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
This Oil Price Rally Is Sustainable
It may not be a direct, uninterrupted move up, but 2017 should be a good year for oil prices.
This Oil Rally Will Sustain Itself Into Year-End
One thing I've learned is that, if the Saudis say it, you'd better take it seriously.
Play a Pair of Oil Companies Ahead of the OPEC Meeting
Together, these two would make a fine start to a mid-term oil portfolio.
How to Play the OPEC Meeting in Vienna
I am increasingly confident that this meeting of the oil cartel will result in a real production agreement.
Count on an OPEC Production Agreement This Month
The Saudis have given up trying to drive U.S. shale producers out of business.