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68. Morningstar
Rank: 68 (Previous rank: N.A.)
CEO: Joe Mansueto
Address: 225 West Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606-6303
The investment research firm's earnings have increased each quarter since its May 2005 IPO.
  $ millions
(past 4 qtrs.)
% growth
(3 yr. annual rate)
Growth rank
Revenues 487.7 35 64
Net income** 90.9
Total return 37 40
Earnings per share 42 77
Share price  
As of 9/3/08 $67.39
Beat the S&P 500* Yes
P/E (current fiscal year est.) 32
Rank Company Revenues
($ millions)
1 BlackRock 5,429.4
2 CME Group 2,283.1
3 Cohen & Steers 245.2
4 First Advantage 822.1
5 Goldman Sachs Group 81,609.0
6 Greenhill 400.4
7 Huron Consulting Group 599.7
8 Morningstar 487.7
9 NASDAQ OMX Group 2,951.8
10 Navigators Group 706.5
11 optionsXpress Holdings 255.3
12 Tower Group 441.8
From the Sept. 29th, 2008 issue
* The S&P 500 returned 4.41% annually over the same period.
** Through the quarter ended June 30, 2008.
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