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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

Tuesday stocks: Celebrating a Schumer-Pelosi-Trump love fest?

WASHINGTON, September 6, 2017 – No surprise. After a negative, volatile, post-Labor Day trade on Tuesday, Wednesday morning’s market opened nicely up. It remains up as of approximately 2:15 today and seems to be gaining speed on the upside as we write this, with all three major averages up between 0.35 and 0.4 percent. The ...

Trading Diary: Our stock portfolios heading for Splattsville?

WASHINGTON, September 5, 2017 – As we’ve noted in our companion column, news of North Korea’s latest blatant act of nuclear one upsmanship has sent U.S. stocks into a swan dive Tuesday. Other market fundamentals, however, are still transfixed by one key question: How quickly all manner of energy companies with business in the Houston-Louisiana ...