5 Wide Moat Stocks that Failed to Deliver in 2014

These five stocks should have delivered for investors over the past 12 months - but they flopped. We examine why they disappointed and whether they will come good in 2015

Jason Stipp 31 December, 2014 | 10:44AM

 
 

Jason Stipp: I'm Jason Stipp for Morningstar and welcome to the Friday Five. 2014 was a good year for stocks including wide moat stocks, but not all wide moat stocks came along for the ride. Here with five wide moat stocks that were left behind is Morningstar markets editor Jeremy Glaser. Jeremy, thanks for being here.

Jeremy Glaser: Thanks Jason, Happy New Year.

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Securities Mentioned in Article

Security NamePriceChange (%)Morningstar
Rating
Amazon.com Inc2,095.97 USD-2.65
American Express Co134.90 USD-1.23
Apple Inc313.05 USD-2.26
Exxon Mobil Corp59.13 USD-1.22
Sanofi SA93.33 EUR-0.18
The Swatch Group AG Bearer Shares244.80 CHF-0.97

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Jason Stipp  is Editor of Morningstar.com, the sister site of Morningstar.co.uk.

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