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Mike Shedlock

Mike Shedlock

Contributor since: 26 Feb 2010

Biography

Michael "Mish" Shedlock is a registered investment advisor representative for SitkaPacific Capital Management.

  • The Education Gap

    Published 08 November 2005 | viewed 4,201 times

    A CNN article is asking Is the U.S. becoming hostile to science? Let's take a look at a few snips: A bitter debate about how…

  • The Kids Have Spoken

    Published 01 November 2005 | viewed 6,521 times

    The voting is finished, the ballots have been cast, and the kids have spoken. Mish is pleased to announce the winner of this year's Halloween…

  • Playing Hardball With Softwood

    Published 27 October 2005 | viewed 4,956 times

    The New York Times Op-Ed contribution Lost in the Woods summarizes nicely the dispute between Canada and the US over lumber. Following are the key…

  • Totally Out of Touch with Reality

    Published 25 October 2005 | viewed 6,691 times

    Congress is totally out of touch with reality. Now most people have long been aware of that for quite some time, but following are a…

  • Ben Bernanke Inflation Fighter

    Published 18 October 2005 | viewed 11,225 times

    Some ideas are just too stupid to not comment on. Hyping $Ben Bernanke as an inflation fighter is one of those ideas. It's not just…

  • Personal Bankruptcy Followup

    Published 17 October 2005 | viewed 7,593 times

    I received some interesting Emails regarding Personal Bankruptcies Soar. I would like to share a few of them with you. From Rich: It's actually worse…

  • Personal Bankruptcies Soar

    Published 14 October 2005 | viewed 6,512 times

    Personal bankruptcies have skyrocketed lately. Is anyone surprised? The primary reason is not Katrina or Rita as some might think, although I am sure hurricane…

  • Faith Based Financing

    Published 03 October 2005 | viewed 6,116 times

    Bill Fleckenstein is reporting Empty houses, falling prices, and the end of a boom. For one homebuilder it seems that "Faith Based Financing" has gone…

  • Thoughts on the Davis Bacon Act

    Published 29 September 2005 | viewed 5,635 times

    CNN Money is reporting President Bush used Katrina to suspend the Davis Bacon Act. President signs executive order allowing contractors to pay below prevailing wage…

  • Focus on the UK Consumer

    Published 22 September 2005 | viewed 4,989 times

    According to the UK Guardian Remortgaging pushes lending figures to new high. A boom in remortgaging boosted August's mortgage lending figures to the highest level…

  • Thoughts on Savings - Part 2

    Published 16 September 2005 | viewed 4,862 times

    Following is part two in a two part discussion about savings. This part will take a look at Ben Bernanke's viewpoint that there is a…

  • Thoughts on Savings - Part 1

    Published 15 September 2005 | viewed 3,458 times

    Following is part one in a two part discussion about savings. This part will take a look at what savings are, some charts and other…

  • A Just in the Nick of Time Downgrade

    Published 14 September 2005 | viewed 6,455 times

    I would like to thank the analysts at JP Morgan today for coming up with a very timely downgrade of Delta Airlines today. I fail…

  • Competition is Killing Subprime Margins as Risk Skyrockets

    Published 13 September 2005 | viewed 6,780 times

    With consumers being increasingly stressed as evidenced by rising defaults and delinquencies on Primary Mortgage Insurance, one might think that margin spreads on subprime mortgages…

  • Renminbi Trading Ranges to Widen

    Published 09 September 2005 | viewed 3,390 times

    China daily is reporting that China's exchange rate will fluctuate more widely in time, so authorities do not plan another one-off revaluation like the one…

  • The Train They Call The City of New Orleans (Part 1)

    Published 02 September 2005 | viewed 7,063 times

    It's time to discuss the good, bad, ugly, and the just plain stupid about what happened in New Orleans. We also need to look ahead…

  • Reflections on Central Banking

    Published 27 August 2005 | viewed 4,167 times

    Following are some comments made by Greenspan at a symposium sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Jackson Hole, Wyoming August 26, 2005.…

  • Are You Missing the Real Estate Boom? (part 2)

    Published 24 August 2005 | viewed 8,917 times

    On August 11 2005 Reuters reported that Moody's affirms Fannie Mae 'AAA' senior debt rating. Moody's Investors Service on Thursday affirmed the 'AAA' senior debt…

  • A Sign of the Times

    Published 20 August 2005 | viewed 5,682 times

    The Sacramento Bee reports 'For Sale' signs mushroom, stay up longer. Jim Eggleston, owner of Sacramento's biggest residential "For Sale" sign installer, predicts this will…

  • Gold's Honest Discipline

    Published 17 August 2005 | viewed 4,551 times

    I just finished reading a copy of a book entitled "The Monetary Elite vs. Gold's Honest Discipline" by Vincent R. LoCascio. LoCascio makes a compelling…