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Mark Sebastian

Mark Sebastian is the founder of and the CIO of Karman Line Capital.  Mark is a former market maker on both the Chicago Board Options Exchange and the American Stock Exchange. The Author of the  popular trading manual "The Option Traders Hedge fund."  Sebastian hosts his own CBOETV show 'Track The Trade and is a  frequent guest on CNBC, Fox Business News, Bloomberg, First Business News.  He has been published nationally on Yahoo Finance and Barron's, quoted in the The Economist, The Wall Street Journal, Reuters, CNBC, & Bloomberg.  Mark has spoken for The Options Industry Council, the CBOE, the ISE, The CME,  and is a co-host on the Option Block and Volatility Views podcasts. 

Mark has a Bachelor’s in Science from Villanova University.

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Recent Articles By The Author

I'm Mining for an Opportunity in Peabody Energy

As BTU takes it on the chin, I see an interesting long play.

Let's Check on CME as It Goes on a Slide South

CME Group goes too low, too quickly -- and I see an opportunity.

'Ringing' Up a Trade Amid a Sea of Red

We are starting to see some real interest in this stock.

I'm Put-ting on the VIX

With movement low, the VIX really high, and September expiration next week, take a flier on some VIX puts.

Apple Is Getting Juiced Up

Let's look at play in AAPL amid this crazy options action.

Uranium Is Hot, But Cameco Options Are Cheap

Here's how I'd play CCJ with uranium off to the races.

Here's One Way to Play a Potential Ban of Payment for Order Flow

Good riddance to PFOF if that comes to pass.

Zoom's Fatigue Is Likely Not Over

Here's my options play on ZM's susceptibility to more downside.

Apple Is Peeling Out

Let's look at how to play AAPL as volume on options is off the charts.

Time to Cart Off With Some Walmart

The options are cheap right now and WMT is oversold. Here's how to play it.

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