Carley Garner is an experienced futures and options broker with DeCarley Trading, a division of Zaner Group, in Las Vegas, Nevada. She is also the author of Higher Probability Commodity Trading; A Trader's First Book on Commodities (two editions); Currency Trading in the Forex and Futures Markets; and Commodity Options. Her e-newsletters, The DeCarley Perspective and The Financial Futures Report, have garnered a loyal following; she is also proactive in providing free trading education at www.DeCarleyTrading.com.
Carley is a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Nevada Las Vegas, from which she earned dual bachelor’s degrees in finance and accounting. Carley jumped into the options and futures industry with both feet in early 2004 and has become one of the most recognized names in the business. Her commodity market analysis is often referenced on Jim Cramer’s Mad Money on CNBC and she is a regular contributor to TheStreet.com and its Real Money Pro service.
Carley authors a monthly column in Stocks & Commodities magazine and has been featured in the likes of Futures, Active Trader, Option Trader magazines, and many more. She has been quoted by Investor’s Business Daily and The Wall Street Journal and has also been known to participate in radio interviews. She can be found on the speaking circuit.
Recent Articles By The Author
Although the short squeeze wasn't as quick and swift as we thought it might be, it didn't disappoint in the end.
The gold market hasn't made progress in either direction since experiencing a sharp selloff in 2013.
Coffee prices won't stay depressed for long.
Ahead of the spring planting season, the sentiment is irrationally lopsided.
Look for unsustainably exuberant levels for the S&P 500 in the coming weeks before optimism, and prices, peak.
Fundamentals are supportive overall; perhaps speculative liquidation is causing the fundamental strength in prices to be delayed.
We tend to be contrarians in the gold market, and we see a looming opportunity for the bears in the coming weeks.
At least one large hedge fund blew up in November largely at the hands of an out-of-control futures and options markets.