Insider Trading activities of Morningstar, Inc. insiders. , Part 5

Monthly summaries of insider trading activities (stock purchases, sales, and option exercises) reported by insiders of Morningstar, Inc. since 2005 are illustrated in Table 1 and Table 2. Table 1 shows the monthly insider trading data of Morningstar, Inc. since year 2005. (See page 1 of this report.) Table 2 shows the detailed insider transactions of Morningstar, Inc. since 2005. The reporting company's ticker symbol is MORN. The reporting company's CIK number is 1289419.
The total value of stock buying since 2005 is $116,664.
The total value of stock sales since 2005 is $811,266,945.
The total value of stock option exercises since 2005 is $65,613,286.



Table 2. Detailed insider stock purchases, sales, and option exercises of Morningstar, Inc. insiders (MORN) , Part 5
  Trade Date   Insider Name Trade Type     Shares       Price ($)   Value ($)
2010-12-13 Kirscher Elizabeth (Pres., Data Division) Option Ex 3,000 14.13 42,390
2010-12-10 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Sale 1,000 52.04 52,040
2010-12-10 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 1,000 23.29 23,293
2010-12-10 Kirscher Elizabeth (Pres., Data Division) Sale 3,000 52.08 156,234
2010-12-10 Kirscher Elizabeth (Pres., Data Division) Option Ex 3,000 14.13 42,390
2010-12-09 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Sale 1,000 51.84 51,840
2010-12-09 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 1,000 23.29 23,291
2010-12-08 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Sale 1,000 52.15 52,153
2010-12-08 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 1,000 23.29 23,288
2010-12-07 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Sale 1,000 51.55 51,550
2010-12-07 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 1,000 23.29 23,285
2010-12-07 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Sale 395 51.55 20,362
2010-12-07 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Option Ex 395 8.57 3,385
2010-12-06 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Sale 1,000 51.25 51,250
2010-12-06 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 1,000 23.28 23,283
2010-12-06 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Sale 500 51.25 25,625
2010-12-06 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Option Ex 500 8.57 4,285
2010-12-03 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Sale 1,000 50.66 50,660
2010-12-03 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 1,000 23.27 23,275
2010-12-03 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Sale 500 50.66 25,330
2010-12-03 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Option Ex 500 8.57 4,285
2010-12-02 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Sale 1,000 50.00 50,000
2010-12-02 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 1,000 23.27 23,273
2010-12-02 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Sale 500 50.00 25,000
2010-12-02 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Option Ex 500 8.57 4,285
2010-12-01 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Sale 1,000 50.68 50,680
2010-12-01 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 1,000 23.27 23,270
2010-12-01 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Sale 500 50.68 25,340
2010-12-01 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Option Ex 500 8.57 4,285
2010-11-30 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Sale 1,000 50.00 50,000
2010-11-30 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 1,000 23.27 23,267
2010-11-30 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Sale 500 50.00 25,000
2010-11-30 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Option Ex 500 8.57 4,285
2010-11-29 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Sale 1,000 50.00 50,000
2010-11-29 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 1,000 23.27 23,265
2010-11-29 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Sale 500 50.00 25,000
2010-11-29 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Option Ex 500 8.57 4,285
2010-11-26 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Sale 1,000 50.00 50,000
2010-11-26 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 1,000 23.26 23,257
2010-11-26 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Sale 500 50.00 25,000
2010-11-26 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Option Ex 500 8.57 4,285
2010-11-24 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Sale 903 50.00 45,150
2010-11-24 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 903 23.25 20,996
2010-11-22 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Sale 1,000 50.11 50,110
2010-11-22 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 1,000 23.25 23,246
2010-11-22 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Sale 500 50.11 25,055
2010-11-22 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Option Ex 500 8.57 4,285
2010-11-19 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Sale 1,000 50.00 50,000
2010-11-19 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 1,000 23.24 23,239
2010-11-19 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Sale 500 50.00 25,000
2010-11-19 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Option Ex 500 8.57 4,285
2010-11-18 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Sale 1,000 50.00 50,000
2010-11-18 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 1,000 23.24 23,236
2010-11-18 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Sale 500 50.00 25,000
2010-11-18 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Option Ex 500 8.57 4,285
2010-11-17 Kaplan Steven N (Director) Sale 2,000 48.99 97,982
2010-11-11 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Sale 1,000 50.00 50,000
2010-11-11 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 1,000 23.22 23,218
2010-11-11 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Sale 500 50.00 25,000
2010-11-11 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Option Ex 500 8.57 4,285
2010-11-10 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Sale 1,000 50.00 50,000
2010-11-10 Huang Tao (Chief Operating Officer) Option Ex 1,000 23.21 23,215
2010-11-10 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 48.95 9,790
2010-11-10 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-11-10 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Sale 500 50.00 25,000
2010-11-10 Francis Cheryl A (Director) Option Ex 500 8.57 4,285
2010-11-09 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 49.37 9,874
2010-11-09 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-11-08 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 49.18 9,836
2010-11-08 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-11-05 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 49.35 9,870
2010-11-05 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-11-04 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 49.51 9,902
2010-11-04 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-11-03 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 49.00 9,800
2010-11-03 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-11-02 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 48.45 9,690
2010-11-02 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-11-01 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 48.76 9,752
2010-11-01 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-29 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 48.14 9,628
2010-10-29 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-28 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 46.57 9,314
2010-10-28 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-27 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 47.64 9,528
2010-10-27 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-26 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 48.12 9,624
2010-10-26 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-25 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 48.32 9,664
2010-10-25 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-22 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 48.55 9,710
2010-10-22 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-21 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 48.13 9,626
2010-10-21 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-20 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 46.79 9,358
2010-10-20 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-19 Kaplan Steven N (Director) Sale 2,001 46.94 93,922
2010-10-19 Kaplan Steven N (Director) Option Ex 2,001 18.50 37,018
2010-10-19 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 47.07 9,414
2010-10-19 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-18 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 47.39 9,478
2010-10-18 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-15 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 47.52 9,504
2010-10-15 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-14 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 46.92 9,384
2010-10-14 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-13 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 47.00 9,400
2010-10-13 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-12 Kaplan Steven N (Director) Sale 2,000 46.23 92,454
2010-10-12 Kaplan Steven N (Director) Option Ex 2,000 18.50 37,000
2010-10-12 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 46.50 9,300
2010-10-12 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-11 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 46.29 9,258
2010-10-11 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-08 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 45.75 9,150
2010-10-08 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-07 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 45.64 9,128
2010-10-07 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-06 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 45.17 9,034
2010-10-06 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-05 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 44.80 8,960
2010-10-05 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-04 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 45.00 9,000
2010-10-04 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-10-01 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 44.77 8,954
2010-10-01 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-09-30 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 44.39 8,878
2010-09-30 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-09-29 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 43.33 8,666
2010-09-29 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-09-28 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 43.24 8,648
2010-09-28 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-09-27 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 43.20 8,640
2010-09-27 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-09-24 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 42.15 8,430
2010-09-24 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-09-23 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 41.79 8,358
2010-09-23 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-09-22 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 41.83 8,366
2010-09-22 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-09-21 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 42.17 8,434
2010-09-21 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-09-20 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 41.68 8,336
2010-09-20 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-09-17 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 41.07 8,214
2010-09-17 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-09-16 Odelbo Catherine Gillis (Pres., Equity/Credit Research) Option Ex 6,250 23.07 144,200
2010-09-16 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 40.23 8,045
2010-09-16 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Option Ex 200 14.13 2,826
2010-09-15 Reinkemeyer Patrick J (President, Morningstar Assocs.) Sale 200 40.26 8,052

Insider trading activities including stock purchases, stock sales, and option exercises of MORN listed in the above tables cannot be completely guaranteed as to their accuracy. For more insider trading information of Morningstar, Inc. (symbol MORN, CIK number 1289419) see the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) website.