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

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.


| Aug 13, 2014
| 11:11 AM EDT
Yesterday I mentioned the one nagging symptom of volatility was short term vol, where the VXST was being bid (...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 7:05 AM EDT
While the big online store takes its lumps for not providing profits (yet) to shareholders, they continue to d...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 12:18 PM EDT
It's clear that shorter term vol is being bid and priced. Taking a look at VXST (9 day volatility) it continu...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 8:10 AM EDT
One may remember the enormous pop on ICPT when news first hit about one of their drug trials. on Jan 9 of thi...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 1:08 PM EDT
We are already long some GE, and getting pounded on it since last week...but this may be a bigger one to come....
| Aug 11, 2014
| 11:59 AM EDT
I talked with Scott Redler last week from T3Live about the very topic of following these pundits, analysts, ex...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 11:53 AM EDT
Seeing the return of the dip buyer, at least for one day. Also some great flows in options, topped off by KMI...
As the Fed retreats, market confidence is becoming more fragile.
| Aug 08, 2014
| 7:21 AM EDT
The latest rise in volatility is the market telling you that it does not deal well with uncertainty. The geop...
| Aug 07, 2014
| 3:43 PM EDT
Earlier in the week, I was in NJ to record the first chartnado week with Jim Cramer. Among others, we covered...

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