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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Dutch Parliament To Debate Leaving The Eurozone: Nexit On The Way?
Potential Eurozone disruption possibilities keep compounding. The Netherlands Parliament will now debate leaving the Eurozone.
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Fuse Is Lit! Target2 Imbalances Hit Crisis Levels: An Email Exchange With The ECB Over Target2
If Italy or Greece (any country) were to leave the Eurozone and default on the Target2 balance, the rest of the countries would have to make up the default according to their percentage weight in the Eurozone.
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New Home Sales Rise Half Of Economists’ Expectations, Supply Surges
New homes sales hit the skids in December, down 10.4 percent. December numbers were revised slightly lower today.
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Instant Tax Collection: As Bitcoin Surges To Record High, China Prepares Its Own Digital Currency; Exploring The Digital Downside
Bitcoin hit an all-time high of $1,172.09. Traders are happy because the SEC is expected to rule on a Bitcoin ETF by March 11.
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Angela Merkel Cheers As Germany’s Budget Surplus Hits Record Right: Let’s Pretend
Thanks to negative interest rates at the ECB, record low unemployment, and a desire to maintain a balanced budget, Germany’s Budget Surplus Hit a Record High since reunification in 1991.
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Rate Hike Cycles Vs. US Dollar: Rate Hikes Bad For Gold?
Gold does not necessarily rise and fall with interest rates, jewelry demand in India, or any other widely believed nonsense.
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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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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'
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Work Experience

Investment Advisor Representative
Sitka Pacific Capital Management
January 2006 - Present (11 years 3 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.
President
Mike Shedlock Inc.
January 1998 - Present (19 years 5 months)
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
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Global Econonic Trend Analysis

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