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Near-term cyclical pressures and investments are weighing on margins.
Morningstar's 2012 CEO of the Year might be stepping down, but NOV is still in good hands.
These top managers continue to focus on higher-quality dividend-paying stocks in a market that has become more volatile of late.
Our Ultimate Stock-Pickers Index continues to beat the market even as relatively few of our top managers are outperforming the S&P 500.
Many of our favorite value-leaning funds have been investing in the sector for a long while.
After lowering our forecast for oil and gas prices, fair values across the energy sector have generally dropped, but some E&P and midstream names are reasonably valued, says Morningstar's Matt Coffina.
Top managers continue to find opportunities for new-money purchases (albeit fewer than in past periods), while taking full advantage of a rising stock market to book some gains.
Hear about Morningstar's latest take on energy stocks, the cost of equity, and real estate portals.
The exact timing of a rate increase shouldn't have a huge impact for most long-term investors. Plus, perspective on Wal-Mart's wage hike, Berkshire's energy sale, and Priceline's lift-off this week.