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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Market Commentary

Baird Market Commentary

Baird's President of Private Wealth Management, Mike Schroeder, is joined by Strategas Securities’ Chairman & CEO, Jason Trennert and Vice Chairman and Chief Research Officer, Don Rissmiller to provide expert commentary on the market.

Stock Chart

What Investors Need to Know About the Recent Selloff

We often say that volatility is the price investors pay for long-term gains. But it doesn’t make it any easier to stomach when markets are down and the headlines are full of alarm. Luckily, history is on our side.


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: March 17
Market Notes

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

Updated: March 23
Macro Update

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

Updated: March 4
Market Commentary

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

Updated: March 12
Investment Strategy Outlook

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

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Updated: March 25
Stock Market Update

After selling wxhaustion, look for rallies and re-tests.                                              

Updated: March 24

Bond Market Analysis and Commentary

Muni Fortnightly

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

Updated: March 9
The 2020 Municipal Market Outlook

Baird Municipal Analyst Mike Schnetzer and Senior Fixed Income Analysts Craig Elder and Dave Violette share their perspective on what’s moving the bond market in 2020.

Updated: January 2020
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