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Bob Lang is a private trader in equity and option markets at his company Aztec Capital LLC. Through Explosive Options, Lang acts as an options trading mentor, providing trade ideas based on what he's doing for his own clients.Expand

His focus is on building strong, long-term relationships with his subscribers and making options trading for income more accessible. Using his technical expertise and a direct, hands-on approach, Lang provides time-sensitive trading information in real-time. Lang serves as one of Jim Cramer's go-to technical experts on Mad Money and regularly contributes to TheStreet.com.

Previously, Lang managed a $300 million pension and 401(k) plan for a Southern California cooperative. In early 2000, he launched Aztec Partners, a hedge fund for private and institutional clients, which 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, and in 2011, he launched Explosive Options.Collapse

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Robert Lang

 | Oct 24, 2014 | 10:28 AM EDT
The chart is looking constructive here again on UPS and the technicals have started to move in the bulls' favor. We added some of this one today as...
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Robert Lang

 | Oct 23, 2014 | 8:03 AM EDT
V bottoms -- just painful if you miss them, but even MORE painful if you get trapped in a short position and cannot get out. It stands to reason...
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Robert Lang

 | Oct 22, 2014 | 7:04 AM EDT
As the SPX 500 has put on over 120 handles from the low Wednesday there is a marked changed in the term structure of the VIX futures. It's quite a...
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Robert Lang

 | Oct 21, 2014 | 5:56 AM EDT
Many have talked about the recent challenge to the 200 MA of the SPX 500 and how it closed for the first time under it since Nov 20, 2012 (689 days...
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Robert Lang

 | Oct 20, 2014 | 12:30 PM EDT
While it's great to talk about the winners there is the other side of the ledger that is often not addressed. I try to be as transparent as possible...
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Robert Lang

 | Oct 20, 2014 | 11:32 AM EDT
I'm being a bit facetious. We picked up some NFLX and GOOGL calls here this am looking for a sharp rebound over the next few weeks. After being...
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Robert Lang

 | Oct 19, 2014 | 6:00 PM EDT

Is this one of those rare moments for the market?

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Robert Lang

 | Oct 17, 2014 | 1:03 PM EDT
Understood,thanks for your reply. To wit, I only saw you put a purchase up on the board midday yesterday, and that was good timing.
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Robert Lang

 | Oct 17, 2014 | 11:39 AM EDT
I would say two things here: How did you know lower prices were not coming? How about breaking 1800 and moving substantially lower? In the...
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Robert Lang

 | Oct 17, 2014 | 10:50 AM EDT
I would say money is not made during a panic as we saw clearly on Wed and even early on Thursday (futures were getting pasted). These calls of 'buy...
GS has cleared the important hurdle on the way up which increases the odds for an eventual...
A good quarterly report has sent shares of Calamos Asset Management (CLMS) sharply higher....
Electronics distributor Ingram Micro (IM) reported better than 16% growth in its Q3 sendin...
Market posting decent day considering Ebola getting headlines again. Believe investors ha...

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