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: Russell 2000 ETF

Novice Trade: Russell 2000 ETF

This could be the last good chance to get long until something goes wrong.

Intermediate Trade: VIX

Intermediate Trade: VIX

Here's a possible trade that has a better-than-even chance of making money.

Novice Trade: Nordstrom

Novice Trade: Nordstrom

There will always be a place for one retailer in a mall, maybe two, that can sell mid-to high-end stuff.

Intermediate Trade: Chipotle

Intermediate Trade: Chipotle

The stock is getting set to make a move a few weeks ahead of earnings.

Novice Trade: U.S. Oil Fund

Novice Trade: U.S. Oil Fund

Today's oil pullback could be part of a downward slide.