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Morningstar secId computation or ISIN mapping?

Morningstar seem to have a particular identifier for stocks and funds, which is called a SecId. The Morningstar® SecId is a 10 character alpha numeric code. Each individual investment is ...
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View asset/holdings breakdown within fund

Is the asset allocation breakdown available for mutual funds ? For example , for the Fidelity Magellan fund (fmagx) I found following breakdowns : Yahoo finance : https://finance.yahoo.com/quote/...
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Are Morning Star Ratings really that important?

I'm trying to aid a family member in making some investment decisions. I've placed most of my money in Vanguard mutual funds and they have done pretty well. My family member has a "financial advisor" ...
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Which brokers offer the largest selection of mutual funds?

I use Morningstar for mutual fund picks, but my broker (Merril Lynch) does not offer many of them. It's a pain because sometimes they don't offer good fund alternatives. Is my only option to move to ...
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How relevant or accurate are Morningstar “Star” ratings for mutual funds?

Morningstar is a leading site for finding and researching mutual funds. The simplest differentiation between funds that I have seen is the Morningstar "Star" rating. Does anyone know the methodology ...