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Questions in Stock Data
How quickly does Morningstar update data after quarterly reports?
What are the BetterInvesting company size classifications or categories?
Why does the fiscal year seem out of date?
Why does the data seem stale?
Is data for foreign companies available?
Is data on American Depository Receipt/American Depository Shares (ADR/ADS) issues available?
Are companies trading on the OTC exchanges covered in the data service or the tools?
What companies or exchanges are covered?
My stock analysis tool says “ticker not found”. What happened?
How often are analyst estimates updated?
What analyst estimate data is available?
What is the source of the analyst estimate data?
Why don't the earnings (EPS) in the tool or stock data service match other sources?
How soon is data on a new company, spinoff or IPO available?
When I try to log in to the website I receive a "click here" message that says I do not have access to this service. What do I do?
How are Earnings per Share calculated in this data?
How many companies have long-term EPS estimates?
How is financial data handled from foreign companies that report in native currency?
Is the BetterInvesting data service any different from the data service available from StockCentral?
Why don't the yearly high and low stock prices match Value Line or Yahoo! Finance?
Who provides the fundamental company data?
Will I see differences in the fundamental data when I study a company?
Will “preliminary” data be provided shortly after press release announcements of financial results?
Why aren’t all company’s quarterly updates available immediately/quickly?
How often is the data updated?
What does “long-term” mean when we speak of “long-term EPS growth estimates”?
Do we have access to Morningstar’s Profile or Analyst reports?
What data beyond fundamental company financial data is available to us?
Is stock data coverage be limited to only companies that Morningstar analysts cover?
How many companies are available for study?
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