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

'Widow Maker' Natural Gas Market Is Poised for a Recovery

'Widow Maker' Natural Gas Market Is Poised for a Recovery

At least one large hedge fund blew up in November largely at the hands of an out-of-control futures and options markets.

Both the S&P and Crude Oil Held Long-Term Support, What Now?

Both the S&P and Crude Oil Held Long-Term Support, What Now?

We've been scouring the weekly chart of crude oil for weeks in search of clues on when the bleeding might stop.

A Low-Risk Option Play in Corn Might Make Sense

A Low-Risk Option Play in Corn Might Make Sense

Corn appears to be poised for gains, but it's important to limit risks when setting up a trade in the commodity.

Has Pessimism Peaked?

Has Pessimism Peaked?

Keep calm and mind the range.

Why Oil Prices Are Due for a Bounce

Why Oil Prices Are Due for a Bounce

OPEC is grabbing at the proverbial straws in an attempt to regain control of the global oil markets.