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.


| Jul 02, 2014
| 7:39 AM EDT
With 3 1/2 days of decay to work with option players should be looking at selling some premium, for the short ...
| Jul 01, 2014
| 12:36 PM EDT
Great day to bank profits, we just did on BIDU. Mentioned here on Jun 23, we bought the July 180 calls on tha...
| Jul 01, 2014
| 11:20 AM EDT
We sold the Aug 60 calls today for 5.70, bought last week at 2.84 and mentioned right here last Thursday. The...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 11:17 AM EDT
Not only is Friday closed but we'll wind up early on Thursday with a short session, closing at 1pm EST. So, we...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 8:33 AM EDT
Wed and Thurs will reveal the jobs number data, we'll see if the trend continues toward moderate job. We'll s...
It's crucial to admit your trading mistakes -- and cut your losses
| Jun 27, 2014
| 11:25 AM EDT
On Wed we picked up some of Jill Malandrino's favorite IBM Aug 185 calls on a lark, the chart seemed to be rou...
Holidays provide a great opportunity to take advantage of time decay.
| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:15 PM EDT
Been tough focusing today but the USA is moving on. Some ideas that look good with flow include CSIQ (added t...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:03 AM EDT
Join me and our fellow Real Money colleague Chris Versace after the close today for a fun learning session. C...

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