Attached files

file filename
8-K - 8-K - Morningstar, Inc.a11-12363_28k.htm
EX-10.1 - EX-10.1 - Morningstar, Inc.a11-12363_2ex10d1.htm

Exhibit 99.1


News Release


22 West Washington Street

Telephone: +1 312 696-6000



Facsimile:   +1 312 696-6009


Illinois 60602



Media Contact:

Margaret Kirch Cohen, 312-696-6383 or




Morningstar, Inc. Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend of 5 Cents Per Share


CHICAGO, May 17, 2011—The board of directors of Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today declared a quarterly dividend of 5 cents per share. The dividend is payable July 29, 2011 to shareholders of record as of July 15, 2011.


About Morningstar, Inc.

Morningstar, Inc. is a leading provider of independent investment research in North America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. The company offers an extensive line of Internet, software, and print-based products and services for individuals, financial advisors, and institutions. Morningstar provides data on approximately 390,000 investment offerings, including stocks, mutual funds, and similar vehicles, along with real-time global market data on more than 4 million equities, indexes, futures, options, commodities, and precious metals, in addition to foreign exchange and Treasury markets. Morningstar also offers investment management services and has nearly $140 billion in assets under advisement and management as of March 31, 2011. The company has operations in 26 countries.


# # #

©2011 Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved.