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Peabody Energy Corp (NYSE: BTU)

Community Rating: 3 Stars: Appealing

14.97 -0.21 (-1.38%)

REAL-TIME: Last trade at

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Today's Open $15.20
Previous Close $15.18
Daily Range $14.85 - $15.27
52-Week Range $14.85 - $21.28
Market Cap $4.1B
P/E Ratio -7.95
Dividend (Yield) $0.34 (2.2%)
Ex-Dividend Date
Dividend Pay Date
Volume 8,814,758
Average Daily Volume 6,522,559
Current FY EPS -$0.74

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jasongalanis (0)
Submitted June 30, 2014

The Obama administration took aim at the coal industry by mandating a 30 percent cut in carbon emissions from our nation's power plants by 2030. This controversial new legislation comes at a dire time … More

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yujin7 (0.33)
Submitted January 13, 2010

bearish over the short term due to: ~coal stocks usually trade at 8-11 times p/e, current levels r untenable ~demand for clean energy,coal is the dirtiest energy, demand for coal comes only when all … More

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News & Commentary

Peabody Energy’s Revenue Improves as Coal Takes Global Market Share

Peabody Energy’s revenue is up 2% and beats estimates as the coal market shows some improvement.

Peabody quarterly revenue rises 2 pct

Peabody Energy Isn't out of the Woods Yet

Peabody Energy is set to report second quarter earnings tomorrow; the numbers are likely to be bad, but it's the news about the future that will be most important.

There's No Relief in Sight for U.S. Coal Miners

The price of coal continues to decline despite a slight bounce, and things are only going to get worse.

China Will Make India's Coal Habit Even Worse

There's so much coal chasing Chinese demand that coal prices have fallen, and that's making India's demand for the fuel even greater.

Peabody Earnings Could Be a Blowout

Coal stocks have languished over the past several years on cheap natural gas and stringent regulations. The market is expecting earnings to be abysmal but may be overlooking a rebound in the industry.

Peabody's Debt Issues Aren't Nearly as Bad as Walter's

Peabody Energy is paying a handsome price to fix a debt problem it has, but it's not nearly as bad as the debt issues facing Walter Energy.

3 Things You Need to Know About Peabody Energy

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1 Shocking Slide on the Dramatic Shift in Coal Emissions

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Peabody Energy Corp (BTU) Description

A private-sector coal company which conducts its business through four principal operating segments: Western U.S. Mining, Eastern U.S. Mining, Australian Mining, and Trading and Brokerage. Website: http://www.peabodyenergy.com/

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