Brian Hicks is also known as the “Bull on America.” A Baltimore native, Hicks graduated from the University of Baltimore in 1992 with honors with a degree in Political Science and in the field of Political Theory and Modern Studies has worked on the graduate level. Hicks has been an active trader for over 20 years, and for the past fourteen years has been sharing his knowledge and teaching others how to profit. He was a former member of the Market Technicians Association which led to his specialization in biotechnology, energy, microcaps, high tech, and trading, each of which he has investment letters in. Hicks created the Volume Spike Indicator (VSI). He can be found featured as a guest commentator on networks such as radio stations, Fox News, Bloomberg TV, CNBC, and CNNfn or as a speaker at investment conferences nationally and internationally. He and his work are referenced in multiple financial publications such as The Wall Street Journal. Hicks also published and co-authored the book Profit from the Peak: The End of Oil and the Greatest Investment Opportunity of the Century in 2008. His trading theories are based around staying ahead of the trend and predicting what is to come. Hicks is currently the managing editor at The Wealth Advisory and writes weekly for Wealth Daily.