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 13, 2019

Topics Discussed: The bullish trend in the S&P 500, the rebound in emerging markets, a potential inverted "head-and-shoulders" pattern on the S&P 500, Treasury yields, U.S. China trade negotiations and... Watch It Now ›

John Jagerson
Editor, Strategic Trader

Wade Hansen
Editor, Strategic Trader

Earnings Yield Versus Treasury Yields

It is not a coincidence that the S&P 500 began to retreat from its all-time highs in September 2018 just as the 10-year Treasury yield (TNX) began to climb above 3% for the second time that year.

Although corporate earnings had been growing by double digits that year, rising Treasury yields had begun to put pressure on stock valuations.

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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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