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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

Hertz So Good

Every time I think the stock is going to get buried, it pops.

Why CBOE Is Down and a Good Way to Play It

With the end of TVIX, ownership in volatility trading ETPs needs another place to go.

There's Value Out There in Old Economy Names

Take a look at this midcap.

Apple, the Market and the VIX

How to play a likely rise in the VIX.

Hi-Yo Silver ETF! Away!

As the economy turns on and we see inflation silver is going to benefit.

Let's Try a Volatility Play in Wells Fargo

WFC has its problems, but think about this in the last month: The stock has been as high as $34, and as low as $22.

Play the Recovery With Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway

Soon we will hear about the Oracle making some sort of trade and markets are going to jump all over it.

Novice Trade: XLI Industrial Sector ETF

This is a play on 'traditional names' being bought up again.

Think This Market Is Out of the Woods? Think Again

We see the VIX getting back above 40.

How Traders Can Play an Overpriced Nasdaq 100

If you believe in a 'V' recovery, it becomes hard to like what's been going on for two days.

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