The October 12th episode of Mad Money featured DeCarley Trading WTI crude oil futures market analysis. 


The oil booms of 2014 and 2018, were met with a rush of production from large publicly traded operations. In 2021 social and political pressure to go green, towing the OPEC line to keep the peace, and drilling moratoriums, have discouraged production at a time of high growth demand as the economy opens back up. The oil crash of 2020 wiped out some small shale oil producers and left others on the brink of bankruptcy; what a difference a year makes.

Futures and Options Trading Booksby Carley Garner

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Choosing a Futures Broker and Brokerage Service

Full-Service or Online Trading?

The decision to trade online or through a full-service commodity broker will undoubtedly make a large impact on your bottom line.

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A Fair Commission Rate vs. Low Commission

To look at commission rates objectively, we must understand the background of the futures industry and how brokerages accept risk for fees.

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Choosing a Commodity Brokerage Firm

Deciding on a commodity brokerage firm is a significant decision and shouldn’t be taken lightly. Not all traders and brokers are compatible.

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Choosing a Futures and Options Broker

Most traders in search of a futures broker are concerned primarily with trading platforms, commission, and quality guidance.

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The Truth about Futures Commission

The goal of futures trading should be to MAKE money, not SAVE it! Discount commodity brokers cut corners that cost their clients time & money.

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Commodities via Futures or ETFs?

A key difference to trading commodity futures over ETFs is leverage, but there is more to discuss, such as taxes, market hours, and efficiency.

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