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Morningstar Awards for Investing Excellence--Outstanding Portfolio Manager Nominees

Four portfolio managers earn accolades for industry achievements.

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Today, Morningstar named four nominees for the 2021 Morningstar Awards for Investing Excellence--Outstanding Portfolio Manager: J.P. Morgan's Jeffrey Geller, BlackRock's Rick Rieder, Baird's Mary Ellen Stanek, and Fidelity's Joel Tillinghast. The winner, alongside the recipients of the Exemplary Stewardship and Rising Talent awards, will be announced in late June.

The candidates have delivered exceptional long-term performance while demonstrating shareholder alignment, courage in their convictions, and clear investment skill. Morningstar analysts pick nominees from investment strategies that earn Morningstar Analyst Ratings of Silver or Gold for at least one vehicle or share class. These nominees have navigated various market cycles over their tenures and remain among the best in their respective asset classes. They also invest significant sums alongside their strategies' investors.

Claire Butz does not own (actual or beneficial) shares in any of the securities mentioned above. Find out about Morningstar’s editorial policies.

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