Morningstar Direct
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Insightful. Precise. Complementary.
Investment style and style consistency are increasingly important to advisers and investors. While the Morningstar Style Box™ provides the foundation for classifying and comparing investments, Morningstar Direct™ goes further—with advanced holdings- and returns-based style analysis tools for examining investment style at a level unavailable from any other source.
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Perform holdings-based style analysis
Use Morningstar Style Box 10-factor methodology to examine holdings
Access historical portfolios and anticipate a potential category change
Evaluate style on younger investments
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Apply holdings-based style analysis to identify the characteristics of an investment portfolio and differentiate between investments in the same Morningstar Category.
Conduct returns-based style analysis
Evaluate style drift
Apply Confidence Zones that help evaluate the statistical accuracy of results
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Track investments over time using returns-based methodology. Perform a detailed analysis using historical performance information and monitor investments to identify style shifts.
Execute a holdings comparison
Build portfolios and investment lineups with minimal overlap
Identify investment replacements that share common holdings
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Discover an investment’s similarities and differences by comparing its underlying holdings. Effectively create and manage an investment lineup or portfolio.
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