VanEck Vectors Coal ETF

NYSEARCA: KOL
$77.82
+$2.85 (+3.8%)
Closing price June 5, 2020
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Jon C. Ogg
It’s a crummy time to be a coal miner. If the political backlash against coal doesn’t get you, you can bet your assets that warm winter weather will. A fresh report from the U.S. Energy...
Jon C. Ogg
The Supreme Court ruling against the EPA for not considering costs was supposed to be a lifeline for the business of fossil fuels. Or was it?
Jon C. Ogg
The U.S. Supreme Court Monday threw the U.S. coal industry at lifeline with a five to four ruling ordering the EPA to take into account the cost of regulations on mercury emissions before adopting...
Paul Ausick
It may be something of an understatement to say that 2014 was a tough year for the coal industry. Unfortunately, 2015 looks like more of the same.
Paul Ausick
Change is in the air after the midterm elections have swung the balance of power back to the Republican party in Congress.
Jon C. Ogg
Source: ThinkstockIf there is any industry that is unloved by the current administration it is the coal industry. Coal is especially despised this week at the environmental climate change march in...
Chris Lange
Coal investors are getting coal put in their stockings early in 2014. Alpha Natural Resources is having a very rough end to its week as a result due to a nasty downgrade from Goldman Sachs.
Jon C. Ogg
Source: ThinkstockCSX Corp. (NYSE: CSX) has some somber words for the U.S. coal sector, despite what has been a handy recovery in the share prices of many of the sector leaders. The rail...
Jon C. Ogg
Source: ThinkstockIt is almost impossible to consider that troubles of such a magnitude could turn around in an instant, but that may actually be the case. We have taken a look at the year-end...
Jon C. Ogg
Source: ThinkstockElection Day has come and gone. President Obama won a second term. The current electoral vote was by a margin of about 3 to 2 (unofficial), but the percentage last seen was only...
Jon C. Ogg
Source: thinkstockOn the day that the Presidential election is happening, investors are throwing money into the inflation winners. The problem is that maybe this is not an inflation trade. Maybe it...
Jon C. Ogg
Earlier this week, CSX Corp. (NYSE: CSX) reported quarterly results that were more or less in line with estimates, but the mix of shipments was not what the railroader was used to. Coal shipments...
Paul Ausick
As natural gas prices rise along with a forecast for a colder winter in the U.S., U.S. coal stocks have benefited from a burst of enthusiasm since early October. Share prices have jumped as much as...
Paul Ausick
Following Governor Romney’s statement in Wednesday night’s presidential debate that, “I love coal,” coal stocks got a nice boost in yesterday’s trading, with shares rising nearly 12% at...
Paul Ausick