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: Lululemon

LULU demonstrates rare bullish specialty retail activity.

Trifecta Stocks Weekly Roundup

Following the post-Powell comments melt-up in the stock market, the long positions in the portfolio finished the week all up quarter to date.

A Big Retailer, an Oil Producer and Other Stocks That Look Good Short

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Ross Stores Is Building a Base

We like the technical signs of this retailer and think it is primed for another run.

Chart of the Day: Square

Square has blasted through resistance in a big way.

We'll Be on Powell Watch Wednesday

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is set to appear before a House committee Wednesday, and we'll be listening for any hints of what the Fed collectively is thinking on rates.

This Portfolio Stock Is Stuck in Neutral

Southwest Airlines is in a holding pattern and needs a catalyst to get moving up once again.

Markets Going 'All In'? Not a Good Bet

Markets Going 'All In'? Not a Good Bet

We see the markets in a complacent state but with a bit of worry, too.

Chart of the Day: Lyft

Lyft is looking for some buyers to take it for a ride.

Trifecta Stocks Weekly Roundup

It was a largely quiet start to the September quarter, but the coming weeks will likely be quite different.