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NYSE:ARCH - Arch Coal Stock Price, Forecast & News

-3.62 (-4.66 %)
(As of 12/13/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $74.02
50-Day Range
MA: $77.29
52-Week Range
Now: $74.02
Volume412,969 shs
Average Volume248,104 shs
Market Capitalization$1.11 billion
P/E Ratio4.89
Dividend Yield2.39%
Arch Coal, Inc produces and sells thermal and metallurgical coal from surface and underground mines. As of December 31, 2018, the company operated nine active mines. It also owned or controlled primarily through long-term leases approximately 28,292 acres of coal land in Ohio; 1,060 acres of coal land in Maryland; 10,195 acres of coal land in Virginia; 359,122 acres of coal land in West Virginia; 81,868 acres of coal land in Wyoming; 268,802 acres of coal land in Illinois; 33,527 acres of coal land in Kentucky; 9,840 acres of coal land in Montana; 21,802 acres of coal land in New Mexico; 358 acres of coal land in Pennsylvania; and 19,146 acres of coal land in Colorado, as well as owned or controlled through long-term leases smaller parcels of property in Alabama, Indiana, Washington, Arkansas, California, Utah, and Texas. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Bituminous coal & lignite - surface mining
Sub-IndustryCoal & Consumable Fuels
SectorBasic Materials



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.45 billion
Cash Flow$24.84 per share
Book Value$37.49 per share


Net Income$312.57 million


Market Cap$1.11 billion
Next Earnings Date2/13/2020 (Estimated)

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Arch Coal (NYSE:ARCH) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Arch Coal's stock symbol?

Arch Coal trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ARCH."

How often does Arch Coal pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Arch Coal?

Arch Coal declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 22nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 29th will be given a dividend of $0.45 per share on Friday, December 13th. This represents a $1.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.43%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 27th. View Arch Coal's Dividend History.

How were Arch Coal's earnings last quarter?

Arch Coal Inc (NYSE:ARCH) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 22nd. The energy company reported $6.34 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $3.29 by $3.05. The energy company earned $619.50 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $571.40 million. Arch Coal had a return on equity of 39.77% and a net margin of 13.71%. Arch Coal's revenue was down 2.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $6.10 EPS. View Arch Coal's Earnings History.

When is Arch Coal's next earnings date?

Arch Coal is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 13th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Arch Coal.

What price target have analysts set for ARCH?

4 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Arch Coal's shares. Their forecasts range from $92.00 to $110.00. On average, they anticipate Arch Coal's stock price to reach $100.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 35.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Arch Coal.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Arch Coal?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Arch Coal in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Arch Coal.

Has Arch Coal been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about ARCH stock have trended positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Arch Coal earned a media sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the energy company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Arch Coal.

Are investors shorting Arch Coal?

Arch Coal saw a decrease in short interest in the month of November. As of November 29th, there was short interest totalling 3,410,000 shares, a decrease of 6.1% from the November 14th total of 3,630,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 263,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 13.0 days. Approximately 22.9% of the company's shares are sold short. View Arch Coal's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Arch Coal's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Arch Coal own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Arch Coal investors own include Peabody Energy (BTUUQ), Meet Group (MEET), Alpha Natural Resources (ANRZQ), Achillion Pharmaceuticals (ACHN), Bank of America (BAC), Home Depot (HD), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Foresight Energy (FELP), Pfizer (PFE) and Netflix (NFLX).

Who are Arch Coal's key executives?

Arch Coal's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John W. Eaves, CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Paul A. Lang, Pres & COO (Age 58)
  • Mr. John T. Drexler, CFO & Sr. VP (Age 49)
  • Mr. John A. Ziegler Jr., Sr. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Robert G. Jones, Sr. VP of Law, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 62)

Who are Arch Coal's major shareholders?

Arch Coal's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Monarch Alternative Capital LP (6.56%), State Street Corp (4.04%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (2.28%), Skylands Capital LLC (2.35%), Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC (0.87%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.79%). Company insiders that own Arch Coal stock include Holly K Koeppel, John T Drexler, John W Eaves, Paul A Lang and Robert B Hamill. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Arch Coal.

Which major investors are selling Arch Coal stock?

ARCH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Monarch Alternative Capital LP, Ancora Advisors LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Man Group plc, Millennium Management LLC, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Hancock Whitney Corp and Barclays PLC. Company insiders that have sold Arch Coal company stock in the last year include Holly K Koeppel, John T Drexler, John W Eaves and Paul A Lang. View Insider Buying and Selling for Arch Coal.

Which major investors are buying Arch Coal stock?

ARCH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC, Skylands Capital LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Hexavest Inc., State Street Corp, Alberta Investment Management Corp, Meeder Asset Management Inc. and Rhumbline Advisers. Company insiders that have bought Arch Coal stock in the last two years include Holly K Koeppel and Robert B Hamill. View Insider Buying and Selling for Arch Coal.

How do I buy shares of Arch Coal?

Shares of ARCH 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Arch Coal's stock price today?

One share of ARCH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.02.

How big of a company is Arch Coal?

Arch Coal has a market capitalization of $1.11 billion and generates $2.45 billion in revenue each year. The energy company earns $312.57 million in net income (profit) each year or $15.15 on an earnings per share basis. Arch Coal employs 3,822 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Arch Coal.

What is Arch Coal's official website?

The official website for Arch Coal is http://www.archcoal.com/.

How can I contact Arch Coal?

Arch Coal's mailing address is One City Place Drive Suite 300, ST LOUIS MO, 63141. The energy company can be reached via phone at 314-994-2700.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Arch Coal (NYSE ARCH)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  463 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  541 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,004
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Arch Coal and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ARCH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ARCH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/14/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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