Mon, 22 Jul 2013
Read the rest of this article on Morningstar Articles
Companies that have solid intellectual property and very strong portfolios around software will continue to drive earnings growth and are good long-term holdings, says Morningstar's Grady Burkett.
Moats are key to sound equity-investing strategies, and Morningstar's Matt Coffina details what to look for and how to leverage a stock's competitive advantages to your benefit.
Strategic deals at GE and Oracle will support their wide moats, while AbbVie aims for tax relief in its bid for Shire.
©2014 Morningstar Advisor. All right reserved.