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Morningstar Runs the Numbers

Inspired by Harper's Index (with a tip of the hat to FiveThirtyEight's Significant Digits blog), Morningstar Runs the Numbers uses a numbers-based approach to highlight recent Morningstar research, along with some outside news stories.

The Morningstar Global Markets Index has returned more than 23% over the past year, which is great news for stock market investors. But it doesn't give bargain-hunters too much to work with. does not own shares in any of the securities mentioned above. Find out about Morningstar's editorial policies.