R.W. Baird / STR Hotel Stock Index

The R. W. Baird/STR Hotel Stock Index was set to equal 1,000 on 1 January 2000 as its initial point. The index touched its top of 3,178 on 5 July 2007. The index’s last point occurred on 6 March 2009, when it dropped to 573.
The Baird/STR Hotel Stock Index is a cobranded index shaped by Robert W. Baird & Co. (Baird) and STR. The market-cap weighted index is involved of 20 of the major market-capitalization hotel corporations openly traded on a U.S. exchange and efforts to portray the enactment of hotel stocks. The index is not keenly managed and a direct investment cannot be made in it.