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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

Looking at Apple Short Term and It's Way Overextended

The stock's current run is on top of another run.

I Would Be a Buyer of Long Term Calls in Kraft Heinz

I think KHC stock is done dropping and could be one of the surprise performers for 2020.

Why Something Seems A-SKEW With the VIX in This Kind of Market

Look for a week or two of more upside, with the VIX firm.

Novice Trade: Chevron

CVX - and XOM - have just spun their wheels the last few weeks despite strong oil.

Novice Trade: Disney

Will it be 'Stock Wars: The Rise of Disney'?

Watch SPY Rise

Here's how to play this ETF as it heads toward $320.

Fashion a Trade for 2020 in This Unicorn

Look for Revolve to have a great 2020.

The S&P and the VIX: Something's Gotta Give Here

It feels increasingly like a 'sell the news' setup.

Harvest Apple Through This Short-Term Trade

The stock has gone too far too fast.

How to Play the VIX Right Now

Trade fears have produced yet another pop in the VIX index.

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