Brian Lund

Options, Futures, Trading
Investing Expert


  • Veteran stock trader with more than 20 years of experience
  • Appeared multiple times on CNBC's "Closing Bell"
  • Co-founded Ditto Trade, a licensed broker dealer


Brian Lund has appeared multiple times on CNBC's "Tomorrow in :30" segment on "Closing Bell." His articles have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, CNN, Traders World magazine, AOL's Daily Finance, TraderPlanet, and numerous other domestic and international outlets.

Brian bought his first stock in 1985, one month after his 18th birthday. His love of trading continued and he formed the Mesa Verde Fund in 2005 to devote himself to trading full time. In 2008, Brian co-founded Ditto Trade, a licensed broker dealer. 

Brian is the author of "Trading: The Best of the Best - Top Trading Tips for Our Times" and publishes The Lund Loop, a weekly update on markets, trading, and life. He covered commodities and stocks for The Balance.


Brian Lund studied Business and Finance at Orange Coast College and Cal State Long Beach.