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Aug 14, 2014, 10:59 ET

Morningstar Reports U.S. Mutual Fund Asset Flows for July 2014

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

Aug 12, 2014, 14:15 ET

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

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

Aug 06, 2014, 17:06 ET

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

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

Aug 06, 2014, 09:45 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for American Residential Properties 2014-SFR1 Trust (ARP 2014-SFR1)

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

Aug 05, 2014, 10:48 ET

Morningstar Upgrades Analyst Rating for Two U.S. Funds, Downgrades Seven Funds in July

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

Aug 05, 2014, 07:00 ET

Asian Equity Funds Post Strong Results in July, Morningstar Canada Data Show

TORONTO, Aug. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Mutual funds in Canada that invest in Asian stocks, particularly those that have large holdings in China, were the...

Jul 29, 2014, 13:11 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for COMM 2014-FL4 Mortgage Trust, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Renaissance Aruba Certificates (COMM 2014-FL4, Renaissance Aruba Certificates)

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings for the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) transaction COMM 2014-FL4...

Jul 29, 2014, 09:05 ET

Morningstar Announces Speakers and Agenda for 2014 ETF Conference, Sept. 17-19 in Chicago

 Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today announced the speakers and agenda for its fifth...

Jul 28, 2014, 11:00 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for Invitation Homes 2014-SFR2 (IH 2014-SFR2)

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

Jul 23, 2014, 17:22 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for Morgan Stanley Bank of America Merrill Lynch Trust 2014-C17, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2014-C17 (MSBAM 2014-C17)

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

Jul 23, 2014, 16:04 ET

Morningstar, Inc. Reports Second-Quarter 2014 Financial Results, Including a Previously Announced, Non-Recurring $61.0 Million Litigation Settlement Expense

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

Jul 22, 2014, 17:25 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for Silver Bay Realty 2014-1 (SBY 2014-1)

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

Jul 22, 2014, 11:41 ET

Morningstar to Participate in Schwab OpenView Gateway™, Seamlessly Integrating Schwab's Real-Time RIA Custodial Data into Morningstar Office(SM)

 Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today announced it is participating in the Schwab...

Jul 22, 2014, 09:02 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC Assigns 'MOR CS2' Commercial Mortgage Primary Servicer and Special Servicer Rankings for Cohen Financial Services (DE), LLC

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned its 'MOR CS2' commercial mortgage primary servicer and special servicer rankings for Cohen Financial...

Jul 21, 2014, 09:32 ET

Morningstar Publishes New Book, Why Moats Matter: The Morningstar Approach to Stock Investing

 Identifying "economic moats," or structural barriers that protect companies from competition, is the cornerstone of Morningstar's equity...

Jul 17, 2014, 13:29 ET

Morningstar and Business Logic Settle Dispute

Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, has reached an agreement to settle its dispute with...

Jul 17, 2014, 10:33 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC Affirms 'MOR SBC1' Small-Balance Commercial Mortgage Servicer and Special Servicer Rankings for KeyBank, N.A.

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today affirmed its 'MOR SBC1' small-balance commercial mortgage servicer and special servicer rankings for KeyBank,...

Jul 15, 2014, 13:11 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for Morgan Stanley Capital I Trust 2014-CPT, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2014-CPT (MSCI 2014-CPT)

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

Jul 15, 2014, 11:43 ET

Morningstar Reports U.S. Mutual Fund Asset Flows for June 2014

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

Jul 14, 2014, 15:11 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for WFRBS Commercial Mortgage Trust 2014-C21, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2014-C21 (WFRBS 2014-C21)

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