August 2020 Monthly Trade Analysis Friday August 14th 12:54 PM Posted in: Monthly Options Analysis Start Trading Key Stats 108 Total trades 102 Winning trades 94% Winning history 121% Average return Analysis Our analysis of over 100 trades show August as one of the absolute best months for our Monthly Options trading strategy. Although we have fewer data points vs other months, our trade history for August still spans back to 2002. A review of that history yields and astounding 94% winning trades... better than 9 out of 10 trades. Incredibly, the average return of 121% is double the upper range of our suggested target profit. Finally, the month has a total of five picks with 100% winning histories including some of our staple trades. Risk vs Reward August remains the best month from its stellar historical performance. Successful Picks StockPlaysWinsWin HistWinning HistoryAvg %Average ReturnAAPL99100%217%AMZN8788%130%BIDU9889%115%DIA111091%82%GOOG99100%136%QQQ1111100%129%SPY88100%103%WYNN77100%145% Trade Recommendations Our trades this afternoon stand on the shoulders of a long history of incredible results from our Monthly Options strategy in past years. The setup for today looks overwhelmingly positive. It appears the market is taking a bit of a side step through intraday and we feel like that is a good sign. We remain optimistic about this month's trades and note we have a bit of room to move back up before we hit some of the highs established late last week. Target Profit Recommendations We recommend maintaining our standard target profit rate of 30% - 50% for this month.