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

Review Your Risk Management Principles to Stay on Track

Review Your Risk Management Principles to Stay on Track

It is good practice to give our tactics a periodic look in order to refine them in a changing market environment.

Chart of the Day: Tesla

Tesla's chart shows the stock is driving off the road.

Trifecta Stocks Weekly Roundup

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Pyxus International Is Burning Out, Plus 4 Other Stocks That Look Good Short

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A Powerful Day for This Position: Can We Get Follow Through?

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Chart of the Day: Arena Pharmaceuticals

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Chart of the Week: Mastercard

Mastercard shows a better consolidation than its competitors.

Amazon Chart Is at a Crossroads

The $1,900 mark is a critical level for the shares of the online giant, and it's nearing that mark again.

2 Stocks You Definitely Should Consider Shorting This Week

2 Stocks You Definitely Should Consider Shorting This Week

These 'Bearish Bets' are showing both technical and quantitative deterioration.