Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU)

3.97
0.20 4.80
NYSE
Prev Close 4.17
Open 4.26
Day Low/High 3.88 / 4.44
52 Wk Low/High 0.80 / 9.87
Volume 3.44M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 98.24B
Market Cap 423.43M
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Some Positive News for Coal Stocks

A mine closure at BHP and this morning's earthquake could spur coal stocks.  BHP Billiton (BHP) has announced the closure of its hard coking coal Norwich Park mine. This could put a floor on pricing and help Walter Energy (WLT). As well, this mornin...

Levels

Currently, 25 out of the 56 stocks are now eligible to buy (up from only eight a week ago). Below is an updated list of buy levels on selected stocks that I have mentioned on Real Money Pro. There has been a break in share prices over the past week ...

Recommended Reading

Run, don't walk, to read 'Fight Complacency' from Jim Cramer. Run, don't walk, to read Jim "El Capitan" Cramer's "Fight Complacency," in which he argues against a meat-axe approach to the market. I would note that even with my negative market view, ...

Added to Seven

They include Peabody Energy, CSX, Dell, Ocwen, TBT, Walter Energy and IFF. I put my money where my pen is, and I have added to seven of the eight stocks in my "Levels" post that are currently attractive for purchase. Only Yahoo! (YHOO), which is in ...

Levels

It is time for another levels update. Below is an updated list of buy levels on selected stocks that I have recently mentioned on Real Money Pro. (Note: Of the 56 stocks, I would now rate eight -- Peabody Energy (BTU), CSX Corporation (CSX), Dell (D...

Added to a Trio

They include TBT, Peabody Energy and Walter Energy. As you will see from my next "levels" post coming up, there are now eight eligible buys. I have added to three of them this morning: ProShares UltraShort 20+ Year Treasury (TBT), Peabody Energy (BT...

Burst of Energy

I must be a glutton for punishment! I have taken a small long in Peabody Energy (BTU), and I have added to Walter Energy (WLT) at $57.90 just now. I must be a glutton for punishment!

The Holy Grail Scenario

The Holy Grail Scenario

Looking at the charts, we might being seeing growth with no inflation.

Peabody Guides Lower

This could put some pressure on Walter Energy. Break in: Peabody Energy (BTU) guides to the low end of forecast. This could put some pressure on Walter Energy (WLT) shares.

A Glut of Stocks on the Brink

A Glut of Stocks on the Brink

Apple's move is impressive, as is the new-highs list, but that won't cure all that's ailing the market.

Picking the Right Coal Short

Picking the Right Coal Short

Three stocks have been left in the dust, but one chart looks the weakest.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Be prepared for the barrage of earnings reports due out this week.

Frighteningly High Bullishness, Indeed

Frighteningly High Bullishness, Indeed

I know it's scary to dive in here, but confidence is rising as well, meaning a shift in market character.

Peabody downgraded at Goldman

Playing the China Trade

With China's interest rates loosening, there are plenty of stocks to own.

Bulls Showing Fear

Bulls Showing Fear

Those raging bulls been dying to buy the dip, yet when that dip happened, they got a scared to do so.

Small-Caps Lead the Decline

Small-Caps Lead the Decline

But I'm scratching my head about gains on the major indices because I see lots of red on my screens.

Analyst Actions -- 9/15/2011

Here are today's top research calls.

Two Trades To Play Post-Beige Book

Two Trades To Play Post-Beige Book

Both names have shown good prospects around earnings time.

Off the Charts: Five Stocks for Every Trader's List

Off the Charts: Five Stocks for Every Trader's List

Also, three charts are trading below key moving averages and should be considered shorts when the market is weak.

The Best-Laid Plans...

The Best-Laid Plans...

Sometimes you can be dead right and still not make any money off it.

Trouble in VIX Land

Trouble in VIX Land

Since the selloff is deeper than I anticipated, it is hard to chase any short trades.

Game On for QE3

Game On for QE3

After the disappointing jobs number, QE3 seems more likely, but trading on this thesis changes daily.