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: JPMorgan Chase

Novice Trade: JPMorgan Chase

These JPM calls are way too cheap.

Novice Trade: UVXY

Novice Trade: UVXY

Welcome to a long weekend right before summer.

Novice Trade: SPY

Novice Trade: SPY

Get long the Monday open by owning calls in SPY over the weekend.

Advanced Trade: Brazil ETF

Advanced Trade: Brazil ETF

I think there is more downside in EWZ, but be careful how you trade it.

Intermediate Trade: VIX

Intermediate Trade: VIX

This looks like a 3-day selloff at most … unless another shoe drops.