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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

Apple Is Rallying: I Wouldn't Trust It

There are a lot of ways to fade this. Here's my idea.

Here's My Plan for Trading the VIX

We are set up for another down week with the VIX also down.

Put Your 'X' on This Trade Over the Long Weekend

This play is a part of an overall investment approach.

This Inexpensive Stock Is Due for a Run: Here's How to Play It

If you just looked at the chart, you would think this company sold clothing.

Intermediate Trade: SPY

Thursday action does not indicate a healthy market.

Think Zoom Video Has Become Overvalued? Me Too

This is a little bit of a 'look what we are all using,' without much of a 'what's their business model?'

How I'd Be Playing This Market Right Now

When the VIX becomes 'expensive' that is a sign that things are calming down.

Novice Trade: Boeing

I would be a seller of these puts in BA.

Here's a Good Way to Get Into GE

It's way too cheap and I want to own it.

Good Medicine for a Retest? Johnson & Johnson

A strong S&P for three days makes me leery of what's ahead, but here's an option in JNJ.

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