This segment is from Tuesday's edition of Digging for Value, in which sector analysts Joel South and Taylor Muckerman discuss energy and materials news with host Alison Southwick. The twice-weekly show can be viewed on Tuesdays and Thursdays. It can also be found on Twitter, along with our extended coverage of the energy and materials sectors @TMFEnergy.
When the market closes today, Steel Dynamics (NASDAQ: STLD ) will kick off a week where two struggling industries get a glimpse from market leaders at how how things have fared for the past three months. The two industries under discussion are the coal and steel markets. Despite the success of the overall market for the past two years, both of these industries have largely missed out due to several issues, some of which are shared between them. Tune in below for more on our outlook for Steel Dynamics, its larger peer Nucor (NYSE: NUE ) , and coal-mining heavyweight Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU ) .
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