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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2019 Midyear Market and Economic Outlook

Baird’s Investment Strategy Team shares timely perspective on the investment markets and economy in this midyear outlook.


Stock Market Analysis and Commentary

The Weight of the Evidence

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

Updated: August 2019
Market Notes

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

Updated: September 16
Macro Update

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

Updated: September 17
Market Commentary

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

Updated: September 19
Investment Strategy Outlook

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

Updated: August 2019

Bond Market Analysis and Commentary

Muni Fortnightly

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

Updated: September 9
The 2019 Midyear Municipal Market Outlook

Baird’s experts talk the Fed, rate cuts and more in the 2019 Midyear Municipal Market Outlook.

Updated: July 2019
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