We discuss what makes these stocks appealing right now.
Karin Anderson discusses some choices from the core and core-plus intermediate-term bond category.
There are several things to consider first.
This firm's shares are currently undervalued pending its acquisition of Anixter. We suggest buying in before the market realizes the potential of this combined entity.
Christine Benz explains what investors should do amid market turbulence.
These diverse funds have earned their first Morningstar Analyst Ratings.
Russ Kinnel offers a range of suggestions for those looking for a new holding.
Christine Benz discusses how the SECURE Act affects required minimum distributions.
Christine Benz has some tips for those trying to squeeze in a contribution for the 2019 tax year.
Two main concerns for investors are overblown.
Longtime successful managers Bill Nygren and David Herro anchor this firm's stellar lineup of funds.
Russ Kinnel discusses the importance of the People Pillar in assessing a Morningstar Analyst Rating and a few funds that are exceptional in this area.
Intuit maintains its wide moat thanks to subscription transition and connected products.
Gilead, Intel, and Citigroup look to maintain consistent growth and steady futures.
We see some opportunity for investment, especially in Merck.
Investment demand is expected to drop.
Morningstar Prospects showcases 11 new funds with promising futures ahead.
Foreign stocks and stock funds have underperformed the U.S. for a long time, but change is inevitable.
An ESG frame helps us bring a better look at valuation within the healthcare sector.
Christine Benz explains the tax advantages of health savings accounts, if you're eligible.
But the market continues to punish this wide-moat company, providing an attractive entry point for investors.
And the three names we believe are best positioned.
There's still time to make contributions to an IRA for the 2019 tax year. Christine Benz shares some investment ideas to consider before tax day.
Both have pros and cons, but in today's environment, this is no longer an either-or prospect for investors, who should instead consider total shareholder yield.
The earnings power of brands like Corona and Modelo along with catalysts on the horizon make this wide-moat firm an underappreciated gem in the brewing industry.
Russ Kinnel discusses three rating upgrades, two rating downgrades, and some details about Morningstar's revised ratings.
Christine Benz discusses some of the steps we should be taking now to make sure we're prepared.
Wait for a pullback in the sector, which currently has one of its highest price/fair value ratios since 2007.
Income-oriented investors should keep an eye on Macerich, Park Hotels & Resorts, and Ventas.
Morningstar's Karen Andersen explains how ESG issues affect Big Pharma and biotech companies.
These blend, value, and growth options can serve a valuable role in a diversified portfolio.
Our latest research looks at how banks might be affected at this point in the economic cycle.
Investors need to do some sleuthing to understand how much risk they are taking on.
Christine Benz discusses her key takeaways from the annual projections issued by several investment firms.
Having fewer holdings to monitor allows you to stay focused on more important issues.
Consider these strategies to help you decide how much to withdraw from your portfolio.
Reviewing our four 2019 dividend picks, and looking ahead to new ones.
Determining your risk capacity and risk tolerance can help get you in the right ballpark for your stock/bond mix.
As telecom and media valuations in the U.S. move sharply higher, Mexican firms Grupo Televisa and America Movil trade at a discount.
Here are three recommendations that fit the bill by focusing on liquidity, diversification, and thorough risk management.
The wide-moat firm's technology applies to many fields, and opportunities continue to appear.
Alex Bryan discusses which parts of the market are more ideal for an active approach.
Christine Benz's discusses her model retirement saver and bucket portfolios.
Look to these Morningstar favorites to increase your international-equity exposure.
Investors should stay tuned for attractive entry points for these high-quality logistics stocks.
The firm saw some notable manager departures amid solid overall performance.
Fidelity saw both strengths and surprises in 2019.
As the faltering firm works toward a turnaround, patient investors should consider its undervalued shares.
Christine Benz provides a tidy way to tackle tasks over the year.
Our analysts examine the utilities, integrated oils, and midstream industries through the lens of ESG.