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

Eyeing the Earnings Onslaught for Signs

A horde of companies will announce results this week, and we'll be watching for upside and downside surprises and the direction of forecasts to see where the broader market might head.

Volume Is a Key Indicator for Stocks: Here's How to Use It

Volume Is a Key Indicator for Stocks: Here's How to Use It

Volume is like a 'polygraph test.'

Halliburton Tests Price Resistance One More Time

Halliburton Tests Price Resistance One More Time

Oil prices may be surging, but the rising tide of crude so far isn't lifting up shares of Halliburton.

Parsing Divergent Retail Sales and Housing Starts Data

The March retail sales number generally looked good, but the same can't be said for housing starts last month.

Chart of the Day: Facebook

The bulls have taken the lead, but institutional commitment is weakening.

Trifecta Stocks Weekly Roundup

We trimmed 2 positions for gains this week as the market largely treaded water.

This Portfolio Name's Chart Is Foreshadowing All-Time Highs

Amazon is set up to keep rising.

Chart of the Day: Nutanix

Nutanix's chart has some hurdles, but it could be ready for a big move up.

What's Next for Qualcomm After the Stock's Monster Move?

What's Next for Qualcomm After the Stock's Monster Move?

There's a key level to watch.

Litigation Settlement Reduces 5G Risk for This Position

Apple’s settlement with Qualcomm should help usher in a robust iPhone-upgrade.