3/08/2015 | 2:51 PM The basic materials industry offers plenty of opportunities to make mistakes, which is why stewardship in the sector is of critical importance.
3/08/2015 | 2:49 PM The recent stock-market pullback has unveiled some value in Australian real estate investment trusts, including in the small-cap space.
31/07/2015 | 3:30 PM While there are structural headwinds facing the company's print media assets, the negative market sentiment towards News Corp overlooks a number of "moaty" elements within the group.
29/07/2015 | 4:12 PM The iron-ore party is over and life for those producers in the highest half of the cost curve is tough -- and getting tougher.
29/07/2015 | 4:11 PM Share prices are around fair value in aggregate, though the recent pullback has led to some value emerging.
24/07/2015 | 11:44 AM Morningstar's Peter Warnes answers some questions from a recent webinar, covering topics ranging from BHP's progressive dividend through to what lies ahead for retail stocks.
20/07/2015 | 1:56 PM Foreign predators are active in the Australian industrials sector but value is hard to find, Morningstar analysts say.
20/07/2015 | 1:54 PM Valuations in the sector are stretched on the back of strong demand for yield and defensive growth, according to Morningstar analysts.
20/07/2015 | 1:54 PM While the Australian financial services sector is in good shape, its earnings outlook is still subject to macroeconomic conditions.
17/07/2015 | 5:21 PM While having read the situation reasonably well in the first six months of 2015, predicting the long term is still Morningstar's main game, Peter Warnes says.
2/07/2015 | 10:15 AM The accounting software provider possesses solid growth prospects, as well as sustainable competitive advantages primarily stemming from customer switching costs.
19/06/2015 | 2:15 PM An analysis of global banking systems lends clarity to Morningstar's bank moat methodology.
12/06/2015 | 2:55 PM Morningstar's focus on companies with strong and enduring sustainable competitive advantages generates well above average returns over the long term.
12/06/2015 | 1:54 PM Morningstar's US-based director of content Susan Dziubinski gives investors a breakdown of these index-linked investments that have exploded in popularity.
29/05/2015 | 10:50 AM Morningstar analysts take a look at some of the common holdings among Australian small-cap fund managers.
4/05/2015 | 9:43 AM With South32 driving operations to their potential, the value hidden in global mining giant BHP Billiton can be liberated, Morningstar's Mark Taylor says.
4/05/2015 | 9:40 AM Brambles offers strong growth potential over the next few years linked to its relatively low-risk emerging markets and product growth strategies.
4/05/2015 | 9:39 AM Economic-moat ratings are invaluable in helping build portfolios with attractive risk/return characteristics, as Morningstar analysts explain.
1/05/2015 | 1:59 PM Westpac's cutting of services to the money exchange industry is not enough to cloud OzForex's bright outlook, Morningstar's Nathan Zaia says.
29/04/2015 | 10:10 AM The takeover of Toll Holdings illustrates renewed overseas interest in the Australian industrial sector, Morningstar analysts say.
29/04/2015 | 10:04 AM Share prices in the consumer sector have been driven to lofty heights on strong demand for yield and defensive growth, according to Morningstar analysts.
29/04/2015 | 9:54 AM The resources sector is slightly undervalued with the main pockets of value in the large mining stocks, Morningstar analysts say.
29/04/2015 | 8:25 AM Australian financial services companies are in excellent shape with solid earnings upside likely, Morningstar analysts say.
28/04/2015 | 3:00 PM The chase for yield has pushed share prices of Kiwi companies well above Morningstar's fair value estimates, analysts say.
27/04/2015 | 11:26 AM Yield compression will continue as a meaningful influence on equity markets for the foreseeable future, Morningstar analysts say.
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20/04/2015 | 9:56 AM MYOB's indicative price range looks reasonable but the bookbuild process increases risks for retail investors, Morningstar analysts say in their pre-IPO report.
30/03/2015 | 10:30 AM As part of a global review Morningstar has reassessed the moat sources of the four major Australian banks, while still maintaining their wide-moat ratings.
30/03/2015 | 10:06 AM While sentiment towards Crown is fragile and negative news flow shows no signs of easing, the long-term backdrop in Macau is favourable as the region transitions to a more sustainable business model.
30/03/2015 | 9:18 AM Despite a slump in the company's share price, Morningstar doesn't believe disappointing results from a recent clinical trial are disastrous for the Sirtex Medical's prospects.
10/03/2015 | 9:17 AM This well-known Australian law firm ticks all the boxes, having a competitive advantage, a growth strategy and a strong management team.
6/02/2015 | 10:57 AM Following a thorough review of its valuation methodology, Morningstar will be implementing improvements within its global coverage universe of around 1,400 companies in 2015.
4/02/2015 | 8:23 AM Morningstar expects the global plasma market to grow at 5 per cent over the next five years, with higher growth for the top three players including Australia's CSL.