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Prev Close 66.49
Open 66.90
Day Low/High 66.00 / 67.85
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Coal Producers Struggle With Price Dips

The next key indicator for the coal sector is significant asset sales by cash-strapped producers,

Of Eagles and Turkeys

Some of our investments soared this quarter -- others, not so much.

These Energy Stocks Are Unloved, for Now

Their near-term outlook is grim, but their longer-term potential is high.

Disturbing Global Warming News: IEA Expects Coal Burning To Surge This Decade

Disturbing Global Warming News: IEA Expects Coal Burning To Surge This Decade

On a global basis, forget shale gas and oil.

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Choosing Which Knives to Catch

I have begun the process of winnowing my list to discern the investable candidates.

Arch Coal Stock Hits New 52-Week Low (ACI)

Arch Coal Stock Hits New 52-Week Low (ACI)

Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) hit a new 52-week low Friday as it is currently trading at $5.14, below its previous 52-week low of $5.16 with 2.7 million shares traded as of 10:15 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 11.2 million shares over the past 30 days.

Wouldn't Mimic This Insider Buy

Arch Coal looks like a spec play at the moment, regardless of what this insider purchase seems to indicate.

Arch Coal Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (ACI)

Arch Coal Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (ACI)

The ex-dividend date for Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) is tomorrow, February 27, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 3 cents per share. At a price of $5.35 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 2.2%.

Coal Exports: New U.S. Record

Coal Exports: New U.S. Record

It isn⿿t news that natural gas has dethroned coal as the key source of power in the U.S.  Many investors [...]

Arch Coal Stock Falls On Unusually High Volume (ACI)

Arch Coal Stock Falls On Unusually High Volume (ACI)

Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) is trading at unusually high volume Tuesday with 22.6 million shares changing hands. It is currently at two times its average daily volume and trading down 77 cents (-11.1%).

Time to Buy Coal Stocks?

The biggest obstacle is the ugly balance sheets.

As One Marginal Power Plant Retires, Another Huffs and Puffs

New EPA regulations will accelerate the inevitable as marginal coal and nuclear plants are retired.

Sit Back and Relax

Until prices improve -- in one way or the other -- it's a good time to do nothing. 

Oversold and Unloved Can Spell Trading Profits

Oversold and Unloved Can Spell Trading Profits

Beware the fine line between buying value and becoming a bag holder.

Put Coal in Your Stocking

This year's group for mean reversion is going to be coal stocks.

Are These Two Sectors Poised For Upside?

Are These Two Sectors Poised For Upside?

During the first two-weeks of November, investors decreased their bearish position in a number of widely-held U.S. companies listed on [...]

'Mad Money' Lightning Round: Get Out of Arch Coal, Buy EMC

'Mad Money' Lightning Round: Get Out of Arch Coal, Buy EMC

Cramer said Bank of America is inexpensive, Microsoft's yield doesn't interest him and MFA Mortgage has him worried.

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Going Over the Cliff

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Going Over the Cliff

Cramer said today's market drop is an indication of what will happen without a budget deal.

Arch Coal Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (ACI)

Arch Coal Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (ACI)

The ex-dividend date for Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) is tomorrow, November 28, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 3 cents per share. At a price of $6.39 as of 10:05 a.m., the dividend yield is 1.8%.

Closing in on a Tradable Low

Bulls dropped out of the market today, and bears stirred slightly.

Stay Short or Stay Away

Stay Short or Stay Away

I am bothered that the Volatility Index has not reflected a substantial increase in the fear level.

Coal Company To Lay Off 156 Workers In Utah, Ill.

Coal Company To Lay Off 156 Workers In Utah, Ill.

Coal-mining company blames Obama's energy policies for layoffs of 156 workers in Utah, Ill.

Energy Sells on Second Term

Energy Sells on Second Term

A second term for President Obama has the energy sector worried. Coal stocks selling down.

Arch Coal Stock Gaps Down On Today's Open (ACI)

Arch Coal Stock Gaps Down On Today's Open (ACI)

Shares of Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) were gapping down Wednesday morning with an open price 12.9% lower than Tuesday's closing price. The stock closed at $8.66 yesterday and opened today's trading at $7.54.

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Politics Is Overrated

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Politics Is Overrated

What really matters to stock prices, Cramer said, is management and a company's business model, not who happens to occupy the White House.

A Too-Obvious Romney Trade

A Too-Obvious Romney Trade

If coal continues to run higher pre-election, I will look at some puts in the high-beta names here.

Prep for a Quick Jaunt Higher

Prep for a Quick Jaunt Higher

Aggressive players should look for a quick, tradable rally in the next few sessions.

Arch Coal Reports Sharply Higher 3Q Earnings

Arch Coal Reports Sharply Higher 3Q Earnings

Arch Coal reports sharply higher 3Q, partly crediting cost-cutting efforts

Stocks Finish Mixed as Investors Weigh Earnings, GDP

Stocks Finish Mixed as Investors Weigh Earnings, GDP

The major U.S. stock averages moved little Friday afternoon as corporate earnings concerns outweighed a better-than-forecast rise in GDP.

Coal Heats Up

A good report from Arch Coal has ignited others in the group.