UPDATE: U.S. markets' technical backdrop strengthens
Some investors are concerned about the firm's expanding footprint, but emerging-market assets are driving ROIC outperformance.
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.
Royal Caribbean Reports Second Quarter Results, Updates 2014 Guidance and Introduces The Double-Double Program
Bunge Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results
Cooper Standard Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results
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.
Morningstar StockInvestor editor Matt Coffina explains ROIC , WACC, and the 5 sources of a moat.