Morningstar, Inc. (Nasdaq: MORN?is an American financial services firm headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. It provides an array of investment research and investment management services. Joe Mansueto founded Morningstar in 1984.
With operations in 29 countries, Morningstar's research and recommendations are considered by financial journalists as influential in the asset management industry, and a positive or negative recommendation from Morningstar analysts can drive money into or away from any given fund. Through its asset management division, the firm currently manages over $215 billion as of September 30, 2020.
The firm also provides software and data platforms for investment professionals, including "Morningstar Direct" and "Morningstar Advisor Workstation".
Highest paying job titles at Morningstar include Senior Programmer Analyst, Vice President, and Quantitative Analyst