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

A Restaurant Chain, a Fragrance Maker and Other Stocks That Look Good Short

FRGI, EXTN, VICR, IFF and SITE all recently were downgraded by TheStreet's Quant Ratings.

Volatility Contracts on This Portfolio Name as a Big Move Awaits

Amazon is neutral in the charts, but any rise in the economy will see this name rise, as well.

Chart of the Day: Zebra Technologies

Zebra Tech is wearing bullish stripes.

Chart of the Week: GW Pharmaceuticals

GWPH is ready to float higher after some sideways consolidation.

Trimming a Position to Display a Nice Profit

We're selling about one-third of our holdings in Universal Display Corp. after a big run higher in the shares over the last month.

Universal Display Chart Is a Thing of Beauty

This stock has plenty of room to go here, and even a pullback to the top of the cloud would not remove the bullish chart formation.

Learn Technical Analysis, Then Be Honest

Learn Technical Analysis, Then Be Honest

Knowledge of technical signs can be a powerful tool if used properly, but bringing a bias to your analysis can skew the way you view a chart.

The Oracle Speaks, and We Share a Lot of His Thinking

Warren Buffett released his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders, and it reveals our approaches to investing are on similar tracks.

Chart of the Day: Copart

Copart has separated from resistance and is readying for more gains.

2 Stocks You Really Should Consider Shorting This Week

2 Stocks You Really Should Consider Shorting This Week

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