Peabody Energy Corp (NYSE:BTU)

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Patriot Coal Bankruptcy Auction Set

When Patriot Coal filed for bankruptcy in May of this year, it became the first of the U.S. coal companies to succumb to the tumbling price of coal. The company ...
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Leveraged Loan Default Rate Soars on Coal Miner Bankruptcies

Since the beginning of March, 77% of leveraged loan default volume has come from metals/mining and energy companies. While the institutional rate for the trailing 12 months was 1.4% at ...
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Short-Covering, Possible Debt Swap Send Peabody Stock Soaring

The number of shares of Peabody Energy Corp. (NYSE: BTU) sold short is more than double what it was a year ago. The number of shares short hit a 12-month ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Short Sellers Still Like Sprint

Short sellers continued to get out of the way as AT&T's merger with DirecTV came to a close. AT&T, once firmly entrenched as the most shorted stock trading on the ...
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Arch Coal: A New Momentum Stock?

In the past two-and-a-half trading sessions, shares of Arch Coal Inc. (NYSE: ACI) have risen nearly 90%, not including the effect of a one-for-10 reverse stock split that occurred after ...
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Is Arch Coal Really Back?

When investors see a rise of 40% or more in a stock, they start to wonder what is happening. When they see a rise by that much in a coal ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Short Sellers Flee AT&T

Short sellers got out of the way as AT&T's merger with DirecTV wound to a close, but the big drop in short interest was not enough to remove AT&T from ...
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Which Coal Miners Will Live to Dig Another Day?

Walter Energy Inc. (NYSE: WLT) filed a notice Friday morning that the New York Stock Exchange has notified the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of the NYSE’s intention to ...
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Peabody Energy Stock Makes a Run After Awful Earnings

When Peabody Energy Corp. (NYSE: BTU) reported second-quarter results Tuesday morning, the per share loss was worse than expected and total sales came in lower than expected. But the company ...
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Ten Most Shorted Stocks On NYSE

According to new data on short interest in the period which ended July 15, ten companies listed on the NYSE had short interest over 95 million shares. First among the companies is ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Clovis, Glaukos, Hertz, Peabody, Whiting and More

Stocks were marginally higher on Monday morning on a day where markets are looking for directional news ahead of a deep week of corporate earnings. The trend that has held ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks in June

AT&T continued to reign as the most shorted stock trading on the New York Stock Exchange between the June 15 and June 30 settlement dates, and short sellers piled on ...
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That Was Fast — Coal Goes Back to the Furnace

The Supreme Court ruling against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) whereby the EPA did not consider costs was supposed to be a lifeline for the business of fossil fuels. Or ...
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Supreme Court Ruling Does Not Save the Coal Companies

The U.S. Supreme Court Monday threw the U.S. coal industry at lifeline with a five to four ruling ordering the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to take into account the ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Friday

June 26, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 140 equities making new 52-week lows today. Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MU) dropped about 19% on Friday to post a new ...
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