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Brian Hicks

U.S. Global Investors

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Brian Hicks joined U.S. Global Investors Inc. in 2004 as a co-manager of the company's Global Resources Fund (PSPFX). He is responsible for portfolio allocation, stock selection and research coverage for the energy and basic materials sectors. Prior to joining U.S. Global Investors, Hicks was an associate oil and gas analyst for A.G. Edwards Inc. He also worked previously as an institutional equity/options trader and liaison to the foreign equity desk at Charles Schwab & Co., and at Invesco Funds Group, Inc. as an industry research and product development analyst. Hicks holds a Master of Science degree in finance and a bachelor degree in business administration from the University of Colorado.

Recent Interviews

U.S. Global's Brian Hicks Shares His Summer Plans for Creating the Ultimate Resource Fund (5/26/15) You may want to rethink those tickets to Hawaii, and instead spend the summer basking in the opportunities developing in three different sectors of the oil market. In this interview with The Energy Report, U.S. Global Resources Fund Manager Brian Hicks shares the names of the juniors that could benefit from the current volatility. Plus, he reveals the dramatic shift he made in the fund this year that allows him to get paid to wait for the market to catch fire.

Are You Ready to Capitalize on Emerging World Growth and U.S. Oil Independence? (6/26/14) With 400 million more people set to get on the grid in India alone, smart investors will profit from new demand for all kinds of energy. In this interview with The Energy Report, Frank Holmes and Brian Hicks of U.S. Global Investors share some of their favorite ways to build a diversified portfolio that takes advantage of opportunities large and small, domestic and international.

The Three Ways Frank Holmes and Brian Hicks Play the Junior Resource Space (6/7/13) The recent volatility in the gold market has investors taking a second look at their strategies. In this interview with The Gold Report, Frank Holmes and Brian Hicks of U.S. Global Investors discuss their criteria for investment decisions, the factors they think will affect the gold sector and how ETFs are distorting the gold equities market.

Recent Quotes

"In a normalized pricing environment, BKX could double from where it is now." (5/26/15) BNK Petroleum Inc. - The Energy Report Interview with Brian Hicks More >

"We're very encouraged by RDS's acquisition of BG Group. We feel it strategically places the company very well." (5/26/15) Royal Dutch Shell Plc - The Energy Report Interview with Brian Hicks More >

"With proven management and a great land package, TEM has a shot at 'Golden Elephant' status." (2/26/12) Tembo Gold Corp. - Brian Hicks, U.S. Global Investors More >

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