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Morningstar's 100+ equity analysts already cover more than 2,000 companies. Now, in addition to their normal analysis and research, Morningstar analysts will be taking the next step and providing credit ratings. They'll start slowly at first with just 100 companies, eventually growing to 1,000.
It's not a huge logical leap to see Morningstar going after the big three credit rating agencies -- Moody's
Great move, Morningstar.
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