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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 ›

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John Jagerson
Editor, Strategic Trader

Wade Hansen
Editor, Strategic Trader

Contraction or Expansion?

The question every trader is trying to answer this week is whether the bullish run-up during the first part of January is a legitimate recovery or just a “dead-cat bounce” at the beginning of a longer bearish downturn.

The S&P 500 broke above resistance at 2,630 at the end of last week, but it immediately pulled back to re-test that level when the market opened on Tuesday after the long three-day weekend.

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The Strategic Trader Track Record

Put Write Wins: 34
Put Write Record: 34-0
Covered Call Wins: 10
Covered Call Record: 10-0
Average Annualized Return: 366.26%

*Updated Nov. 29, 2018*


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