Posts From Willie Delwiche

Willie Delwiche

William Delwiche is a Director and Investment Strategist for R.W. Baird & Co. Before joining Baird in 1999, he worked as a researcher at the Committee for Economic Development, a Washington, D.C., pro-business think tank. Since 2004, Willie has also been the co-manager of Baird’s ETF-based ALIGN Tactical Portfolios.

Willie received a BA in Economics and in Government and Politics from the University of Maryland, and an MA in Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He is a member of the Market Technicians Association and past member of the American Economics Association. Willie is both a Chartered Market Technician and a CFA Charter holder.

Commentary from Willie on the economy and stock markets has been featured on other national, regional and trade media such as BARRON’S and Bloomberg BusinessWeek. He has appeared on Fox Business, the Nightly Business Report, and the MoneyLife show. Willie also regularly shares his perspectives via Twitter and other social media outlets.


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3 Stock Market Indicators Calling For Higher Prices

Low Interest Rates, Broad-Based Strength and Sentiment Suggest Higher Prices for Stocks. Major stock market indices gained ground last week following two weeks of drifting in a narrow trading range. Friday’s July jobs report provided the trigger for the rally carrying the S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX), the NASDAQ Composite (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC)…

Weekly Market Outlook & Technical Review: Small Caps Flex Muscle

Weekly Stock Market Outlook & Technical Review (July 29) Here’s a look at some key stock market indicators and emerging themes that we are watching: Small-Caps Working Higher Versus Large-Caps – On an absolute basis, both the Russell 2000 Index (INDEXRUSSELL:RUT) and S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX) have moved into (and…

Stock Market Outlook & Investment Strategy Into 2016 Elections

Near-Term Stock Market Outlook:  Stocks Consolidating Gains After Rally to New Highs Highlights & Considerations: Economy Providing Upside Surprises Investor Optimism Moves Toward Elevated Levels Presidential Election Noise Could Be a Distraction Bullish Breadth a Tailwind for Stocks As the stock market rollercoaster that has been 2016 heads through the third…

Why The U.S. Economy Is Stronger Than 2Q GDP Suggest

The equity markets have moved into a consolidation phase following the strong rally that carried the S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX) and Dow Jones Industrials to record highs in July. Despite the lack of headway the past two weeks, stocks remain near the pinnacle of the rally suggesting under the surface,…

S&P 500 Weekly Update: Consolidation Bullish For Stocks

S&P 500 Weekly Market Outlook & Technical Review (July 29) Here’s a look at some key stock market indicators and emerging themes that we are watching: Stocks Consolidating Recent Gains – After breaking out to a new high, stocks have settled into a narrow short-term trading range. While at times…

Positive Economic News May Lead Bond Yields Higher

Key Takeaway: After 18 months of disappointing economic data and a lack of consistent positive economic news, the U.S. economy is surprising to the upside. With inflation drifting higher and labor market conditions remaining firm, this could put upward pressure on treasury bond yields. We continue to keep a close…

Can The S&P 500 Record Its 5th Straight Week Of Gains?

U.S. stock market indices rose yet again last week with the S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX) setting a new all-time record high on Friday. The S&P 500 is attempting to record its 5th straight week of gains this week. Stocks have been supported by better-than-expected second-quarter earnings and an improved outlook for U.S….

Economy And Interest Rates: Stocks Get Best Of Both Worlds

The equity markets traded higher for the third week in a row, as the stock market rally continued in earnest last week. The Dow Jones Industrials (INDEXDJX:.DJI) and S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX) hit new all-time record highs. Stocks were supported by the first net inflow into equity mutual funds since…

Weekly Stock Market Outlook: Mid-Caps Lead; Gold Stalls

Weekly Stock Market Outlook & Technical Review (July 15) Here’s a look at some key stock market indicators and emerging themes that we are watching: Relative Trends Point To Leadership From U.S. and Mid-Caps – U.S. stocks increasingly find themselves making new highs, but international indexes have had a tougher…

Technical Indicators Improve Into Stock Market Rally

The July stock market rally continued last week with equity markets up more than 1.0% last week. It’s interesting to note hat virtually all the gains occurred on Friday. A better-than-expected jobs report for June was credited with Friday’s surge in the stock market. However, a new record-low yield for the…