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Latest Webinar: October 9, 2019

Topics Discussed: The new U.S. blacklist against Chinese companies, the U.S.-China trade war and Friday's meeting, the mixed opinions about how the trade war will turn out, the effect trade... Watch It Now ›

John Jagerson
Editor, Strategic Trader

Wade Hansen
Editor, Strategic Trader

Uncertainty Should Keep the Market Range-Bound

After the market closed on Monday, the Trump administration announced a new trade blacklist containing over 20 Chinese organizations and companies as a response to the Chinese government’s human rights violations against Muslim populations in the Xinjiang region.

Because trade talks were set to resume this week, investors sold the market on Tuesday, assuming the new blacklist would ruin hopes for progress in the trade war.

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The Strategic Trader Track Record

Put Write Record: 105-0
Covered Call Record: 36-0-1
Average Annualized Return: 706.59%

Updated Aug 19, 2019


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