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  1. What Makes a Moat?

    In an excerpt from their new book, Morningstar's Heather Brilliant and Elizabeth Collins explore how to identify a moat and how intangible assets can help a firm carve out a sustainable competitive advantage.

  2. 2 Key Sources of Moat

    In this second excerpt from their new book, Morningstar's Heather Brilliant and Elizabeth Collins detail how companies leverage cost advantage and switching costs to their benefit.

  3. 2 More Key Moat Sources

    In this final excerpt from their new book, Morningstar's Heather Brilliant and Elizabeth Collins examine how companies can build competitive advantages around network effect and scale efficiency.

  4. Great Book Ideas For the Investor on Your List

    These reader favorites may be most appreciated long after the holidays are over.

  5. What We Can Expect From Second-Quarter Earnings

    Morningstar's Heather Brilliant says investors could see a lot of market volatility this upcoming earnings season, but that could make for tremendous buying opportunities of quality names.

  6. Moats Great Indicators for Stock Staying Power

    Companies with fortified moats can stave off competition and tend to have better risk-adjusted returns than the broader market.

  7. Apple’s Beats Buy: Desperation or Opportunity?

    Following is a roundup of stocks that recently jumped to 5 stars. By way of background, we award a stock 5 stars when it trades at a suitably large discount--i.e., a margin of safety--to our fair value estimate. Thus, when a stock hits 5-star territory, we consider it an especially compelling ...

  8. How Our Stock Star Ratings Have Performed

    Over the long run, cheap wide-moat stocks have handily outperformed the market, says Morningstar's Heather Brilliant .

  9. August Runup No Forecast for Autumn Growth

    Morningstar's Heather Brilliant isn't optimistic about the market's--or Europe's--prospects for the rest of the year, though several stocks currently present buying opportunities.

  10. Systematic Approach Can Blunt Behavioral Biases

    Articulating your investing philosophy and then sticking with it can help investors avoid the mistakes that often arise with ad-hoc investing in the next big thing, says Morningstar's Heather Brilliant .

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