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Terry Ponick

Terry Ponick
Biographical Note: Dateline Award-winning music and theater critic for The Connection Newspapers and the Reston-Fairfax Times, Terry was the music critic for the Washington Times print edition (1994-2010) and online Communities (2010-2014). Since 2014, he has been the Business and Entertainment Editor for Communities Digital News (CDN). A former stockbroker and a writer and editor with many interests, he served as editor under contract from the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) and continues to write on science and business topics. He is a graduate of Georgetown University (BA, MA) and the University of South Carolina where he was awarded a Ph.D. in English and American Literature and co-founded one of the earliest Writing Labs in the country. Twitter: @terryp17

Trump scandals? Nothing to see here Wall St., move along now

But with President Trump now traveling abroad, look for fresh fake news scandals to terrify traders soon. Meanwhile, post-crash rally continues.

Stock traders tread cautiously as stocks attempt a Thursday comeback

We've added Bank of America (symbol: BAC), Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corp., aka “Farmer Mac” (AGM) and oil major ConocoPhillips (COP) to our portfolio.

Thursday stocks surge as Trump prognosis suddenly changes

Wednesday’s headline risk does a 180 as stocks rebound on, what? More fake news? Or do traders recognize the DC political nonsense means nothing?

Roger Ailes, beleaguered Fox News founder, dead at 77

BREAKING: Controversial former Fox News boss Roger Ailes was found dead Thursday morning. The cause of his death has not yet been reported.

Should stock investors head for the hills or hunt for bargains?

Caution reigns supreme as stock markets recoil in horror from an increasingly out-of-control political Washington. Going away in May could be the best idea yet.

Reverse Trump-mania gang tackles Wednesday stock action

Media hype from ongoing Deep State anti-Trump revenge tragedy prompts investor selling panic. Major Wall Street averages plummet over 1 percent in heavy trading.

Snap Inc., Macy’s, Trump-Comey fallout trash stocks Thursday

Oil strong, bricks-and-mortar retail stocks take a hit, Snap Inc. CEO’s arrogance is rewarded (NOT), media, Democrats froth over Comey firing they once urged.

Slim Thursday pickings for oil infrastructure IPO shares

Underwriters for Solaris Oilfield and Gardner Denver Holdings plan to price their IPOs Thursday evening. But will the price justify current risks?

Comey firing fires up anti-Trump ‘Resistance.’ So who cares?

Democrats froth over Comey sacking they once urged, furiously flip-flopping to keep those Soros-funded “Resistance” fires burning. Send in the clowns.

Trading Diary: Allergan trade whacks our portfolio Wednesday

RBC ups its target on currently hot pharma giant Allergan (AGN). But Goldman Sachs counters with a demotion, causing the stock to crater.

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