Warren Pies

Warren Pies

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Warren Pies is the Chief Energy Strategist of Ned Davis Research. In this role, he is responsible for NDR’s Energy recommendations and positioning. As the architect behind various commodity-related studies, models, and unique indicators, Pies combines proprietary fundamental, technical, and macro indicators in identifying major investment themes and market trends affecting the Energy Complex. He also writes commodity publications, with a particular focus on crude oil, natural gas, and energy sector equities, including MLPs.

Professional Experience

Academic History

  • Pies is an Energy Risk Professional, certified by the Global Association of Risk Professionals.
  • He believes that the oil price curve is a reflection of the current oil price market conditions.
  • He uses inventory models and other indicators to predict price movement in oil.
  • In 2014, Euromoney Institutional Investor awarded him the Padraic Fallon editorial award for his research on the Shale Revolution’s impact on the Energy Sector.
  • Prior to joining NDR, he was a practicing attorney specializing in regulatory approvals for various industrial activities and projects.
  • He is a frequent contributor to the media, including participating in the 2013 Barron’s MLP Roundtable discussion. 
  • He has appeared as a guest on Real Vision.