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

As tech companies continued to be out of favor in March, electric vehicle makers saw short sellers piling into their stocks. Traditional automakers, meanwhile, saw a decline in short interest.
The SEC on Monday issued a statement that could have a chilling effect on blank-check companies, or SPACs, and how these firms do their accounting.
A simple query to Apple's Siri voice assistant revealed the date of the company's rumored introduction of a new iPad and possibly other products. And more about screen displays, Apple TV and politics.
Three of the five largest U.S. banks will report first-quarter 2021 earnings before markets open Wednesday morning. We'll also hear from specialty retailer Bed, Bath & Beyond.
Software giant has agreed to acquire speech recognition company Nuance for $19.7 billion in an all-cash deal.
The latest ranking of the world's top 100 companies based on their reputation was released Monday morning. The list might surprise you.
A new release of Apple's iPad Pro is being threatened by a shortage of new display technology. The company also got a stern letter from a U.S. Senate subcommittee.
With major earnings reports for the March quarter due to begin next week, we end the current earnings season with quarterly reports for a nuts and bolts company and a marijuana producer.
Goldman Sachs is out with a report on seven U.S. steel makers. The analysts are initiating coverage on the companies just in time for a debate over President Biden's infrastructure plan.
Apple and Epic Games, maker of Fortnite, have filed court documents in Epic's lawsuit against Apple's requirements for listing an app in the App Store.
A few interesting earnings reports remain before a new round of earnings seasons begins next week. Here are three due out Friday and Monday.
Analysts at BofA Securities have resumed coverage of six hot software stocks that have a significant presence in enterprises large and small. All but one were resumed with a recommendation to buy the...
The worldwide chip supply shortage is beginning to affect Apple's supply chain for some MacBook and iPad products.
Packaged food giant Conagra, wine and beer giant Constellation Brands and jeans maker Levi Strauss all report earnings on Thursday.
Morgan Stanley analyst Adam Jonas has reiterated the firm's rating and price target on Tesla stock. He also explains why he believes Tesla will snag the lion's share of the benefits for EV makers in...