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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

 | Jan 23, 2015 | 1:56 PM EST
Yesterday I mentioned right here we bought some Google Feb calls, and these have performed well. We just took them off and rolled up to a higher...
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Robert Lang

 | Jan 22, 2015 | 12:32 PM EST
It seems the market has more lives than a cat. Whenever they try and kill the bull it keeps coming back, stronger than ever. I admit I was a bit...
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Robert Lang

 | Jan 22, 2015 | 7:07 AM EST
Time to talk LEAPS - Today after the close I will have a webinar presentation about LEAPs, those long term options that many are curious about....
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Robert Lang

 | Jan 21, 2015 | 9:04 AM EST
Wit the VIX and term structure completely flattened out and all futures above 20 now it begs the question, 'when will markets start to normalize?'....
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Robert Lang

 | Jan 20, 2015 | 1:13 PM EST
This market still meanders in a 'no mans land' right now, and given the lack of enthusiasm over the gap higher this am it tells us the lack of...
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Robert Lang

 | Jan 20, 2015 | 8:00 AM EST

Liquidity is crucial to maintaining trust in the system.

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Robert Lang

 | Jan 19, 2015 | 3:16 PM EST
The Chinese New Year is a month from today (Feb 19), and for 2015 it'll be the year of the goat. Ironically, their stock market has been rather...
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Robert Lang

 | Jan 16, 2015 | 12:11 PM EST
Much of the talk now is that the ECB is going to pull the trigger on a potentially large QE program to help stimulate their economy and banks. That...
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Robert Lang

 | Jan 16, 2015 | 10:54 AM EST
The Swiss currency disconnect was certainly a black swan event, nobody seemed to have seen it coming. Or did they? Back on Jan 4 when the Euro...
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Robert Lang

 | Jan 15, 2015 | 12:45 PM EST
What moves by the markets this week. Overnight we saw more 'dirty bomb' selling hit the tape, a brutal 40 handle move straight down in about 10...

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