Which characteristics did traders value most for The 2021 Winning Trade of the Year? Was it overall performance? Consistency of performance? Or simplicity in execution?
Click here or in the video to find out which trading strategy won!
In The Winning Trade Episode 70 we asked traders to consider the characteristics of each of the following trades and we we will count down the results of the vote for you below:
- #6 – The pure and simple Bull trading strategy.
- #5 – The exciting Bearish Butterfly trading strategy.
- #4 – The reliable X4V17 trading strategy.
- #3 – The mighty ROCK trading strategy.
- #2 – The raging Super Bull trading strategy.
And the # 1 Winning Trade of the 2021 is…
Drum roll please!
The dependable M3.4u trading strategy didn’t turn out to be the best performing* rule-based trading strategy that was in the vote but it was a close second. You can follow the M3.4u trading strategy into 2022 on Options Trading for Income by the Guidelines weekly webinars.
Description of this trade: This is a somewhat bullish bias market neutral income strategy that was designed to be traded on the Russell 2000 or RUT.
Minimum Capital Required: $2,500 per trade
Example size: $5,000 planned capital
Profit Target: None. In general, I’d expect a winning month to return between 5% and 15% of planned capital
Exit Loss Trigger: 10% of planned capital or $500 for this example
Entered Trade: 56 days to expiration
Trade Duration: Up to 56 days
Trade Adjustments: Yes
Overlapping Trades: Yes
Why do we love this trading strategy? M3.4u is a very simple, dynamic strategy that performs well over a large variety of market conditions.
This rule-based strategy has a minimum capital requirement is $2,500 and takes less than 15 minutes a day to manage. Click here to learn more!
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*The result shown is from real-time, hypothetical trades such as those shown in the Options Trading for Income weekly webinar. Simulated trades are believed to be represented as accurately as possible, however, live results may have been different. The result is shared as an example for educational purposes ONLY.