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Introduction to Commodity Trading, An: New York Institute of Finance Virtual Class (Video)

Video Description

Too often, commodity market newcomers focus on market and strategy analysis without first familiarizing themselves with the crucial basics every trader must know. In this concise virtual class, top commodity trader Carley Garner explains all these essentials in plain English. You will be able to learn how to calculate profit, loss, and risk in commodities futures markets, choose the best platform, quote vendor, brokerage firm, and market access for your goals, and understand market volatility, which may help you avoid crucial beginner’s mistakes. You will also be able to learn how to build effective trading plans and treat commodities trading as a business. You owe it to yourself to have all this knowledge before you make your firstcommodities trade--or your next!

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Carley Garneris Senior Market Analyst and Broker with DeCarley Trading and a columnist for Stocks & Commodities. The author of Commodity Optionsand A Trader’s First Book on Commodities, Garner writes two widely distributed e-newsletters, The Stock Index Reportand The Bond Bulletin. Her work has been featured in Stocks & Commodities, Futures, Active Trader, Option Trader, Your Trading Edge,and PitnewsMagazine, and she has been quoted in media ranging from Reuters to Investor’s Business Dailyand The Wall Street Journal. She provides free trading education to investors at www.DeCarleyTrading.com. Garner is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of the University of Nevada Las Vegas.

Started in 1922 by the New York Stock Exchange, the New York Institute of Finance(www.nyif.com) is the premier financial training organization, serving clients globally. We offer exam prep and more than 350 courses in accounting and tax, core finance concepts, corporate finance, credit risk, derivatives, financial modeling, fixed income, investment and portfolio management, mergers and acquisitions, operations and compliance, professional skills, project finance, risk management, core skills analyst programs, wealth management programs, structured products, and technical analysis and trading that are delivered through instructor-led classroom experiences, elearning, and our new virtual classroom. The New York Institute of Finance is part of Pearson (NYSE: PSO), the global leader in education and education technology. NYIF celebrates its 90th anniversary in 2012.

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