Peabody Energy Corp. (BTU)

9.61
0.02 0.21
NYSE : Energy Minerals
Prev Close 9.63
Open 9.50
Day Low/High 9.30 / 9.76
52 Wk Low/High 9.63 / 37.37
Volume 556.11K
Avg Volume 1.13M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 968.00M
Market Cap 10.17B
EPS 4.50
P/E Ratio 3.78
Div & Yield 0.56 (5.26%)
Why Peabody Energy (BTU) Is Gaining on Friday

Why Peabody Energy (BTU) Is Gaining on Friday

Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU) is climbing on Friday after receiving a ratings upgrade. Peabody was upgraded to "outperform" from "market perform" with its price target lifted to $20 from $19, Cowen said.

Expectations Rise for a Correction

The last time the AAII reading was above 40% was in mid-April of 2005.

Will This Downgrade Hurt Peabody Energy Corp. (BTU) Stock Today? (Update)

Will This Downgrade Hurt Peabody Energy Corp. (BTU) Stock Today? (Update)

UBS downgraded Peabody Energy Corp. (BTU) to "neutral" from "buy" and set a $17 target price. The firm cited a lower coal price deck as the reason for the move.

Analysts' Actions: BTU CG CVA PNRA TSLA

Analysts' Actions: BTU CG CVA PNRA TSLA

Here are today's top research calls.

Nikkei's Rally May Continue but Beware Chinese Investments

Nikkei's Rally May Continue but Beware Chinese Investments

As the Nikkei stumbles and concerns around Chinese economic growth rise, investors are questioning the rationale for Asian investment.

Stocks Slip Amid Weak Asian Data, Ukraine Gas Tensions

Stocks Slip Amid Weak Asian Data, Ukraine Gas Tensions

Markets move lower amid poor economic data from China and Japan, and as tensions continue in Ukraine.

Stocks Narrowly Capture Gains After Jobs Report

Stocks Narrowly Capture Gains After Jobs Report

U.S. markets close higher as the U.S. jobs report for February outweighs rising tensions in the Ukraine. Russia warns the Ukraine it will cut gas supplies unless it pays almost $2 billion it owes.

Peabody Energy (BTU) Reshuffles Exec Team

Peabody Energy (BTU) Reshuffles Exec Team

Peabody Energy (BTU) announced it will reshuffle its executive team, with promotions to take effect April 1.

Chop Scenario Is Still With Us

I am not sure we are going anywhere special until we get a bit more oversold.

Beware the 'Checkerboard' Market

Beware the 'Checkerboard' Market

It's a sign that the market is stuck and is likely headed downward.

3 Reasons To Be Long-Term Bullish on Coal

3 Reasons To Be Long-Term Bullish on Coal

Peabody Energy and Market Vectors Coal are the best way to profit from coal.

Cloud Peak Energy Needs to Blow Off Some Steam

Cloud Peak Energy Needs to Blow Off Some Steam

This sector may have bottomed, but the sudden excitement in Cloud Peak is misguided.

3 Ways to Profit from Coal's Eventual Rebound

3 Ways to Profit from Coal's Eventual Rebound

Profit from the increase in demand for coal with Peabody, BHP Billiton and Caterpillar.

[video] Dicker: Weak Commodities a Scary Reality As Fed Stimulus Ends

[video] Dicker: Weak Commodities a Scary Reality As Fed Stimulus Ends

Dan Dicker says commodity weakness in base metals, notably copper, could weigh upon the U.S. economic recovery.

Lack of Commodity Strength a Scary Reality After Fed Stimulus

Lack of Commodity Strength a Scary Reality After Fed Stimulus

Commodity weakness in base metals, notably copper, could weigh down the recovery, especially as the Fed concludes its economic stimulus program.

Coal Producers Fizzle on Poor Manufacturing Data

Coal Producers Fizzle on Poor Manufacturing Data

Coal producers Walt Energy (WLT), Peabody Energy (BTU) and Alpha Natural Resources (ANR) plummeted on sluggish January manufacturing data, sparking concerns an extended slowdown would hit the U.S. economy. By midafternoon, Walt Energy had dumped 7% to $10.57, Peabody had taken off 2.8% to $16.58, and Alpha Natural Resources had tumbled 6.3% to $5.32.

Ex-Dividend Alert: 5 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: EMES, ABFS, MWV, BTU, MET

Ex-Dividend Alert: 5 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: EMES, ABFS, MWV, BTU, MET

EMES ABFS MWV BTU MET are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, 5:00 AM ET

Weak Production Still Hurting Arch Coal

Weak Production Still Hurting Arch Coal

Investors should avoid this stock until Arch Coal can get back to posing break-even results.

Why Peabody Energy (BTU) Is Down Today

Why Peabody Energy (BTU) Is Down Today

Peabody Energy (BTU) falls after the coal-mining company reported a 14% decline in quarterly revenue thanks to a work stoppage at two of its Australian mines and weak prices of metallurgical coal. The drop was steeper than analysts expected. Total revenue declined to $1.74 billion in the quarter that ended on Dec. 31; analysts polled by Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S expected total revenue of $1.77 billion. Peabody's Australian operation also dropped 20%. Peabody also reported that it expects to report a first quarter adjusted EPS between a loss of 10 cents and a profit of 14 cents. Analysts expect a loss of four cents a share.

Jim Cramer's 6 Stocks in 60 Seconds: LULU BTU KSU TOL POT CMG (Update 1)

Jim Cramer's 6 Stocks in 60 Seconds: LULU BTU KSU TOL POT CMG (Update 1)

Cramer is avoiding Lululemon Athletica and thinks Peabody Energy will benefit from higher coal prices.

[video] Quick Take: Markets Open Higher, Caterpillar tops Forecasts

[video] Quick Take: Markets Open Higher, Caterpillar tops Forecasts

U.S. markets are higher, signaling the index will rebound after its worst week since June 2012. TheStreet's Senior Stock Analyst Nicole Urken has more from Wall Street.

Markets Set to Open Higher, Caterpillar Tops Forecasts

Markets Set to Open Higher, Caterpillar Tops Forecasts

Take a quick look at my video, rounding up market movers this morning

BTU Dividend Yield Pushes Past 2%

BTU Dividend Yield Pushes Past 2%

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Friday, shares of Peabody Energy Corp were yielding above the 2% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $0.34), with the stock changing hands as low as $16.75 on the day. Dividends are particularly important for investors to consider, because historically speaking dividends have provided a considerable share of the stock market's total return.

Analyst Favorites: Peabody Energy Ranks As a Top Metals Pick

Analyst Favorites: Peabody Energy Ranks As a Top Metals Pick

A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that Peabody Energy Corp is the #23 broker analyst pick, on average, out of the 50 stocks making up the Metals Channel Global Mining Titans Index, according to Metals Channel. The Metals Channel Global Mining Titans Index is comprised of the top fifty global leaders from the metals and mining sector.

First Week Of September 20th Options Trading For Peabody Energy (BTU)

First Week Of September 20th Options Trading For Peabody Energy (BTU)

Investors in Peabody Energy Corp saw new options begin trading this week, for the September 20th expiration. One of the key data points that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 240 days until expiration the newly trading contracts represent a potential opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

February 14th Options Now Available For Peabody Energy (BTU)

February 14th Options Now Available For Peabody Energy (BTU)

Investors in Peabody Energy Corp saw new options begin trading today, for the February 14th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the BTU options chain for the new February 14th contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest.

With Coal, Nothing Is Certain

With Coal, Nothing Is Certain

Until market rules change, coal plants will struggle.

14 Energy Stocks Illustrate Difficult Stock Picking

14 Energy Stocks Illustrate Difficult Stock Picking

Chevron and Exxon Mobil are among the oils-energy sector stocks that would normally be in most diversified portfolios, but I say underweight them.

Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU): Today's Featured Metals & Mining Laggard

Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU): Today's Featured Metals & Mining Laggard

Peabody Energy Corporation was a leading decliner within the metals & mining industry, falling $0.19 (-1.0%) to $18.29 on average volume

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Profiting From Down Days

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Profiting From Down Days

As history has proven, buying first thing Monday morning when the markets are up big is never a winning move, Cramer says.

TheStreet Quant Rating: D (Sell)