Matthew F. Beaudry, CPA, CIMA®

Senior Investment Director

Global Investment Strategies

Mr. Beaudry is a Senior Investment Director in the Global Investment Strategies group. He is responsible for delivering thought leadership and investment content across all Putnam distribution channels. In addition, he leads the creation and delivery of Market Perspectives, a presentation on the critical issues facing capital markets. Mr. Beaudry has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal and has appeared as a guest on CNBC. His professional designations include Certified Investment Management Analyst® and Certified Public Accountant. Previously at Putnam, Mr. Beaudry served in various roles, including on the Product Management and Development team, from 1990 to 1997. He rejoined the firm in 2016 and has been in the investment industry since 1984.

Blog posts

Value benefits from an expanding economy


Value stocks have lagged the market in 2017, but if the economy continues to expand, rates rise, and the yield curve steepens, this trend could reverse.

Spotting unexpected turns in the growth and value cycle


While a diversified portfolio should include both growth and value, today’s valuations and economy point to a value cycle.

Why investor pessimism may be a good sign


Investor pessimism has historically proven to be reasonably effective as a contrarian investment signal, and market sentiment has plunged again this year.