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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

LEAPing Into Exxon Mobil With an Options Trade

As stocks rally after ignoring the trade wars for a fourth time some money should find names such as XOM.

How to Trade Intel Now With Options

If INTC bounces toward $50, these are golden.

Novice Trade: Apple

A trip back to $200 almost seems like a certainty.

Intermediate Trade: VIX

Does anyone really think this feels even remotely as scary as December?

How to Play Apple for the Stock's Inevitable Bounce

Sure, China is a problem for Apple, but not to this extent.

How I'd Play the VIX Right Now Amid Trade Talks and Tweets

I think the high in the VIX is in unless the worst happens between now and Friday.

Novice Trade: VIX

The VIX is way too high.

Novice Trade: AMD

I like AMD to make another run when the S&P 500 recovers in the next few days.

Novice Trade: Intel

Look for the stock to make a run at $55 now that recent ugliness is likely over.

Novice Trade: McDonald's

This is an excellent opportunity for an MCD options trade.

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