5 UK Stocks With a 5-Star Rating

After this month's brutal sell-off, some blue-chip companies are trading significantly below their Morningstar fair values

James Gard 16 March, 2020 | 2:03PM

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The current stock market meltdown has taken down many companies’ share prices to multi-year lows as investors panic about the coronavirus impact. The FTSE 100 is now at an eight-year low and it seems no company is safe from the sell-off.

Many of these companies are highly rated by Morningstar and have a long history of generating high profits and dividends for investors. But at times of severe market dislocations many shares’ valuations are punished across the board. Those exposed to the fortunes of the global economy have been the most affected in the recent sell-off, for example oil companies. But could the indiscriminate selling offer an opportunity?

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