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

Trifecta Stocks Weekly Roundup

With Friday's selloff we were once again buoyed by our inverse ETF positions as well as those with domestically focused, inelastic business models.

A Tobacco Giant, a Financial Behemoth and Other Stocks That Look Good Short

MO, MS, IPG, GRVY and LE all recently were downgraded by TheStreet's Quant Ratings.

It’s Been a Tough Month in the Kingdom

Disney’s correction continues.

Chart of the Day: Chipotle

CMG is one of the few stocks reaching for new highs in this market.

This Retail Portfolio Name Is a Buy on Weakness

TJX has pulled back with retail, creating another buying opportunity.

Inverted-Yield Curve Need Not Cause Panic

Inverted-Yield Curve Need Not Cause Panic

Recessions are a natural part of a growing economy and sometimes driven by fear as much as anything -- so let's pick apart news of the inverted-yield curve to see what all of last week's hype was about.

Chart of the Day: Thomson Reuters

TRI's correction seems to be over.

Trifecta Stocks Weekly Roundup

It was another tough week on Wall Street, but our inverse ETFs and some domestically focused names outperformed.

A Casket Maker, a File Sharing Company and Other Stocks That Look Good Short

HI, DBX, AVT, SSTI and ARNA all recently were downgraded by TheStreet's Quant Ratings.

Here's What the July Retail Sales Report Tells Us

Clearly the shift to digital shopping is not only underfoot, or more properly stated on a variety of keyboards, it is accelerating.