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

The Federal Aviation Administration has given a green light to flight testing of Boeing's 737 Max, following more than a year of grounding following crashes that killed 346 people.
While gas prices have been creeping higher, they are on track to post a 16-year low for the July 4 holiday weekend. The reason for the decline is down to lack of demand due to the resurgence COVID-19...
Chinese lithium-ion battery maker CBAK announced an agreement that implies financial help is on the way to expand the company's production capacity. Details are a little thin.
A new study from Consumer Reports magazine calculates that about half of all U.S. automobile-related deaths could be avoided if currently available technology were available in all U.S. cars.
Oil and gas producer Chesapeake Energy filed for bankruptcy Sunday claiming $10 billion in assets and $50 billion in liabilities.
Amazon announced Friday that it had acquired driverless technology startup Zoox for an undisclosed sum. The deal was first rumored last month.
The University of Michigan index of consumer sentiment rose for the second month in a row in June, but remains about 20% lower than at the same point last year.
With rising uncertainty of how quickly the economy can recover from the coronavirus pandemic, the outlook for banks of any size is not particularly rosy.
The Federal Reserve Bank on Thursday released the results of its required stress tests on the nation's biggest banks.
Occidental Petroleum has announced an offer to repurchase some $1.5 billion in outstanding senior debt and filed to offer new debt with longer maturities.
Rite Aid stock jumped by more than 25% after reporting first-quarter earnings Thursday morning. We've seen this action before.
In the two-week short interest period that ended June 15, oil and gas stocks mostly saw declines in short selling, but share prices fell off a cliff for most.
Short interest in solar and alternative energy stocks was mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on June 15. One alt energy stock doubled in value during the period.
The International Air Transport Association has proposed that countries replace mandatory quarantines for foreign travelers with a series of measures the group says will protect passengers and get...
Hydrogen fuel cell producer Plug Power closed two acquisitions on Wednesday and lifted its revenue and profit targets for 2024.