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


Dismal Durable Goods Report: Inventories Up, Shipments And New Orders Down
The durable goods report was supposed to be a bad one. It was, but Boeing does not get most of the blame.The Advance Durable Goods report on Shipments, Inventories, and new orders for April was a disaster.
Prepare For Hard Brexit: Theresa May Resigns, EU Schedules Emergency Meeting
Theresa May finally resigned today, forced out by the men in grey and her cabinet.
PMI "Consistent With GDP Growing At An Annualized Rate Of Just 1.2%"
The IHS Markit Flash U.S. PMI shows business activity growth falters to a three-year low.
Stocks Rattled On Trade Talks: Full-Blown Trade War Becomes Base Case
Trump can likely inflict more pain on China than vice versa, at least from a GDP standout. But China has no elections coming up. Trump does. This talk about Trump winning the trade war is nonsense.
New Home Sales Decline 6.9%, But From Upwardly Revised Numbers
The Census Bureau's New Residential Construction report shows new home sales at a seasonally adjusted annualized rate or 673,000.
Low-Income Consumers Will Bear The Brunt Of More Tariffs: Mnuchin Meets Walmart
US low-income consumers will feel the most pain of the next round of tariffs. Mnuchin met with Walmart's CFO to discuss.


AIG American International Group Inc
BAC Bank of America Corporation
C Citigroup Inc.
FITB Fifth Third Bancorp
FXE Euro Currency Trust
GE General Electric Company
URI United Rentals Inc.
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Inc.



Latest Posts
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 (13 years 7 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 (21 years 8 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


Mish Shedlock
Global Econonic Trend Analysis

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