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Dan Dicker

Contributor since: 10 Jan 2013

Dan Dicker

Dan Dicker is a 25 year veteran of the New York Mercantile Exchange where he traded crude oil, natural gas, unleaded gasoline and heating oil futures contracts.

Dan is one of the world's leading energy market analysts and has been incredibly successful over the years generating exceptional returns for individual investors, professional traders, and institutions with his unique insights that enable him to find value in exploration & production, refining and other energy sector stocks.

Latest articles from Dan

  • Inevitable OPEC Failure Provides Opportunity To Buy

    Published 04 June 2016 | viewed 5,267 times

    No one should be surprised at the outcome of the latest OPEC meeting, which was only hastily scheduled after the disastrous non-event that occurred in…

  • Why It’s Still A Great Time To Pick Up Oil Stocks

    Published 28 May 2016 | viewed 4,082 times

    As Brent oil touched $50 a barrel today for the first time since November of 2015, we've banked a lot of profit in our core…

  • Where To Invest As Oil Turns Around

    Published 21 May 2016 | viewed 4,442 times

    I feel like Bush 41, advising to ‘stay the course’ as the oil markets continue to roil. We’re on the right track, identifying and investing…

  • Can Iran And Saudi Arabia’s Production Claims Be Believed?

    Published 07 May 2016 | viewed 15,271 times

    It's always the ultimate test when trading oil stocks – what to believe and what not to believe. Normally, you take earnings season with a…

  • Can Iran And Saudi Arabia Production Claims Be Believed?

    Published 07 May 2016 | viewed 8,305 times

    It's always the ultimate test on trading oil stocks – what to believe and what not to believe. Normally, you take earnings season with a…

  • Hold Out On Those Long Term Stock Picks

    Published 29 April 2016 | viewed 4,206 times

    It’s not quite time for a victory lap, but some credit should come from an oil market that has clearly seen its lows and has…

  • Oil Stocks Going Too High Too Soon

    Published 22 April 2016 | viewed 10,240 times

    The chorus has become deafening: The International Energy Agency (IEA) has predicted a full ‘rebalancing’ of the oil market by late 2017, with OPEC joining…

  • A Great Opportunity To Buy Oil For The Long Term

    Published 15 April 2016 | viewed 9,182 times

    In January I wrote what I called my “most important column” describing how the curve of oil futures, then in deep contango, needed to flatten…

  • Why You Shouldn’t Fear Another Drop In Oil Prices

    Published 08 April 2016 | viewed 15,549 times

    Now is another in a line of critical moments in oil pricing – and an equally critical moment in establishing your long-term energy portfolio. We’re…

  • $120 Oil As Soon As 2018?

    Published 04 April 2016 | viewed 170,569 times

    Today, I’m going to try and tackle the reasoning for my ‘wild’ predictions for oil reaching triple digits by the end of 2017. While I…

  • Oil Price Shock Might Not Be Far Away

    Published 01 April 2016 | viewed 13,523 times

    Today, I’m going to try and tackle the reasoning for my ‘wild’ predictions for oil reaching triple digits by the end of 2017. While I…

  • Who To Back When Oil Rebounds

    Published 25 March 2016 | viewed 11,218 times

    In my book Shale Boom, Shale Bust, I isolated three places one could reasonably invest for the long term to bet on the (I believe)…

  • The Energy Market ‘Rapid Roundup’

    Published 18 March 2016 | viewed 4,637 times

    A few words about this ‘Rapid Roundup” of energy names before I start reeling them off (or as many as I can reasonably do). My…

  • Nat Gas Investment Outlook Is Bleak

    Published 11 March 2016 | viewed 8,099 times

    I’ve been talking almost exclusively about oil in the past dozen columns I’ve written for you – but what about natural gas? Many people continue…

  • Aubrey McClendon’s Legacy

    Published 04 March 2016 | viewed 4,922 times

    There is, of course, a terrible tragedy in the death of Aubrey McClendon on Wednesday, but there also is something larger. Inside the life and…

  • Where Are We In The Oil Bust Cycle?

    Published 26 February 2016 | viewed 8,865 times

    Latest reports from the big Bakken shale producers are proving where we are in the crude bust cycle we’ve been following and trying to time.…

  • Don’t Be Disappointed By The Short Term

    Published 19 February 2016 | viewed 5,547 times

    A melange of energy topics to cover this week, including a quick wrap-up of earning and an update on a trade I suggested on January…

  • Don’t Look For The Bottom In Oil, Look Ahead

    Published 12 February 2016 | viewed 8,349 times

    There’s little more than frustration out there right now from those of us in the energy world – whether we’re trying to trade our way…

  • We Might Be Closer To A Bull Market Than You May Think

    Published 05 February 2016 | viewed 7,300 times

    It’s been a horrible run for oil and oil stocks. But, dare I say it; there are finally some tangible signals of a workable long-term…

  • Fundamentals Are Lost, But Upside Visible For Oil

    Published 30 January 2016 | viewed 7,634 times

    The oil market has become nothing but a rumor mill – rumors of Fed hikes to come, or even Fed cuts – and, over the…

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