Welcome to Strategic Trader,
where we target positive capital returns
in every market condition

As strategic traders, we never risk our capital on old-fashioned “buy-and-hope” investing. Instead, we use proprietary, proven screens to identify the best trades — with the highest potential returns and lowest possible risks — for current market conditions, typically using options to amplify your gains. LEARN MORE ›

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John Jagerson
Editor, Strategic Trader

Wade Hansen
Editor, Strategic Trader

Bad News Might Be Good News

The market has had a rough time over the last few trading sessions. Worries about the new Omicron COVID-19 variant sent the S&P 500 down more than 2% on Friday and 1.9% on Monday. Although the major indexes had lost less than -3% by Tuesday, compared to the all-time highest close on November 18, it has been unnerving to deal with another round of volatility like this. Read more ›

The Strategic Trader Track Record

Total Closed Trades: 165
Winners: 147
Win Rate: 89.09%

Updated July 1, 2020


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