Westmoreland Coal Company Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:WLB)

$1.77 0.01 (0.57 %)
(As of 11/20/2017 10:22 AM ET)
Previous Close$1.76
Today's Range$1.72 - $1.82
52-Week Range$1.60 - $19.92
Volume126,600 shs
Average Volume303,130 shs
Market Capitalization$33.18 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.81

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:
  • Industry: Coal
  • Sub-Industry: Coal & Consumable Fuels
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:WLB
  • CUSIP: 96087810
  • Web: www.westmoreland.com
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -1.32%
  • Current Ratio: 1.04%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.71%
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Sales: $1.47796 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.02
  • Cash Flow: $8.85 per share
  • Price / Cash: 0.20
  • Book Value: ($37.16) per share
  • Price / Book: -0.05
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: ($6.11)
  • Net Income: ($27,100,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -8.06%
  • Return on Assets: -7.61%
Misc:
  • Employees: 3,200
  • Outstanding Shares: 18,740,000
 

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 Tuesday, August, 2nd. The coal producer reported ($1.37) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.26) by $1.11. The coal producer had revenue of $356.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $352.90 million. The business's revenue was up 2.1% on a year-over-year basis. 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, March, 27th 2018. 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 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Westmoreland Coal Company's shares. Their predictions range from $5.00 to $7.00. On average, they expect Westmoreland Coal Company's stock price to reach $6.00 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:

  • Kevin A. Paprzycki, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 45)
  • Gary Alan Kohn, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President of Investor Relations, Treasurer (Age 51)
  • Joseph Earl Micheletti, Chief Operating Officer (Age 52)
  • Jennifer S. Grafton, Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, Secretary (Age 40)
  • Nathan M. Troup, Chief Accounting Officer, Corporate Controller (Age 39)
  • Jeffrey S. Stein, Chief Investment Officer, Director (Age 47)
  • Terry Bachynski, Independent Director (Age 58)
  • Gail E. Hamilton, Independent Director (Age 67)
  • Michael G. Hutchinson, Independent Director (Age 61)
  • Craig R. Mackus, Independent Director (Age 63)

Who owns Westmoreland Coal Company stock?

Westmoreland Coal Company's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Mangrove Partners (5.29%), Stonehill Capital Management LLC (2.06%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.79%), Western Standard LLC (1.47%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.13%) and Macquarie Group Ltd. (1.11%). 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 bought Westmoreland Coal Company stock? Who is buying Westmoreland Coal Company stock?

Westmoreland Coal Company's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Western Standard LLC, Macquarie Group Ltd., Stonehill Capital Management LLC, Mangrove Partners, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Edge Wealth Management LLC and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. 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 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 Company's stock price today?

One share of Westmoreland Coal Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.77.

How big of a company is Westmoreland Coal Company?

Westmoreland Coal Company has a market capitalization of $33.18 million and generates $1.47796 billion in revenue each year. The coal producer earns ($27,100,000.00) in net income (profit) each year or ($6.11) on an earnings per share basis. Westmoreland Coal Company employs 3,200 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Westmoreland Coal Company?

Westmoreland Coal Company'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 Company (NASDAQ WLB)

Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  161 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  93 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  254
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

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $6.00 (238.98% 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
11/6/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
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 11/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History and Estimates Chart 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
3/27/2018        
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: $-4.95 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-2.63 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: 70.97%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB)
Insider Trades 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

Latest Headlines for Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ WLB)

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DateHeadline
Head to Head Analysis: Westmoreland Coal (WLB) versus Its PeersHead to Head Analysis: Westmoreland Coal (WLB) versus Its Peers
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 17 at 3:06 AM
Alpha Appalachia Holdings (MEE) versus Westmoreland Coal (WLB) Head-To-Head ContrastAlpha Appalachia Holdings (MEE) versus Westmoreland Coal (WLB) Head-To-Head Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 16 at 10:28 AM
Head to Head Review: Westmoreland Coal (WLB) vs. Its PeersHead to Head Review: Westmoreland Coal (WLB) vs. Its Peers
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 16 at 10:27 AM
 Brokerages Expect Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $296.80 Million Brokerages Expect Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $296.80 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 11 at 4:58 AM
B. Riley Reaffirms Buy Rating for Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB)B. Riley Reaffirms Buy Rating for Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 8 at 11:59 AM
ETFs with exposure to Westmoreland Coal Co. : November 6, 2017ETFs with exposure to Westmoreland Coal Co. : November 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 1:51 PM
Westmoreland Coal Stock Tumbled after 3Q17 ResultsWestmoreland Coal Stock Tumbled after 3Q17 Results
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 1:51 PM
Why Westmoreland Coal’s Shipments Fell in 3Q17Why Westmoreland Coal’s Shipments Fell in 3Q17
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 1:51 PM
Comparing Westmoreland Coal (WLB) and Its PeersComparing Westmoreland Coal (WLB) and Its Peers
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 6 at 5:31 PM
Westmoreland Coal Co. :WLB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : November 3, 2017Westmoreland Coal Co. :WLB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : November 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 5 at 8:14 AM
NACCO Industries (NC) and Westmoreland Coal (WLB) Critical ComparisonNACCO Industries (NC) and Westmoreland Coal (WLB) Critical Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 2 at 9:38 PM
Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 2 at 9:10 AM
Westmoreland Coals (WLB) CEO Kevin Paprzycki on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptWestmoreland Coal's (WLB) CEO Kevin Paprzycki on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - November 1 at 10:49 AM
Edited Transcript of WLB earnings conference call or presentation 31-Oct-17 2:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of WLB earnings conference call or presentation 31-Oct-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - November 1 at 10:49 AM
Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Posts  Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.90 EPSWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.90 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 31 at 4:56 PM
Can Westmoreland Coal Outperform Peers in 3Q17?Can Westmoreland Coal Outperform Peers in 3Q17?
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 12:21 PM
Can Westmoreland Coal Outperform Peers in 3Q17?Can Westmoreland Coal Outperform Peers in 3Q17?
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 12:21 PM
Why Wall Street Rates Westmoreland Coal a ‘Buy’Why Wall Street Rates Westmoreland Coal a ‘Buy’
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 12:21 PM
Why Wall Street Rates Westmoreland Coal a ‘Buy’Why Wall Street Rates Westmoreland Coal a ‘Buy’
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 12:21 PM
Why Westmoreland Coal’s Leverage and Liquidity Position MatterWhy Westmoreland Coal’s Leverage and Liquidity Position Matter
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 12:21 PM
Why Westmoreland Coal’s Leverage and Liquidity Position MatterWhy Westmoreland Coal’s Leverage and Liquidity Position Matter
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 12:21 PM
Westmoreland Reports Third Quarter and Year-to-Date 2017 Results; Reaffirms 2017 GuidanceWestmoreland Reports Third Quarter and Year-to-Date 2017 Results; Reaffirms 2017 Guidance
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 12:20 PM
Westmoreland Reports Third Quarter and Year-to-Date 2017 Results; Reaffirms 2017 GuidanceWestmoreland Reports Third Quarter and Year-to-Date 2017 Results; Reaffirms 2017 Guidance
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 12:20 PM
Westmoreland reports 3Q lossWestmoreland reports 3Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 12:20 PM
Westmoreland reports 3Q lossWestmoreland reports 3Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 12:20 PM
Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Scheduled to Post Earnings on TuesdayWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 24 at 9:38 AM
Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $335.30 MillionWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $335.30 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 23 at 3:20 PM
Westmoreland to Release Third Quarter 2017 Results on October 31Westmoreland to Release Third Quarter 2017 Results on October 31
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 4:26 PM
Could a Rise in Natural Gas Inventory Affect Coal?Could a Rise in Natural Gas Inventory Affect Coal?
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 10:43 AM
How Weather Affects Natural Gas PricesHow Weather Affects Natural Gas Prices
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 10:43 AM
How Natural Gas Inventory Affected Coal on September 29How Natural Gas Inventory Affected Coal on September 29
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 10:08 AM
$335.30 Million in Sales Expected for Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) This Quarter$335.30 Million in Sales Expected for Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 4 at 11:36 AM
Westmoreland Successfully Exits ROVA Power Supply Agreements; Will Collect $12 Million in Net Cash CollateralWestmoreland Successfully Exits ROVA Power Supply Agreements; Will Collect $12 Million in Net Cash Collateral
www.marketwatch.com - October 3 at 8:02 PM
Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.39 Per ShareWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.39 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 2 at 10:26 AM
Westmoreland Successfully Exits ROVA Power Supply Agreements; Will Collect $12 Million in Net Cash Collateral - GlobeNewswire (press release)Westmoreland 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
Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Sees Large Growth in Short InterestWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 1:20 AM
$330.80 Million in Sales Expected for Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) This Quarter$330.80 Million in Sales Expected for Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 3:20 AM
What Is Westmoreland Coal Company’s (WLB) Share Price Doing?What Is Westmoreland Coal Company’s (WLB) Share Price Doing?
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 9:14 PM
Analyzing Westmoreland Coal (WLB) & Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. (ARLP)Analyzing Westmoreland Coal (WLB) & Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. (ARLP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 9:34 AM
Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Given "Buy" Rating at FBR & CoWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Given "Buy" Rating at FBR & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 2:32 PM
Comparing Westmoreland Coal (WLB) and Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (AHGP)Comparing Westmoreland Coal (WLB) and Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (AHGP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 31 at 6:12 PM
Earnings Review and Free Research Report: Foresight Energy’s Net Loss Narrowed, Beating EstimatesEarnings Review and Free Research Report: Foresight Energy’s Net Loss Narrowed, Beating Estimates
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 11:12 AM
Westmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Short Interest Down 27.9% in AugustWestmoreland Coal Company (WLB) Short Interest Down 27.9% in August
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 1:06 AM
Financial Comparison: Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (AHGP) vs. Westmoreland Coal (WLB)Financial Comparison: Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (AHGP) vs. Westmoreland Coal (WLB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 25 at 2:10 PM
ETFs with exposure to Westmoreland Coal Co. : August 21, 2017ETFs with exposure to Westmoreland Coal Co. : August 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 1:57 PM
Westmoreland Coal’s Operating Performance in 2Q17Westmoreland Coal’s Operating Performance in 2Q17
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 9:20 AM
Westmoreland Coal Posts Net Losses in 2Q17Westmoreland Coal Posts Net Losses in 2Q17
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 9:20 AM
Financial Review: Foresight Energy (FELP) vs. Westmoreland Coal (WLB)Financial Review: Foresight Energy (FELP) vs. Westmoreland Coal (WLB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 4:10 AM
Westmoreland Coal Co. :WLB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 9, 2017Westmoreland Coal Co. :WLB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 9:42 AM
Edited Transcript of WLB earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 2:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of WLB earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 10:03 AM

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