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: February 24, 2021

Topics discussed: What caused the S&P 500 index to drop at the open Tuesday and what Fed Chair Jerome Powell said to Congress to reverse the market higher through Wednesday's... Watch It Now ›

John Jagerson
Editor, Strategic Trader

Wade Hansen
Editor, Strategic Trader

Don’t Fear the Reaper

This week’s uptick in market volatility shows all the signs of profit-taking rather than a fundamentally negative shift in the market.

Although fluctuations like this can be frustrating for traders with a bullish bias, it looks very routine.

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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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