Brian Hicks

For the past fourteen years, Brian Hicks has shown investors how to profit from America’s new information-based economy. A former member of the Market Technicians Association, Mr. Hicks has managed several investment letters specializing in micro-caps, biotechnology, high tech, and energy and trading. He is also credited with creating the Volume Spike Indicator (VSI). Mr. Hicks has been a keynote speaker at countless national and international investment conferences as well as a guest commentator on the financial television networks CNBC, CNNfn, Fox News, Fox Business, and Bloomberg TV. Brian has also been quoted and profiled in many financial publications such as The Wall Street Journal, and recently published a book titled Profit from the Peak: The End of Oil and the Greatest Investment Opportunity of the Century. Born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, Mr. Hicks attended the University of Baltimore where he graduated in 1992 with honors in Political Science.

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Energy Investor

Companies recommended in the Energy Investor newsletter reflect the latest in technology and development and will play a critical role in supplying the world with its future energy needs. Energy Investor members have made money on every significant oil and gas field — including Ford...
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Scorpio Tankers (STNG)

News of three new tankers is boosting this company’s future prospects, as well as its stock. Analysts forecast triple-digit growth for the next few years. Its shares have a current dividend yield of 5.2%, paid quarterly. Scorpio Tankers (STNG) from Energy Investor According to Scorpio's latest release,...
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Questcor Therapeutics (QCOR)

Today Brian Hicks recommends a fast growing (although also dividend-paying) pharmaceutical, and Michael Cintolo and Stephen Quickel issue sell alerts on a couple recommendations from earlier this year. Questcor Therapeutics (QCOR) from The Wealth Advisory Questcor Pharmaceuticals is a one-trick pony — that is, it has product:...
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Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW)

Today’s recommendation is an offshore-drilling contractor that will report earnings after the market closes today. The Energy Letter Editor Keith Kohl, who wrote the recommendation below, thinks those earnings could be a catalyst for the stock to challenge its multi-year highs. “When we searching...
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