Daniel Dicker

Dan Dicker, a former floor trader at the New York Mercantile Exchange, has more than 25 years of oil-trading experience. He is a licensed commodities trade adviser. Dan is currently president of MercBloc LLC, a wealth management firm, and is the author of Oil's Endless Bid, published in March of 2011 by John Wiley and Sons.

 

Dan appears regularly as an energy analyst on CNBC, Bloomberg TV and CNN. He earned a bachelor of arts degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook in 1982.

Recent Articles By The Author

An Oil Certainty: Higher Prices, Lower Supply

An Oil Certainty: Higher Prices, Lower Supply

But fear not, I have a stock pick for you.

Why Barron's Has It Wrong on Oil

Why Barron's Has It Wrong on Oil

The publication's July 15 cover story on oil uses flawed math.

Pessimism About Oil Is Firmly in Place

Pessimism About Oil Is Firmly in Place

This is not the time to add to positions.

Changing My Timeline on the Next Oil Boom

Changing My Timeline on the Next Oil Boom

Today we are seeing one of the most-bearish positioning in speculative shorts we've seen in the last several years.

Waiting for Oil's Turnaround: Patience, Please

Waiting for Oil's Turnaround: Patience, Please

Watching things get worse while hoping they'll get better is very draining.