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Stories by 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 Senior 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
stock market correction, quadruple witching, Big Bad Bears

June market direction: Alarm bells ringing for US stocks, market averages?

WASHINGTON.  US stock markets were, in my view, an unmitigated disaster in May. After a great start to the year, nearly all 11 of the business-industrial sectors in the S&P 500 collectively dropped like a stone. Exceptions were, to some extent at least, consumer durables, utilities and – late in the game – real estate.  ...