Bob Lang

Bob Lang has been a private trader in equity and option markets for several years and manages separate accounts via Aztec Capital LLC. He has managed a $300 million pension and 401(k) plan for a Southern California cooperative. In early 2000, Lang started a hedge fund for private and institutional clients. This fund, Aztec Partners, was a top-performing fund that year relative to its peer group. In 2002, Lang worked with floor traders in the active bond-trading group of Countrywide Capital Markets. In May 2011, Lang launched an options trading service called Explosive Options.

Recent Articles By The Author

What Trump's Speech Tonight Could Mean for the Market

If the market is disappointed by a lack of details tonight, it might be read as a push out in timing on fiscal policies vs. market expectations.

First Solar Shorts Feel the Heat

First Solar Shorts Feel the Heat

It appears a squeeze play of the solar energy name is trumping the technical signals here.

Apple Is Slowly but Surely Blowing Companies Away

Apple Is Slowly but Surely Blowing Companies Away

After Blackberry and Fitbit, which company will be blown off course by Apple?

Chart of the Day: First Solar

Shorts were squeezed late last week, and it appears the squeeze play is trumping the technicals here.

McCormick Chart Shows Volume Levels Swelling

Volume levels in the stock of the spice maker have swelled of late, a sign of institutional interest.