Morningstar's Elizabeth Collins discusses the index's selection process and highlights one of the recent additions.
StockInvestor editor Paul Larson details recent changes to Morningstar's Wide Moat Focus Index, noting how the rally in wide-moat names could have them more fairly priced than lower-quality stocks.
Owning high-quality companies will be integral to achieving growth in a low-growth environment, says the Davis/Selected American manager.
Over the long run, cheap wide-moat stocks have handily outperformed the market, says Morningstar's Heather Brilliant.
Market volatility has shaped the performance of many top managers this year.
©2014 Morningstar Advisor. All right reserved.