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

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Expect A Long Period Of Weak Growth, Whether Or Not It's Labeled Recession
Lost in the debate over whether recession has started, is the observation that it doesn't matter much either way.
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Property Bailouts In China Are Coming, But They Will Fail, What About The U.S.?
Shifting debt doesn't solve problems. Someone has to take the loss.
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Existing-Home Sales Fall 5.9 Percent, Down Sixth Consecutive Month
The housing slump accelerates with another 5.9 percent decline in July, down 20.2 percent from a year ago, and 25.9% since January.
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A Third Quarter Of Negative GDP Is Now Highly Likely
The GDPNow estimate for third quarter of 2022 dipped again today. Looking ahead expect much more weakness, led by housing and durable goods.
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No Growth In Retail Spending, Missing Expectations, Negative Revisions
Consumers were not the economic savior in July. Motor vehicles account for much of the weakness.
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Where Are Interest Rates Headed? Is The Fed Correct Or The Eurodollar Curve?
The Eurodollar curve implies four quarter-point cuts are on the way starting in 2023. The Fed believes otherwise. Let's discuss stock market implications.
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STOCKS I FOLLOW

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
GLD SPDR Gold Trust ETF
SPY SPDR S&P 500
URI United Rentals Inc.
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Inc.

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PERSONAL BLOG

Latest Posts
Coinbase Crypto Model: Lure Fools Into Crappy Altcoins For Profit
A warning to crypto investors everywhere.
Panic Sets In: New York Declares State Of Emergency Over Omicron Covid-19 Variant
Precautionary measure will allow hospitals to turn away patients seeking nonurgent care.
California Decriminalized Shoplifting For Amounts Under $950, Guess What Happened
Walgreens closed 22 stores in San Francisco where thefts under $950 are effectively decriminalized.
Trump Sues Georgia Sec Of State Over Leaked Phone Call
Trump pressured Georgia officials to "find votes", then sued Brad Raffensperger over the disclosure.
As Trump Endorsers Election Fraud, It's No Longer "Pretty Early"
A few days ago North Carolina was narrowly in Trump's column. But his election bounce is fading. North Carolina is now narrowly back in Biden's column.
Republicans Propose A Means Test Instead Of $600 Weekly Benefits
Despite what is being reported, benefits just expired; unless a deal is worked out this week and made retroactive, there will be missed checks. Politically speaking, the Republicans just stepped on a landmine.
Trump No Longer The Odds-On Favorite To Win In November
Until now, the one thing Trump supporters could and did repeat was their guy was ahead. That's no longer the case.
Escape Illinois: Get The Hell Out Now, We Are
Illinois is second to Alaska in net outbound migration. Many move out, but few move in.

Work Experience

Investment Advisor Representative
Sitka Pacific Capital Management
January 2006 - Present (16 years 10 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.
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Mike Shedlock Inc.
January 1998 - Present (25 years)
In addition to having my own company I am an investment advisor rep for Sitka Pacific Capital Management

Education

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

Publications

MishTalk
Mish Shedlock
Global Econonic Trend Analysis

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