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Mark Sebastian is a former member of both the Chicago Board Options Exchange and the American Stock Exchange. He is the founder of OptionPit.com, a Chicago-based option education firm, and author of The Option Trader's Hedge Fund. Sebastian is also the managing editor for Expiring Monthly: The Option Traders Journal an all digital, all options magazine. He has a Bachelor's in Science from Villanova University. Expand

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RMPIA
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Mark Sebastian

 | Apr 24, 2018 | 7:00 AM EDT
Here are a few of my better ideas heading into earnings reports.
RMPIA
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Mark Sebastian

 | Apr 19, 2018 | 3:44 PM EDT
Buy SPY calls in anticipation of a quick bounce.
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Mark Sebastian

 | Apr 19, 2018 | 3:42 PM EDT
GE, the former snoozer on earnings is pricing in an outsized move ahead of earnings tomorrow morning.  The April 20th 14 straddle is looking for...
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Mark Sebastian

 | Apr 17, 2018 | 3:22 PM EDT
The feel of the last few days is completely different from the relief rallies in February and March.
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Mark Sebastian

 | Apr 16, 2018 | 3:46 PM EDT
There is extremely heavy trading in VIX front month options.  The VIX April 16 puts have traded 137,0000 times,  and April 17 calls have...
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Mark Sebastian

 | Apr 16, 2018 | 3:25 PM EDT
Let's put on a trade that takes better advantage of the leverage in options.
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Mark Sebastian

 | Apr 13, 2018 | 1:52 PM EDT
I would be a buyer of the SPY April 267 calls.
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Mark Sebastian

 | Apr 11, 2018 | 3:10 PM EDT
I would be a buyer of these SPY calls expiring Monday.
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Mark Sebastian

 | Apr 10, 2018 | 11:25 AM EDT
The lone thing holding up VIX and stopping SPX right now is the Zuck testimony this afternoon.  If it moves without a hitch we could see markets...
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Mark Sebastian

 | Apr 9, 2018 | 3:00 PM EDT
I would be looking to add to stocks I like via options.

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