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: June 12, 2019

Topics Discussed: The S&P 500's behavior after last week's rally, U.S.-Mexico trade issues, U.S.-China trade issues, investors' move out of small-cap stocks, and Brexit and the next U.K. prime minister... Watch It Now ›

John Jagerson
Editor, Strategic Trader

Wade Hansen
Editor, Strategic Trader

Flagging Inflation Clears Path for July Rate Cut

The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released the Consumer Price Index (CPI) numbers for May this morning, and they came in lower than expected — clearing the way for the Federal Reserve to cut rates in July.

The Fed has a dual mandate. It is supposed to help the U.S. economy grow while keeping inflation under control at the same time.

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The Strategic Trader Track Record

Put Write Record: 78-0
Covered Call Record: 32-0-1
Average Annualized Return: 491.93%

*Updated June 4, 2019*


Lucky S., a business owner from Minneapolis, MN, says he’s earned an additional “$8,534.76” in income from our short puts and covered calls.