Patrick Dorsey is director of stock analysis for Morningstar, Inc., and manages the company's team of 35 equity analysts. He previously covered the telecommunications equipment and computer hardware industries as a senior equity analyst with Morningstar.

Recently, he played an integral part in the development of the Morningstar Rating for stocks, as well as Morningstar's economic moat rating. He is author of a forthcoming book on Morningstar's approach to stock investing.

Dorsey holds a bachelor's degree in government from Wesleyan University and a master's degree in political science from Northwestern University.