Paul Ausick

Paul Ausick is a senior editor at 24/7 Wall St., where he has also served as a senior writer and energy editor. His stories on subjects as diverse as company logos and China's strategy for securing natural resources have been published or cited by The New York Times, The New Yorker, USA Today, MSN, Barron's, Forbes, CBS News, CNBC, NBC News, Time, MarketWatch and The Washington Post, among many other publications.

He spent 15 years as a technical and marketing writer in Silicon Valley, working on hardware and software products. For 10 years, he worked for hard drive maker Seagate Technology, at the time one of the 10 largest firms in the Valley. He directed and helped code Seagate's first website and led the early development of video marketing stories to support sales efforts for the company's products.

Paul began writing about energy companies in 2004, specializing in oil and gas pipeline master limited partnerships. From there, he broadened his scope to include exploration and production companies, refiners and global energy markets. While he still covers these sectors, he has also written in depth about the housing market, the auto industry, technology, the aerospace industry and financial markets. Paul has a bachelor's degree in English from the University of Chicago and now lives in Montana.

Lastest Stories by Paul Ausick

Ford has announced a recall of more than 700,000 model year 2020 vehicles to replace a defective rearview camera. The company also confirmed a price cut on its 2021 all-electric Mustang Mach-E.
Duke Energy reportedly has received and rebuffed an overture from NextEra Energy to merge. Could it pass regulatory scrutiny?
The deal between GM and Nikola was supposed to have been closed today. Instead, the companies are still negotiating following a series of events that have occurred over the past few weeks.
The Wall Street Journal reports that Boeing will disclose plans this week to move all production of its 787 Dreamliner to South Carolina, a change virtually guaranteed to reduce its unionized...
Oil and gas producer Oasis Petroleum filed a prepackaged bankruptcy plan Wednesday morning that the company expects to be accepted by November.
A proposed joint coal mining venture in the Powder River Basin between Arch Resources and Peabody Energy has been stopped by a federal judge in St. Louis.
Some of the world's largest oil traders are beefing up their technology chops, hiring more data scientists to help them garner insights into price movements from the masses of available data. One oil...
2020 is on track to see the highest number of retail bankruptcies and the highest number of store closures ever.
Independent oil and gas producer U.S. Energy has acquired the producing assets of bankrupt FieldPoint Energy for $500,000.
Older workers who lost their jobs due to the coronavirus pandemic have dropped out of the workforce or are having more difficulty finding new jobs than are younger workers.
Indoor farming firm AppHarvest has agreed to form a business combination with blank-check company Novus Capital that is expected to raise $475 million for the Kentucky-based ag tech company.
Monday's announced merger of Devon Energy and WPX Energy could indicate that these deals could proliferate in the oil patch. Here are five likely candidates.
The Dallas Fed's Texas manufacturing survey indicates continued improvement in the state's economy.
A federal judge in Washington, D.C., has temporarily halted a proposed ban on Chinese social media app TikTok. Stay tuned.
Devon Energy and WPX Energy have agreed to a merger of equals that will create a company that will retain the Devon name and have an enterprise value of around $12 billion.