U.S. Growth & Core Equity Team
Quality Growth and Core Investing With a Valuation Discipline
We believe investing in quality companies whose stocks are mispriced enables us to outperform over time.
WHAT WE BELIEVE
We believe investing in quality companies whose stocks are mispriced enables us to outperform over time. Our intense focus on finding companies with strong managements, sustainable business models, and attractive financials helps us identify durable business franchises that can sustain growth and/or returns on capital for a long period of time.
Because we believe the price you pay for an asset matters, we seek to purchase quality companies when their stocks present attractive risk/reward opportunities. Our experienced analyst team develops long-term fundamental forecasts, incorporating a range of potential outcomes for each investment candidate. To those fundamental forecasts, we apply multiple valuation methods. In doing so, we believe we can build a more complete picture of what a company is worth and what investors should be willing to pay for a stock.
WHY THIS MATTERS
It is a common misconception that an investor can outperform the market by simply investing in the stocks of high-quality companies. We believe many growth-oriented investors underappreciate the role of valuation in finding stocks that will outperform the market.
SEE WILLIAM BLAIR’S U.S. GROWTH & CORE EQUITY STRATEGIES
Portfolio seeks to provide broad exposure to high-quality U.S. companies that are positively aligned with sustainability trends and whose stocks are mispriced. LEARN MORE
All Cap Growth
Broad opportunity set across all market caps in a portfolio of high-quality growth companies. LEARN MORE
Large Cap Growth
Concentrated portfolio of structurally advantaged, large-cap quality growth companies that are diversified across sectors. LEARN MORE
Mid Cap Growth
Portfolio of high-quality mid-cap growth companies that seeks to provide attractive long-term investment returns with lower levels of risk. LEARN MORE
Small-Mid Cap Growth
Portfolio of high-quality small- and mid-cap growth companies that seeks to provide attractive long-term investment returns with lower levels of risk. LEARN MORE
Small-Mid Cap Core
Portfolio of high-quality small- and mid-cap companies across a broad universe that seeks to provide attractive long-term investment returns with lower levels of risk. LEARN MORE
Small Cap Growth
Portfolio of high-quality small-cap growth companies whose stocks are attractively valued. LEARN MORE
By applying our bottom-up, fundamental analysis to identify quality companies and then utilizing various valuation methods, we are able to build a more holistic picture of what a company is worth. We believe this focus on investing in durable business franchises that are attractively priced allows us to deliver compelling returns for client portfolios over time.
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