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
  • Sub-Industry: Coal & Consumable Fuels
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:WLB
  • CUSIP: 96087810
  • Web: www.westmoreland.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $40.3 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 18,742,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $2.42
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $5.61
  • 52 Week Range: $1.88 - $19.92
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -0.63
  • 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:
  • EBITDA: $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: 298,082 shs.
  • Beta: 0.85
  • 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) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported ($2.69) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($1.58) by $1.11. The business 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, October, 31st 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 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Westmoreland Coal Company's shares. Their predictions range from $5.00 to $20.00. On average, they anticipate Westmoreland Coal Company's share price to reach $10.67 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

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 $1.99.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ WLB)
Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  150 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  90 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  240
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: $10.67 (436.01% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)
Price Target History for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)
Analysts' Ratings History for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/1/2017FBR & CoReiterated RatingBuy$7.00HighView Rating Details
8/3/2017BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$18.00 -> $5.00HighView 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 10/20/2015 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
10/31/2017($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: $-4.57 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-3.18 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: 78.24%
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 to Release Third Quarter 2017 Results on October 31
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 4:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCould a Rise in Natural Gas Inventory Affect Coal?
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 10:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Weather Affects Natural Gas Prices
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 10:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Natural Gas Inventory Affected Coal on September 29
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 10:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$335.30 Million in Sales Expected for Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 4 at 11:36 AM
marketwatch.com logoWestmoreland Successfully Exits ROVA Power Supply Agreements; Will Collect $12 Million in Net Cash Collateral
www.marketwatch.com - October 3 at 8:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.39 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 2 at 10:26 AM
globenewswire.com logoWestmoreland Successfully Exits ROVA Power Supply Agreements; Will Collect $12 Million in Net Cash Collateral - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - October 2 at 8:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 1:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$330.80 Million in Sales Expected for Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 3:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat Is Westmoreland Coal Company’s (WLB) Share Price Doing?
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 9:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing Westmoreland Coal (WLB) & Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. (ARLP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 9:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Given "Buy" Rating at FBR & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 2:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing Westmoreland Coal (WLB) and Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (AHGP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 31 at 6:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: Foresight Energy’s Net Loss Narrowed, Beating Estimates
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 11:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Short Interest Down 27.9% in August
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 1:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Comparison: Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (AHGP) vs. Westmoreland Coal (WLB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 25 at 2:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Westmoreland Coal Co. : August 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 1:57 PM
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
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
zacks.com logoImplied Volatility Surging for Westmoreland Coal (WLB) Stock Options
www.zacks.com - May 17 at 8:15 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
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
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
feeds.benzinga.com logoMid-Afternoon Market Update: Crude Oil Down Over 4%; CalAmp Shares Surge After Strong Q4 Results
feeds.benzinga.com - April 19 at 3:00 PM
globenewswire.com logoWestmoreland Receives $52 Million Early Repayment of Genesee Mine Receivable - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - March 30 at 8:23 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoWESTMORELAND COAL CO Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 29 at 9:40 AM
streetinsider.com logoWestmoreland Coal (WLB) Appoints Gary Kohn as CFO
www.streetinsider.com - March 28 at 11:28 PM
streetinsider.com logoWestmoreland Coal (WLB) Announces $52M Accelerated Repayment from Capital Power of All Receivables
www.streetinsider.com - March 28 at 11:28 PM

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