|Last Price$8.60||Day Change (%)-1.15%|
|Open Price$8.68||Day Change ($)-0.10|
|Day Range8.52–8.82||52-Week Range7.63–15.44|
As of Fri 8/26/2016 5:00:00 PM | USD
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.
An economic moat provides a gauge of a company's competitive advantages and overall strength, and it is a highly valuable tool for investors of all levels.
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.
Beat the rush and use this screen to find beaten-down, but solid firms.