Morningstar, Inc. Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend of 5 Cents Per Share

Sep 23, 2011, 15:26 ET from Morningstar, Inc.

CHICAGO, Sept. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today declared a quarterly dividend of 5 cents per share. The dividend is payable Oct. 31, 2011 to shareholders of record as of Oct. 14, 2011.

About Morningstar, Inc.

Morningstar, Inc. is a leading provider of independent investment research in North America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. The company offers an extensive line of products and services for individuals, financial advisors, and institutions. Morningstar provides data on approximately 400,000 investment offerings, including stocks, mutual funds, and similar vehicles, along with real-time global market data on more than 4 million equities, indexes, futures, options, commodities, and precious metals, in addition to foreign exchange and Treasury markets. Morningstar also offers investment management services and has more than $180 billion in assets under advisement and management as of June 30, 2011. The company has operations in 26 countries.

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