Westmoreland Coal Company Company Profile (NASDAQ:WLB)

About Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)

Westmoreland Coal Company logoWestmoreland Coal Company is an energy company. The Company operates through six segments: Coal-U.S., Coal-Canada, Coal-(WMLP), Power, Heritage and Corporate. The Coal-U.S. segment includes the operations of coal mines located in Montana, North Dakota, Ohio, Texas and New Mexico. The Coal-Canada segment includes the operations of coal mines located in Alberta and Saskatchewan. The Coal-WMLP segment includes the operations of Westmoreland Resource Partners, LP, a coal master limited partnership. The Power segment includes its Roanoke Valley Power Facility (ROVA) operations located in North Carolina. The Heritage segment includes the benefits it provides to former mining operation employees, as well as other administrative costs associated with providing those benefits and cost containment efforts. It produces and sells thermal coal primarily to investment grade utility customers under cost-protected contracts, as well as to industrial customers and barbeque briquettes manufacturers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Coal - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: Coal & Consumable Fuels
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:WLB
  • CUSIP: 96087810
  • Web: www.westmoreland.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $38.42 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 18,742,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $3.81
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $9.52
  • 52 Week Range: $2.03 - $19.92
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -0.69
  • P/E Growth: -0.05
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.43 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.03
  • Book Value: ($40.74) per share
  • Price / Book: -0.05
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $231.38 million
  • Net Margins: -7.24%
  • Return on Assets: -6.58%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -1.33%
  • Current Ratio: 1.01%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.66%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 355,778 shs.
  • Beta: 0.84
  • Short Ratio: 3.86
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)

What is Westmoreland Coal Company's stock symbol?

Westmoreland Coal Company trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WLB."

How were Westmoreland Coal Company's earnings last quarter?

Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported ($2.69) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($1.58) by $1.11. The company earned $323.03 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $320.85 million. View Westmoreland Coal Company's Earnings History.

When will Westmoreland Coal Company make its next earnings announcement?

Westmoreland Coal Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 7th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Westmoreland Coal Company.

Where is Westmoreland Coal Company's stock going? Where will Westmoreland Coal Company's stock price be in 2017?

3 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Westmoreland Coal Company's stock. Their predictions range from $5.00 to $20.00. On average, they anticipate Westmoreland Coal Company's share price to reach $11.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Westmoreland Coal Company.

Who are some of Westmoreland Coal Company's key competitors?

Who are Westmoreland Coal Company's key executives?

Westmoreland Coal Company's management team includes the folowing people:

  • John A. Schadan, President, Chief Operating Officer
  • Kevin A. Paprzycki, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Gary Alan Kohn, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President of Investor Relations, Treasurer
  • Joseph Earl Micheletti, Executive Vice President
  • Jennifer S. Grafton, Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, Secretary
  • Nathan M. Troup, Chief Accounting Officer, Corporate Controller
  • Terry Bachynski, Independent Director
  • Gail E. Hamilton, Independent Director
  • Michael G. Hutchinson, Independent Director
  • Craig R. Mackus, Independent Director

Who owns Westmoreland Coal Company stock?

Westmoreland Coal Company's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Mangrove Partners (4.45%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.43%), Boston Partners (2.60%), OxFORD Asset Management LLP (2.00%), State Street Corp (1.71%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.47%). Company insiders that own Westmoreland Coal Company stock include Jennifer S Grafton and Mangrove Partners Fund (Cayman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Westmoreland Coal Company.

Who sold Westmoreland Coal Company stock? Who is selling Westmoreland Coal Company stock?

Westmoreland Coal Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Creative Planning, American Century Companies Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC., Vanguard Group Inc., Martingale Asset Management L P and New York State Common Retirement Fund. Company insiders that have sold Westmoreland Coal Company stock in the last year include Jennifer S Grafton and Mangrove Partners Fund (Cayman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Westmoreland Coal Company.

Who bought Westmoreland Coal Company stock? Who is buying Westmoreland Coal Company stock?

Westmoreland Coal Company's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Boston Partners, OxFORD Asset Management LLP, Apollo Management Holdings L.P., Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Trexquant Investment LP and Marshall Wace North America L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Westmoreland Coal Company.

How do I buy Westmoreland Coal Company stock?

Shares of Westmoreland Coal Company can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Westmoreland Coal Company's stock price today?

One share of Westmoreland Coal Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.05.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ WLB)
Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  132 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  74 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  206
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Westmoreland Coal Company and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $11.00 (436.59% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/3/2017BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$18.00 -> $5.00HighView Rating Details
6/24/2017FBR & CoSet Price TargetBuy$8.00LowView Rating Details
11/4/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy$20.00N/AView Rating Details
5/16/2016Forward ViewUpgradeSpeculative Buy -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)
Earnings by Quarter for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)
Earnings History by Quarter for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ WLB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/30/2017($0.16)N/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2017Q2 2017($1.58)($2.69)$320.85 million$323.03 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/15/2017Q1 2017($0.58)($1.98)$349.35 million$339.74 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q316$0.39($0.46)$387.00 million$370.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q2($0.26)($1.37)$352.90 million$356.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q1($0.68)$1.67$372.70 million$354.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/8/2016Q415($0.61)($6.04)$358.95 million$340.81 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2015Q3($0.38)($1.20)$389.80 million$349.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2015Q2($0.65)($2.04)$358.80 million$349.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2015Q115($0.37)($0.67)$333.55 million$371.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2015Q414$0.37$0.06$314.00 million$310.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314($1.14)($2.95)$277.00 million$337.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2014Q114($1.15)($4.19)$217.00 million$288.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2014($0.09)($1.30)$180.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2014Q413$0.14($0.42)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2013Q313$0.16$161.30 million$176.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2013Q2 2013($0.04)$132.80 million$162.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-3.45 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-2.96 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.39%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 74.65%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/6/2016Mangrove Partners Fund (CaymanMajor ShareholderSell39,886$19.10$761,822.60View SEC Filing  
12/2/2016Jennifer S GraftonCAOSell8,065$18.46$148,879.90View SEC Filing  
1/20/2016Mangrove Partners Fund (CaymanMajor ShareholderBuy150,950$3.86$582,667.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2015Michael G HutchinsonDirectorSell3,500$26.07$91,245.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Russell H WernerInsiderSell5,572$28.47$158,634.84View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Keith E AlessiCEOBuy18,100$23.95$433,495.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Kevin A PaprzyckiCFOSell15,000$38.25$573,750.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2014Michael G HutchinsonDirectorSell4,000$35.25$141,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Jeffrey L Et Al GendellMajor ShareholderSell43,000$29.37$1,262,910.00View SEC Filing  
3/19/2014Jeffrey Et Al Gendellmajor shareholderSell75,000$26.04$1,953,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Tontine Capital Partners L PMajor ShareholderSell250,511$13.02$3,261,653.22View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Michael G HutchinsonDirectorSell2,500$12.80$32,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Jeffrey L Et Al GendellMajor ShareholderSell214,232$13.02$2,789,300.64View SEC Filing  
3/15/2013Michael G HutchinsonDirectorBuy2,500$11.65$29,125.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)
Latest Headlines for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoWestmoreland Coal’s Operating Performance in 2Q17
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 9:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestmoreland Coal Posts Net Losses in 2Q17
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 9:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Review: Foresight Energy (FELP) vs. Westmoreland Coal (WLB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 4:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestmoreland Coal Co. :WLB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 9:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $330.80 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 7:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WLB earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 10:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB) Announces Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 3:58 PM
seekingalpha.com logoValue Investors: This Overlooked Investment Idea Is Too Good And True
seekingalpha.com - August 3 at 8:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestmoreland Enters Agreement to Sell ROVA for $5 Million in Cash
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 8:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestmoreland Reports Second Quarter and First Half 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 8:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Westmoreland Coal Company to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 8:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat’s in Store for Westmoreland’s 2Q17 Earnings?
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 8:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat Do Analysts Recommend for Westmoreland Coal Company?
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 9:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWill Coal Mine Terminations Continue to Affect Westmoreland?
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 9:57 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoWestmoreland to Release Second Quarter 2017 Results on August 3
feeds.benzinga.com - July 25 at 8:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 8:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCONSOL Energy (CNX) & Westmoreland Coal (NASDAQ:WLB) Head to Head Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 21 at 12:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $319.35 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 11:12 AM
marketwatch.com logoWestmoreland Coal Company Announces Additional Coal Sales at Kemmerer in 2018
www.marketwatch.com - July 12 at 9:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestmoreland Coal Company Announces Additional Coal Sales at Kemmerer in 2018
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 9:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Westmoreland Coal Co. : July 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 9:17 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWestmoreland Coal to sell 1M more coal tons at Kemmerer
seekingalpha.com - July 11 at 2:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 11:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Given a $8.00 Price Target at FBR & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 12:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$348.05 Million in Sales Expected for Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 24 at 9:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Given "Outperform" Rating at FBR & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 23 at 11:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo-$0.55 Earnings Per Share Expected for Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 22 at 2:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Westmoreland Coal Co. : June 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 9:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Westmoreland Coal Co. : June 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 10 at 2:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Cut to "Strong Sell" at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 6 at 7:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $348.05 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 2:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Westmoreland Coal Co. : May 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 30 at 8:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestmoreland Coal Co. :WLB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 29 at 10:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Anticipate Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Will Announce Earnings of -$0.55 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 29 at 8:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Declines By 12.6%
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 27 at 4:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoValuEngine Downgrades Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 3:26 PM
zacks.com logoImplied Volatility Surging for Westmoreland Coal (WLB) Stock Options
www.zacks.com - May 17 at 8:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestmoreland reports 1Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 12:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Announces Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 2:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WLB earnings conference call or presentation 15-May-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 8:12 AM
nasdaq.com logoNoteworthy Monday Option Activity: AAP, WLB, ALNY
www.nasdaq.com - May 15 at 7:47 PM
bizjournals.com logoColorado coal company reports 'challenging' Q1, shares dive
www.bizjournals.com - May 15 at 7:47 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWestmoreland Coal -17% on Q1 results; sales fall 4.5% Y/Y
seekingalpha.com - May 15 at 7:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestmoreland Reports First Quarter 2017 Results; Reiterates Full-Year Guidance
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 8:26 AM
abcnews.go.com logoMike Pence in Montana: Tours coal mine on horseback, stumps for GOP candidate
abcnews.go.com - May 13 at 3:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 7:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestmoreland to Release First Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 1:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $349.35 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 1:18 PM
fool.com logoWhy Coal Miners Cloud Peak Energy, Westmoreland Coal, and Foresight Energy Were all Down More Than 17% in April
www.fool.com - May 4 at 11:31 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo-$0.58 Earnings Per Share Expected for Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 10:20 PM

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