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.
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