Overview


Benchmark: Russell 2500® Growth Index
Inception Date: 9/30/15

We are a traditional growth manager, providing a portfolio that has true exposure to small- and mid-cap companies.  Our primary investment goal is to provide consistent, superior-to-market returns at a risk posture less than that of the Russell 2500 Growth benchmark.  We believe our sound, long standing philosophy executed over different market environments by the founding portfolio manager is a powerful combination.  All team resources and effort are dedicated to our high quality growth investment style and we stay true to our investment principals regardless of the environment.

Portfolio Construction

  • A concentrated portfolio of generally 60-70 stocks
  • The average position is 1%-3%, not to exceed 5%
  • Sector weights 75%-125% relative to the benchmark
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Performance

ALL DATA AS OF 3/31/2022
QTR YTD 1 Year 3 Years 5 Years Since Inception
Baird Small/Mid Cap Growth (Gross) -14.93 -14.93 -1.62 19.96 19.87 18.16
Baird Small/Mid Cap Growth (Net) -15.10 -15.10 -2.42 18.96 18.88 17.20
Russell 2500 Growth Index -12.30 -12.30 -10.12 12.99 13.22 13.30
2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016
Baird Small/Mid Cap Growth (Gross) 19.42 45.83 38.16 1.07 29.62 6.47
Baird Small/Mid Cap Growth (Net) 18.44 44.61 37.04 0.21 28.70 5.59
Russell 2500 Growth Index 5.04 40.47 32.65 -7.47 24.46 9.73
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    Annualized Returns
    Returns less than one year are not annualized.

    Past performance does not guarantee future results.