Morningstar Inc. (NASDAQ:MORN) went up by 3.17% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $350.21. The company’s stock price has collected -1.67% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported 14 hours ago that TD Asset Management Inc. Announces Final Annual Reinvested Distributions for TD ETFs
Is It Worth Investing in Morningstar Inc. (NASDAQ :MORN) Right Now?
Morningstar Inc. (NASDAQ:MORN) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 64.48 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for MORN is at 1.15. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 0 analysts out of 1 who provided ratings for Morningstar Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 1 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $75.00. MORN currently public float of 24.86M and currently shorts hold a 0.87% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of MORN was 95.67K shares.
MORN’s Market Performance
MORN stocks went down by -1.67% for the week, with a monthly drop of -2.28% and a quarterly performance of 17.88%, while its annual performance rate touched 45.60%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.86% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.33% for Morningstar Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -4.46% for MORN stocks with a simple moving average of 15.75% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of MORN
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for MORN stocks, with Keefe Bruyette repeating the rating for MORN by listing it as a “Mkt Perform.” The predicted price for MORN in the upcoming period, according to Keefe Bruyette is $40 based on the research report published on October 31st of the previous year 2008.
MORN Trading at -1.98% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought MORN to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -9.78% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.33%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.86%, as shares sank -2.50% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +0.05% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, MORN fell by -1.67%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +39.00% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $330.28. In addition, Morningstar Inc. saw -7.61% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at MORN starting from Mansueto Joseph D, who sale 786 shares at the price of $315.69 back on Jan 07. After this action, Mansueto Joseph D now owns 13,084,062 shares of Morningstar Inc., valued at $248,135 using the latest closing price.
Mansueto Joseph D, the Executive Chairman of Morningstar Inc., sale 183 shares at $320.74 during a trade that took place back on Jan 06, which means that Mansueto Joseph D is holding 13,084,848 shares at $58,696 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for MORN
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +15.49 for the present operating margin
- +49.92 for the gross margin
The net margin for Morningstar Inc. stands at +16.09. The total capital return value is set at 11.73, while invested capital returns managed to touch 12.48. Equity return is now at value 15.90, with 7.80 for asset returns.
Based on Morningstar Inc. (MORN), the company’s capital structure generated 49.29 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 33.02. Total debt to assets is 23.25, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 46.15. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 30.92.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 8.26, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.06. The receivables turnover for the company is 6.91 and the total asset turnover is 0.55. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.13.