Two New Wide-Moat Firms; Eight Moat Downgrades
Morningstar StockInvestor editor Paul Larson details moat changes among several banks, plus two new wide-moat names.
Jason Stipp: I'm Jason Stipp for Morningstar. As regular readers know, Morningstar analysts spend a lot of time thinking about a company's economic moat, or its competitive advantage. And we recently had some changes in moat ratings. Some moved up to wide moat; some wide moats moved down to narrow.
Here with me to offer the details is Morningstar's Paul Larson. He is an equity strategist and the editor of Morningstar StockInvestor.
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