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: J.M. Smucker

Novice Trade: J.M. Smucker

With puts like SJM's they have to be good.

Intermediate Trade: Nordstrom

Intermediate Trade: Nordstrom

Let's not forget about the retailer going private (which is a good idea).

Intermediate Trade: Whole Foods

Intermediate Trade: Whole Foods

In my view, there is no way the WFM deal ends here.

Amazon-Whole Foods: Price Likely to Climb

Amazon-Whole Foods: Price Likely to Climb

Don't be surprised if there are rival bids. Walmart might be a good fit.

Amazon-Whole Foods: Price Likely to Climb

Amazon-Whole Foods: Price Likely to Climb

Don't be surprised if there are rival bids. Walmart might be a good fit.