Here's Why This is the Best Coal Stock to Buy... If There is One
While most other coal companies flounder, Alliance Resource Partners keeps racking up impressive growth and paying its investors a hefty distribution.
You Could Earn 6.5% Annually in Your IRA With These 5 Stocks
Five high-yield dividend ideas for income-seekers looking to beef up their individual retirement accounts.
Find Out Which Pacific Northwest State is in for a Long Battle
There's renewed pressure on Oregon's governor to reject a Columbia River coal export facility. The coal industry's export dreams depend on such hubs.
Here's a Good Guess of Where the Next Coal Mine Collapse Will Take Place
Walter Energy just issued new debt to pay off old debt... the risks are starting to pile up.
Are Coal Miners Holding a Fire Sale?
Fresh on the heels of selling its ADDCAR business, Arch Coal just agreed to divest another non-core operation—is this good business or a fire sale?
Train Delays and Weather Lend this Industry a Hand
Bad weather has snarled rail transportation and left utilities short of coal—talk about a quick reversal...
Cliffs Natural Resources' Proxy Battle Gets Nasty
Did they or didn't they? Who said what in battle for control of iron ore miner gets cloudy.
The East Coast is Treating Coal Much Better than the West
West Coast coal ports are facing stiff opposition, but the East Coast seems to be building capacity just fine.
Renewable Power Won't Unseat Dirty Fuels
The Pacific Northwest is home to 35% of the United States' hydroelectric power, but according to the EIA rainfall there is 70% below normal—this shows why renewable power can't replace more controllable energy sources.
These MLP Distributions Have Been Climbing for More Than 5 Years Straight
Investors love master limited partnerships because of the compounding power of their massive quarterly distributions. The three MLPs we’re looking at today have been growing theirs every quarter for more than five years straight.