NASDAQ:WLB - Westmoreland Coal Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$0.15 -0.05 (-25.00 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$0.15
Today's Range$0.15 - $0.24
52-Week Range$0.15 - $11.98
Volume3.75 million shs
Average Volume713,237 shs
Market Capitalization$2.82 million
P/E Ratio-0.04
Dividend YieldN/A
Westmoreland Coal logoWestmoreland Coal Company, through its subsidiaries, operates as an energy company. The company operates through Coal - U.S., Coal - Canada, Coal - WMLP, and Power segments. It produces and sells sub-bituminous coal and lignite to power plants. The company owns and operates coal mines in Montana, North Dakota, Ohio, and Texas, the United States; and Alberta and Saskatchewan, Canada. It has total proven or probable coal reserves of approximately 888,202 thousands of tons. The company is also involved in the production of electricity. It operates two coal-fired power generating units with a total capacity of approximately 230 megawatts in Weldon, North Carolina. Westmoreland Coal Company was founded in 1854 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Bituminous coal & lignite - surface mining
Sub-IndustryCoal & Consumable Fuels


Debt-to-Equity Ratio-0.09
Current Ratio0.27
Quick Ratio0.19


Trailing P/E Ratio-0.04
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.38 billion
Price / Sales0.00
Cash Flow$5.00 per share
Price / Cash0.03
Book Value($39.66) per share
Price / Book0.00


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($3.82)
Net Income$-71,340,000.00
Net Margins-5.15%
Return on EquityN/A
Return on Assets-4.92%


Outstanding Shares18,770,000
Market Cap$2.82 million

Westmoreland Coal (NASDAQ:WLB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Westmoreland Coal's stock symbol?

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

How were Westmoreland Coal's earnings last quarter?

Westmoreland Coal (NASDAQ:WLB) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 2nd. The coal producer reported ($1.37) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.26) by $1.11. The coal producer earned $356.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $352.90 million. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 2.1% on a year-over-year basis. View Westmoreland Coal's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for WLB?

2 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Westmoreland Coal's stock. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $7.00. On average, they expect Westmoreland Coal's stock price to reach $7.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4,566.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Westmoreland Coal.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Westmoreland Coal?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Westmoreland Coal in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Westmoreland Coal.

Who are some of Westmoreland Coal's key competitors?

Who are Westmoreland Coal's key executives?

Westmoreland Coal's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael G. Hutchinson, Director, Interim Pres & CEO (Age 62)
  • Mr. Gary A. Kohn, Chief Financial Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Joseph Earl Micheletti, Chief Operating Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Jeffrey Scott Stein, Director (Age 49)
  • Mr. Nathan M. Troup, Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Corp. Controller (Age 40)

Has Westmoreland Coal been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about WLB stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Westmoreland Coal earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the coal producer an impact score of 47.20 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Westmoreland Coal.

How do I buy shares of Westmoreland Coal?

Shares of WLB can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Westmoreland Coal's stock price today?

One share of WLB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.15.

How big of a company is Westmoreland Coal?

Westmoreland Coal has a market capitalization of $2.82 million and generates $1.38 billion in revenue each year. The coal producer earns $-71,340,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($3.82) on an earnings per share basis. Westmoreland Coal employs 2,950 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Westmoreland Coal?

Westmoreland Coal's mailing address is 9540 South Maroon Circle Suite 300, ENGLEWOOD CO, 80112. The coal producer can be reached via phone at 855-922-6463 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Westmoreland Coal (NASDAQ WLB)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  237 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  152 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  389
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Westmoreland Coal and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WLB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WLB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/18/2018 by Staff

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