Who is Morningstar ?
Morningstar, Inc. is a leading provider of independent investment research in North America, Europe, Australia, and Asia.
Our mission is to create great products that help investors reach their financial goals. We offer an extensive line of Internet,
software, and print-based products for individual investors, financial advisors, and institutional clients.
What companies does DatAnalysis cover?
DatAnalysis has information on all companies currently listed on ASX and delisted companies from 1989 All data for delisted
companies is retained.
From where is the data sourced?
Data is extracted from all announcements from ASX (which include annual reports and prospectuses) and various other feeds
supplied by the ASX. Feeds include prices, dividends, dilutions and corporate actions.
How often is the data updated?
Non Financial Data Announcements are updated daily but non financial data from annual reports will be updated within 4-6 weeks
In accordance with ASX Listing Rules and Corporations Act 2001, companies are required to lodge certain information with ASX.
The timing of these notices will vary according to the type of announcement lodged.
The currency of our data will depend on when notices are lodged. For example, Top 20 Shareholder details are lodged once a
year but notification of Substantial Shareholder trades must be lodged within 2 business days of each trade. Some examples
of frequency of updating are:
- Business Summaries
— written by Morningstar equity analysts. They are reviewed every 4-6 months and updated when a significant event occurs.
- Operational History
— updated daily from market sensitive announcements.
- Takeover details
— available from 1 July 1995 and updated weekly.
- Corporate Actions
— available from 1 July 1999 and are updated weekly.
- Directors' trades and substantial shareholders' trades
— updated the day following the lodgement of announcement.
— both preliminary final and interim reports are updating as follows:
By 9.00pm — same business day
By 9.00pm — second business day following release to ASX
S&P/ASX All Ords excluding
By 9.00pm — third business day following release to ASX
All others with active trading
status on ASX
By 9.00pm — fifth business day following release to ASX
Releases within 48 hours of ASX deadline
By seventh business day following release to ASX