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

Advanced Trade: Google

It's cheap likely because of excessive call overwriting and probably some lazy put selling.

Intermediate Trade: XLF

A bearish bet on the banks ETF.

Try This VIX Trade Into Yellen's Speech

Try This VIX Trade Into Yellen's Speech

These puts should trade higher by tomorrow or Monday.

Intermediate Trade: VIX ST Futures ETF

Intermediate Trade: VIX ST Futures ETF

I like owning puts in the next few days as the floor could fall out of UVXY.

Intermediate Trade: CBOE

Exchange has the potential to continue higher if the market sells off any time soon.