Markets & The Economy

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.

Optimism for GDP Growth in 2019

Stock Market Analysis and Commentary

Bond Market Analysis and Commentary

  • Muni Fortnightly. Senior Fixed Income Analyst Dave Violette, CFA, provides a snapshot of the current municipal market. 
    Updated: January 14
  • 2018 Fixed Income Market Outlook.  Craig Elder, Senior Fixed Income Analyst, discusses how tax reform, rising interest rates, a new Fed chair and global economic events could impact the fixed income market in 2018. Updated: January 2018
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