"Remember, ... Carley Garner has been dead-right, and the charts, as interpreted by Carley, suggest that this market still has some more upside here," Cramer continued. "But if we get a few more days like this wild one, she thinks we'll need to start worrying about irrational exuberance. For now, though, she thinks we are headed higher, and I agree."Read More
In this LIVE video, Carley Garner, a futures and options broker with DeCarley Trading discusses the gold futures market and technical analysis.
A long-time friend and client of DeCarley Trading, Kevin Davey, is now a colleague at TASC magazine. Kevin's new monthly column titled, Algo Q&A, is quickly picking up a loyal following.
If you have any futures system trading related questions for Kevin, feel free to email them to kdavey @ kjtradingsystems.com.
As always, if you have questions you would like Carley to answer in the "Futures for you" column in TASC, feel free to send them over!
Futures, and options on futures trading, isn’t for everybody. But I argue that for those looking for ways to speculate (which is different than investing) and are willing to take the time to learn how to manage risk through the practice of mitigating leverage, there are endless opportunities to be creative; and hopefully profitable. In short, perhaps dabbling in the futures markets shouldn’t be part of the average investor’s portfolio, but I argue that it shouldn’t be off limits for those with a certain amount of sophistication and financial means.Read More
Trading futures and options is a game of odds; if you are not doing everything you can to put the odds in your favor then you are putting the odds in the favor of other market participants. Carley Garner, an experienced commodity broker, believes that humility is the secret to increasing a futures and options trader's probability of success because it encourages traders to accept the potential of inaccurate speculation. Join Carley Garner to discuss the practice of trading commodity futures and options in a manner that reduces risk and increases the prospects of success. Garner will be discussing many concepts highlighted in her latest book, Higher Probability Commodity Trading.
Futures broker, Carley Garner, will outline the intricacies of futures options spread trading to meet the needs of various types of traders; commodity options are versatile tools, be creative!Read More
Experienced futures and options broker, Carley Garner, takes a look at the natural gas futures market in regard to technical analysis. She also mentions market sentiment and the link between commodity prices and the US dollar index. This video is a great primer for those looking to become a futures and options trader.Read More
Commodity broker, Carley Garner, speaks with the author of the Stock Traders' Almanac at the Las Vegas TradersExpo in November 2018.Read More
The DeCarley Trading mobile app is the ultimate communication tool complete with live streaming videos of our commodity trading educational events and interactive chat features. At a time in which email is becoming obsolete and SMS text messaging burdensome and expensive to overseas contacts, this futures market mobile app bridges the gap between the need to communicate in real time and the obstacles more traditional methods face. Armed with the ability to opt in or out for push notifications based on user interest, this communication app words toward streamlining desirable content for the user making for an efficient experience relative to other communication platforms (emails, websites, etc.).
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In their quest for trading commodities profitably, beginning traders spend a substantial amount of time studying market theory, various types of market analysis, and paper-trading in the futures and options markets. Yet, almost all of them fail to take the necessary steps to ensure their trading environment is conducive for the profits they seek. A Trader’s First Book on Commodities aims to fill the void in trading literature that overlooks the importance in making the right decisions before ever placing a commodity trade such as fully understanding market mechanics and logistics, choosing a proper trading platform, understanding order types, being aware of market data fees and policies, how to quote and calculate profit or loss in each of the commodity markets, preparing for margin calls, and the only magic in trading–humility.
Join us to discuss how to get started selling options on futures. In this video, experienced futures and options broker, Carley Garner, outlines the advantages and disadvantages of option selling and highlights the various futures options premium collection strategies, setting up a proper brokerage arrangement, and offers tips and tricks to better the odds of a short option strategy.
The practice of option selling is a controversial strategy for commodity option traders to partake in. Many brokerage firms outright forbid the practice; others allow it, but there are often strings attached. However, there are a limited number of brokerage services that recognize despite the challenges of option selling, it likely offers the highest long-term prospects for successful trading. Accordingly, such brokers give their clients the freedom to implement a short option strategy. We are a part of the minority commodity brokers that believe our clients should be given the opportunity to sell options without hassle. Nevertheless, option selling is far from an “easy-money” venture; there is a reason many brokerage firms shy away from option selling.Read More