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

This Financial Services Firm Makes New Highs, but It's Worrisome

Any pullback in American Express could be a nice buying chance.

Trading Psychology: Fixing a Big Ego

Trading Psychology: Fixing a Big Ego

Nobody can demonstrate consistent success being lucky for a long period of time. But skill can be prolonged with good discipline, control, risk management and little ego to get in the way.

Chart of the Day: Pinterest

This stock has my interest, as it once again looks ready to rise.

Trifecta Stocks Weekly Roundup

The markets moved nicely higher this week after reassuring words from the Fed, while we continue to eye shares of domestically focused, inelastic businesses.

A Footwear Retailer, a Furniture Maker and Other Stocks That Look Good Short

FL, GDP, AMBA, PSDO and HOFT all recently were downgraded by TheStreet's Quant Ratings.

Chart of the Day: Facebook

News-driven Facebook might stall, presenting a new buying chance.

This Portfolio Stock Shows Strength, but It May Start Losing Some Steam

Any retracement in Ross Stores would still be a good spot to average up and buy more shares.

What We Expect Out of the Fed Meeting and Beyond

The overhanging issue is the disconnect between the economic data and the stock market’s march higher.

Chart of the Week: Sarepta Therapeutics

SRPT is pushing to break free.

This Retailer Recovered Just in Time

TJX’s recent pullback and consolidation created a nice entry point.