its prestigious 40th...

Nov 04, 2014, 07:00 ET

Natural Resources Stocks Continue to Sink in October, Dragging Canadian Equity Funds Down, Morningstar Canada Data Show

TORONTO, Nov. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - October was a volatile month for the world's stock markets, which saw steep declines during the first two weeks. By...

Oct 30, 2014, 09:51 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC Lowers Residential Mortgage Servicer and Vendor Rankings for Ocwen; Assigns Residential Prime Mortgage Servicer Ranking

 Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today removed from Alert status and lowered its three outstanding operational risk assessment rankings for two...

Oct 29, 2014, 14:53 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for Starwood Retail Property Trust 2014-STAR, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2014-STAR (SRPT 2014-STAR)

 Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings for the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) transaction Starwood...

Oct 27, 2014, 13:36 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for Credit Suisse First Boston Mortgage Securities Corp., Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2014-TIKI (CSMC 2014-TIKI)

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings for the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) transaction Credit Suisse...

Oct 24, 2014, 15:32 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for Invitation Homes 2014-SFR3 (IH 2014-SFR3)

 Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings to five classes of single-family rental pass-through certificates from...

Oct 23, 2014, 09:44 ET

Morningstar to Provide Equity Research and Ratings to Charles Schwab

Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, has been selected by Charles Schwab to provide global...

Oct 22, 2014, 16:07 ET

Morningstar, Inc. Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results

 Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today announced its third-quarter 2014 financial...