Baird’s Investment Strategy Team combines diverse, extensive economic and investment experience to provide direction for Baird’s individual clients as well as institutional investors.

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Wealth Management Market News

VIDEO: Baird's experts offer market, economic and planning outlooks for 2019


Stock Market Analysis and Commentary

2019 Economic & Stock Market Outlook

An in-depth summary of the primary macro and market factors that influence stock prices.

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Updated: December 7
The Weight of the Evidence

A brief and timely summary of the primary macro and market factors that influence stock prices.

Updated: May 16
Market Notes

Our review of macro and market developments over the past week, plus a look at the week ahead.

Updated: May 20
Macro Update

A closer look at the at the macro factors influencing the investing environment.

Updated: May 7
Market Commentary

A closer look at ongoing trends and themes in the financial markets.

Updated: May 9
Investment Strategy Outlook

An update on how evolving economic and market conditions are reflected in Baird’s investment strategy.

Updated: May 2019
Midweek Market News

Uncertainty over trade stresses an already volatile stock market.

Updated: May 13

Bond Market Analysis and Commentary

Muni Fortnightly

Senior Fixed Income Analyst Dave Violette, CFA, provides a snapshot of the current municipal market.

Updated: May 13
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