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2011-01-20 07:50:00

CHICAGO, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FORTUNE has named Morningstar, Inc. (Nasdaq: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, to the magazine's annual "100 Best Companies to Work For" list. Morningstar ranks 95th. "Since our founding more than 25 years ago, Morningstar has had a unique culture that's built around our passion for helping investors," said Joe Mansueto, chairman and chief executive officer of Morningstar. "We're honored to be included for the first time...

2011-01-10 08:06:00

CHICAGO, Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Morningstar, Inc., (Nasdaq: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today announced that Tao Huang, 48, chief operating officer, is leaving the company at the end of the month, but will serve as a management advisor to the firm. In addition to serving as COO, Huang is responsible for information technology, corporate sales, and Logical Information Machines (LIM), which Morningstar acquired in 2009. Joe Mansueto, chairman and...

2010-11-10 08:24:00

CHICAGO, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Morningstar, Inc. (Nasdaq: MORN) today announced that Peng Chen, Ph.D., CFA, president of Morningstar's Ibbotson Associates unit, has been named president of Morningstar's global Investment Management division. Chen will oversee the company's investment consulting, retirement advice, and investment management operations in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia, including Morningstar Associates, Ibbotson Associates, Morningstar Investment...

2010-06-17 07:02:00

CHICAGO and COPENHAGEN, Denmark, June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Morningstar Europe B.V., a subsidiary of Morningstar, Inc. (Nasdaq: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a 75 percent ownership interest in Morningstar Danmark A/S from Phosphorus A/S, bringing its ownership to 100 percent. Morningstar will pay Phosphorus A/S U.S. $15.2 million, or approximately DKK 91 million, plus an amount for its share of...

2010-05-21 09:23:00

CHICAGO, May 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Morningstar, Inc. (Nasdaq: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, received the American Institute of Graphic Artists (AIGA) Chicago Chapter Corporate Design Leadership Award at AIGA Chicago's annual membership meeting last night. The meeting is part of AIGA's inaugural Chicago Design Week, honoring excellence in design within the Chicago design community. AIGA Chicago established the award in 2009 to recognize...

2010-03-19 08:00:00

CHICAGO, March 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Morningstar, Inc. (Nasdaq: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Realpoint, LLC, a Nationally Recognized Statistical Ratings Organization (NRSRO) that specializes in structured finance. The purchase price is $52 million, subject to post-closing adjustments, and includes approximately $42 million in cash and $10 million in restricted stock. Realpoint had revenue of...


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  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
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This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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