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 17, 2019

Topics Discussed: The S&P 500's rally and recent pullback, the long-term decline on the 10-year Treasury yield (TNX), the decline on the Dow Jones Transportation Index and the earnings reports... Watch It Now ›

John Jagerson
Editor, Strategic Trader

Wade Hansen
Editor, Strategic Trader

Will the Fed’s July Cut Help the Market?

The futures market is still pricing in a near certainty that the Federal Reserve will cut rates by at least a quarter point when the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) makes an announcement on July 31.

According to the CME FedWatch Tool, traders are pricing in a 36.9% chance the Fed cuts rates by half a percentage point. Based on the recent speeches from Fed governors and Fed Chair Jerome Powell, we think some easing is a reasonable assumption.

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The Strategic Trader Track Record

Put Write Record: 89-0
Covered Call Record: 35-0-1
Average Annualized Return: 465.58%


*Updated July 5, 2019*

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