Alacra, Inc. Adds Morningstar Equity Research, Data Reports and Mutual Fund Investment Profiles

March 24, 2009 – New York: Alacra, Inc., a leading provider of online business information solutions, today announced the addition of Morningstar equity research and data reports to its list of more than 160 well-regarded databases.

Morningstar is a leading provider of independent investment research, with more than 120 analysts providing research on about 2,000 companies and 130 industries. Morningstar also provides data reports on an additional 7,000 stocks. Alacra users will now have access to Morningstar’s in-depth and unbiased research reports that provide insight into a company’s value, risk factors and key financials, as well as the proprietary Morningstar Rating for Stocks.

Steve Goldstein, CEO of Alacra, views Morningstar’s breadth and depth of coverage as a nice complement to Alacra’s repository. “Our customers are constantly looking for valuable, brandname sources of equity research, and Morningstar will provide a great resource”.

In the coming weeks Alacra also plans to offer Morningstar’s Mutual Fund Investment Profiles. For more information about Alacra, visit Alacra’s website at or contact Alacra at 1.212.363.9620

About Morningstar

About Morningstar Morningstar, Inc. Morningstar, Inc. is a leading provider of independent investment research in North America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. The company offers an extensive line of Internet, software, and print-based products and services for individuals, financial advisors, and institutions. Morningstar provides data on more than 300,000 investment offerings, including stocks, mutual funds, and similar vehicles, along with real-time global market data on more than 4 million equities, indexes, futures, options, commodities, and precious metals, in addition to foreign exchange and Treasury markets. The company has operations in 19 countries and minority ownership positions in companies based in three other countries.


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