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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

Scooping Up TWTR From the Tech Wreckage

I am going through tech stocks, looking at where they were two weeks ago and where they could be in a year.

Intermediate Trade: Walgreens Boots Alliance

Consider these WBA long-term calls with a hedge.

No Trade, Just a Tirade

Many government and/or industry regulations that sound great often have unintended consequences.

Advanced Trade: SPY

We may be getting into the market's soft underbelly and into areas that some longer-term investors are scared of.

3 Fed-Market Reaction Scenarios: What Traders Need to Know

If you think Wednesday is not an important day, well…

Novice Trade: VIX

Is this the day that the VIX finally acts like it should?

Novice Trade: Apple

Let's shop for the long term with these AAPL calls.

Intermediate Trade: Disney

Consider these longer-dated call spreads in Disney.

Intermediate Trade: Intel

Semiconductor names seem to have bottomed and I like this INTC calendar spread.

Intermediate Trade: Microsoft

This MSFT call spread pays out well on a rally.

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