Jared Dillian

Jared Dillian

Formal First Name
Nick Name
The Dr. House of Trading

Jared Dillian is an Investment Strategist and Editor at Mauldin Economics. He is also the Editor of The Daily Dirtnap, a daily market newsletter for investment professionals he has been publishing since 2008. Dillian is one of the most original, contrarian voices in the industry. He is a master of market psychology with a loyal following ranging from investors to professional traders and hedge fund managers. He had a flourishing career as one of Wall Street’s prominent risk-takers.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Dillian was raised in Southeastern Connecticut in the eighties and early nineties.  
  • He graduated from the United States Coast Guard Academy in 1996 and served out his five-year service commitment, mostly on the West Coast.  
  • In his spare time, he is a progressive house DJ and speaks frequently on mental health issues at financial institutions.


  • From 2001 to 2008, he was a trader for Lehman Brothers, routinely trading over $1 billion a day in volume.


  • Dillian has appeared on dozens of local and syndicated radio programs, including MSNBC, Bloomberg TV, The New York Times, Business Insider.
  • He has appeared as a guest on Real Vision
  • He has appeared as a guest at the 2021 Real Vision Festival of Learning.