Mark Sebastian

Mark Sebastian is the founder of OptionPit.com 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.

Recent Articles By The Author

Novice Trade: L Brands

Novice Trade: L Brands

Use today's dead cat bounce as a way to get short.

Novice Trade: Facebook

Novice Trade: Facebook

Use today's action in FB as an opportunity to load up on near-term calls.

Novice Trade: VIX Index

Novice Trade: VIX Index

If Trump were to tweet about the VIX, he might say this.

Novice Trade: Apple

Novice Trade: Apple

I love owning calls in AAPL until it stops moving or falls off.

Nordstrom Is Going the Wrong Way

Nordstrom Is Going the Wrong Way

The mishandled Ivanka Trump debacle is only part of the problem.