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

Chart of the Day: Ulta Beauty

We like breakouts, and ULTA is threatening the recent highs for the third time.

This Is Not the Market of Your Father's Day

This Is Not the Market of Your Father's Day

The times they are a changin' when it comes to the makeup and speed of the market, and with that change comes the necessity of adaptation.

2 Well-Known Stocks You Should Consider Shorting This Week

2 Well-Known Stocks You Should Consider Shorting This Week

These bearish bets are showing both technical and quantitative deterioration.

Trifecta Stocks Weekly Roundup

We initiated 2 new positions during another positive week for the markets.

Initiating a Position in This Airline as Summer Travel Season Begins

We are nibbling on Southwest Airlines as we continue to add to domestically focused names in the portfolio.

A Biotech Biggie, a Watchmaker and Other Stocks That Look Good Short

REGN, NOMD, LMNR, MOV and HTHT all recently were downgraded by TheStreet's Quant Ratings.

Quenching Our Thirst for a New Position

We are initiating a new position in American States Water.

Chart of the Day: Etsy

Etsy threatens a breakout to all-time highs.

This Portfolio Stock Is Progressing Through Its Correction

The correction may now be over for Amazon, we suggest adding here.

Constant Drumbeat of Recession Speculation Could Be Self-Fulfilling

Constant Drumbeat of Recession Speculation Could Be Self-Fulfilling

There is a deep psychological element to consider that may be most important when considering the health of the economy.