What Makes a Great Company?

Let’s look at what makes a company outstanding from a financial standpoint

Jocelyn Jovene 14 October, 2021 | 10:41AM
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Great companies are companies that you want to hold forever, because of their intrinsic positive qualities and their ability to deliver high and growing returns, which in turn will drive share price higher over the long run.

But how do you recognise a great company?

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Security NamePriceChange (%)Morningstar
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ASML Holding NV690.50 EUR3.63Rating

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Jocelyn Jovene

Jocelyn Jovene  is Senior Financial Analyst and Senior Editor for Morningstar France.