A Morningstar star rating is the measure of the risk-adjusted return of a fund relative to other funds in the same category, explains Fund ratings range from one to five stars, with the top performers receivin... More » Business & Finance Investing

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According to Morningstar, star ratings are assigned based on an analyst's assessment of a stock's market price compared to its estimated fair value. The star rating is also adjusted for any risk. Morningstar assigns five... More » Business & Finance Corporations
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