Senior Commodity Market Strategist and Broker, STOCKS & COMMODITIES Magazine Columnist, TheStreet.com Contributor, and Author Carley Garner is an experienced futures and options broker with DeCarley Trading, a division of Zaner Financial Services, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Her commodity market analysis is often referenced on Jim Cramer's Mad Money on CNBC and she is a regular guest on Bloomberg Television's Options Insight segment with Abigail Doolittle. Garner is a regular contributor to TheStreet.com and its Real Money Pro service and is also a regular on the speaking circuit and can be found at TradersEXPOs and MoneyShows throughout the country. Garner is also an award-winning commodity futures and options trading book author. In addition to Trading Commodity Options with Creativity, Garner has authored Higher Probability Commodity Trading; A Trader's First Book on Commodities (three 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. Carley authors a monthly column in Stocks & Commodities magazine and has been featured by several major media outlets. Visit Carley at www.DeCarleyTrading.com.
"If you are looking to get rich quick, keep looking. Carley
Garner's latest effort outlines the brutal consequences that come
with lackadaisical risk management in commodity trading.
Trading Commodity Options with Creativity
opens readers' minds to imaginative and unconventional option
strategies intended to reduce the hazards of speculation as well as
help businesses improve the efficiency of their hedging activities.
If you are willing to think outside of the box and put in the
legwork, this book is essential for those searching for a smarter
way to participate in the futures markets." - James
Cramer, Host of Mad Money, CNBC
"The ideas in this book can often at times be intimidating and confusing - Carley strips away those barriers and gets right down to the brass tacks. Not only does Carley cover commodity options but she leaves no stone unturned in her efforts to give the reader a deep, well-rounded point of view. Take your time, reread a few of the chapters. This book is to be absorbed, not just read. If you walk away with a good understanding of what is presented in this book, you will be ahead of your peers and on very solid footing in the commodity options industry. Carley has given the reader a great bargain with the knowledge she has imparted in this book, all the while raising the bar for any future commodity options trading authors." - Scott (The Cow Guy) Shellady
"Carley Garner is one of the premier voices on trading options and commodity futures. She is as authentic as she is knowledgeable. Trading Commodity Options...with Creativity is the perfect combination of her expertise and personality and it as engaging as it is helpful. This book is a fantastic real-world guide on how to how trade commodity options with finesse." -Abigail Doolittle, Options Insight Host, Bloomberg Television
"One of Carley's greatest skills is the ability to make complex topics easy to understand. Trading commodity options with...Creativity is another example of her skill. Carley's ability is to demystify the sometimes-intimidating world of options trading is amazing and valuable to every level of trader. Veteran traders view options as part math and part religion. Once you are indoctrinated into this world you won't trade without them." -Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services and CNBC Contributor
"Carley breaks down commodity options trading with a precision that only a seasoned pro can do. The well-thought-out format showing the pros and cons of different strategies provides a consistent template essential for learning. The biggest bonus is the unexpected wealth of information on everything from seasonals to expirations. The subtleties take the book well beyond a pure textbook. Nice job!" -Linda Raschke, Professional Trader