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 ›

Latest Webinar: July 8, 2020

Topics Discussed: The S&P 500's "island" reversal in June, the surprising performance of the market this week, how "sandbagging" works, the effect of the U.S. dollar on earnings and choosing... Watch It Now ›

John Jagerson
Editor, Strategic Trader

Wade Hansen
Editor, Strategic Trader

Sandbaggers Set Stage for Bullish Earnings Bounce

How do you set the stage for stock prices to continue moving higher even as the United States continues to set new records for daily new confirmed cases of COVID-19?

It’s simple. You lower earnings expectations and then watch corporate America beat those lowered expectations.

You see, Wall Street analysts are professional sandbaggers.

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The Strategic Trader Track Record

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

Updated July 1, 2020


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