Investment Advisor Representative - Sitka Pacific Capital Management

Mike "Mish" Shedlock is a registered investment advisor representative for SitkaPacific Capital Management. Sitka Pacific is an asset management firm whose goal is strong performance and low volatility, regardless of market ... more


Bitcoin Bandwagon Roundup: $91,000 By 2020; FUD; Trainwreck; Criminals
Bitcoin is in the news again today, and as typically the case, you can find any opinion you want. Companies hopping on the bandwagon and grandmas buying at $19,000 provides strong evidence as to how big the bubble got.
Housing Starts And Permits Well Below Most Pessimistic Estimates
Economists expected a small pullback in housing starts and permits. Instead, those aspects of the report were a disaster.
Peter Navarro's Trade Math Says The US Lost 55 Million Jobs
Donald Boudreaux, Professor of Economics at George Mason U, calls out Peter Navarro for his impossible trade math. Here is a letter Boudreaux sent to Peter Navarro, president Trump's alleged "trade guru".
Treasury Yield Convergence: When Might Perfect Flatness Arrive?
Despite much ballyhoo over yield curve steepening, the chart shows significant flattening process is still underway.
GDPNow Forecast Dips Slightly: Baseline 1.8%, Real Final Sales 1.1%
For GDPNow, a strong factory report could not overtake weak housing and trade reports. Divergence with Nowcast widens.
Industrial Production Shows Signs Of Life
Industrial production jumped 1.1% in February led by manufacturing.


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C Citigroup Inc.
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URI United Rentals Inc.
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Federal Receipts Running Below Expectations: Treasury Seeks “Clean” Debt Ceiling Increase (Removed)
In yet another sign of a slowing economy, US federal receipts are running below expectations. As a result, the need to bump up the debt ceiling will come sooner than expected.
Ryan Foresees “Bloodbath” If No Obamacare Replacement; Cotton Says Ryan’s Bill Won’t Pass Senate
Senator Tom Cotton says House Speaker Paul Ryan’s Obamacare replacement bill will not pass the Senate. Meanwhile, on Face the Nation, House Speaker Paul Ryan said there would be a ‘Bloodbath’ if GOP Fails to Pass Healthcare Legislation.
Trump To Fill At Least Three Fed Positions: What Will The Trump Fed Look Like?
In the election run-up, Donald Trump both praised and criticized higher interest rates, multiple times each way. So what exactly does Trump want?
In Praise Of Tillerson, Trump’s Secretary Of State Pick
The Financial Times reports Tillerson Gets Rough Ride from Russia Hawks on the Hill. The rough ride was from Senator John McCain, Senator Marco Rubio, and Senator Lindsey Graham.
Mexico Hikes Gas 20 Percent: Mass Protests Ensue, One Dead, 600 Arrested, In Widespread Looting
Last weekend the Mexican government hiked gasoline prices 20%. Today, all hell broke loose.
NSA Spied On Israeli Prime Minister During US-Iran Nuclear Negotiations
In an unexpected confirmation of what every thinking person realized upfront, the Guardian reports US 'spied on Binyamin Netanyahu during Iran nuclear deal talks'

Work Experience

Investment Advisor Representative
Sitka Pacific Capital Management
January 2006 - Present (12 years 5 months)
Sitka Pacific Capital Management is here to provide the absolute return investment plan you have been searching for to protect and grow your assets. Whether you are looking to take the next step beyond a traditional asset manager, for a way to invest that is both growth oriented and focused on risk management, or a managed exposure to a specific investment theme to complement your overall portfolio, we can help you achieve your goals.
Mike Shedlock Inc.
January 1998 - Present (20 years 6 months)
In addition to having my own company I am an investment advisor rep for Sitka Pacific Capital Management


University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1971 / 1975
Civil Engineering


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Global Econonic Trend Analysis

My global economics blog which typically has commentary every day of the week.