Carley Garner

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

Here's a Way to Play the Mixed Signals in Texas Tea

Here's a Way to Play the Mixed Signals in Texas Tea

Aggressive traders might be interested in buying crude oil option strangles.

How to Play the Mixed Signals in Texas Tea

How to Play the Mixed Signals in Texas Tea

Aggressive traders might be interested in buying option strangles.

This Pattern of Nasdaq Weakness Is Hard to Ignore

This Pattern of Nasdaq Weakness Is Hard to Ignore

The worst buys in the Nasdaq index have occurred when they look to be the best momentum trades.

A Pattern of Nasdaq Weakness Not to Ignore

A Pattern of Nasdaq Weakness Not to Ignore

The worst buys in the Nasdaq index have occurred when they look to be the best momentum trades.

Need Catastrophic Portfolio Insurance? Buy Long Puts in the S&P 500

Need Catastrophic Portfolio Insurance? Buy Long Puts in the S&P 500

With IV levels indicating a market top, consider buying March put options in S&P 500 e-mini futures.